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Can these white parts of UI of Windows 10 and 11 be edited without a high contrast theme?

I don't want to use a high contrast theme because that is too uniform and removes transparency; I was able to use a program called SMACC to modify most of the colors that the overall color settings in ...
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How to change Gnome (Fedora Linux) main background color?

How to change Gnome (Fedora 39) theme's main grey background color without changing desktop background image/color?
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How to delete all the color presets in iTerm2?

I imported a bunch of iTerm color presets from a github repo (didn't count, but it is 50+ if I need to take a guess). I know how to delete each of these individual color presets, but is there any way ...
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Can't change Libreoffice Base from dark mode

I am running Libreoffice 7.5.4.2 in a Mac Mini with an M1 chip. I used to run LibreOffice 7.3.1.3 on the same computer. When I opened my databases on 7.3.1.3, they opened all with a gray background, ...
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System theme broken with Firefox 115, any way to fix it?

My Firefox was just updated to 115 and the system theme is (in my opinion) broken: the tab bar gets a "selected" color all the time while the windows is active, which is horrendous. It was ...
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How to change icon selection colour on Windows 11 desktop?

I am using Windows 11 and have noticed some major UI changes since it's release. One such UI change I noticed is the icon on desktop when selected with mouse click a translucent box appears showing ...
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Change Title Bar Color in Microsoft Office365 Applications

I have Microsoft Office 365 and each application has its own color for the title bars. For example, Excel is a solid green: Outlook is blue: OneNote is purple: and so on. Is there any way to ...
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ssh'd-to terminal background becomes white only from WSL2

I read email with mutt on an Ubuntu 18 host, which I ssh into. When I ssh from macOS 11 (via iTerm2, if that matters) or from another Ubuntu 18 host, all is well. But when I ssh from WSL2 (running ...
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Why in 'Windows Terminal' in some color schemes black color matches the background color?

I use the "Windows Terminal" in the "Windows 10" system. Recently I noticed that in some command line applications, parts of messages disappear. It turned out that the authors of ...
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Edit Windows 11 theme's background/text colours other than "Contrast themes"?

I think the dark theme of Windows 11 lacks contrast for me. For example, the background of is not dark enough, and the text colour is not white enough. But theme customisation does not seem to allow ...
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How to turn Win11 taskbar entirely black?

Windows 11 has a dark mode and a custom color picker for the taskbar. But both won't turn it totally black. It always keeps this blackish-grey collor accent, even if you pull the custom color slider ...
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Set wallpaper to black and hide hidden files on remote desktop login

My workplace recently introduced some changes to how our Windows 10 remote sessions work. Every time I log into a new RDP session, the wallpaper is set to a ghastly grey background with a raster ...
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Dolphin FIle Manager on Windows - Dark Theme

I am using Dolphin File Manger for obvious reasons (tabs, split views, remembers what's open, filters, functioning searches and tons others) on Windows and to this date I haven't been able to force it ...
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Why does my colorscheme sometimes get all messed in GVIM on Windows 10?

I have recently added the following code to $MYGVIMRC (which otherwise has been unchanged for years and has been working fine) to have my GVIM (8.2) on Windows 10 switch background automatically ...
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How can I configure the Dark Reader Google Chrome extension so that the Filter+ mode is only activated for PDFs?

How can I configure the Dark Reader Google Chrome extension so that the Filter+ mode is only activated for PDFs? For the other webpages I want to keep the dynamic mode.
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Restart/Power off background color does not follow Accent color

Basically the title. I have a weird issue with Restart/Power Off background color does not follow Accent color in Personalize settings. I personally want it to be Gray color, but it remains in Blue no ...
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Sign out/Restart/Power off background color stuck on Blue. Blue flash on lock-screen

I have installed a third party black theme for my system: Gray Dark by KDr3w on DeviantArt: https://www.deviantart.com/kdr3w/art/Gray-Dark-807271550 Problem: Everything was perfect until recent system ...
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What does the 'Scrollbar' setting do in a Windows 7 Theme file?

In a Windows 7 .theme file, there is a setting entitled Scrollbar. One would think it is RGB colors for the scrollbar. But after changing the values for that setting within a .theme file, I see no ...
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How to use different Color Theme in Ms word document?

I have a document with 3 pages, in each page I have a table for which I want to use I different color theme. In MS Word 365 I go to Design menu and then option Colors and select desired color theme. ...
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What numeric representational scheme is being used to represent the colors in this .ini file?

I am modifying an .ini settings file to change the colors of a Windows application. The existing colors are all represented by decimal integers, ranging from -16777201 to 536870911. Obviously, those ...
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How do I get default theme, font and UI of Visual Studio Code in Visual Studio 17?

I understand Visual Studio is an IDE and Visual Studio Code is an "editor" but writing code in Visual Studio Code is damn faster and easier. I just love the UI. I feel there might be an extension in ...
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Chrome Dark Mode - Improve behaviour

I'm running Chrome on Windows 10. Windows is running in dark mode, and I've enabled the chrome://flags/#enable-force-dark flag for Chrome (set to Enabled, rather than any of the more complex options)....
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How can I change the grey background of the PDF preview in Google Chrome to black?

How can I change the grey background of the PDF preview in Google Chrome to black? For example, on https://arxiv.org/pdf/1808.06394.pdf: using this code in the console (and disabling the Dark Reader ...
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How can I preview PDFs with Google Chrome in dark mode?

How can I preview PDFs with Google Chrome in dark mode / reverse color? By default it is white colored: Followed-up by my asking How can I change the grey background of the PDF preview in Google ...
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Is it possible to remove 'Standard Colors' section in PowerPoint 2010 color palette?

By creating template in PowerPoint 2010, is it possible to remove 'Standard Colors' section from the color palette drop-down menu so that only custom theme colors would be available to use?
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Solarized Dark PuTTY isn't displaying correctly

If I do ls on PuTTY with no color settings changed, it changes the font color of directories to make everything easier to read. I'm trying to change the colors to the solarized-dark theme, since ...
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How to change color scheme of Win+X PowerShell shortcut?

So, to change the color scheme of normal cmd and powershell windows I used this, and it works: https://wiki.mbirth.de/know-how/software/windows/tango-colours-console.html However, I cannot find any ...
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Programs and Features has a different color scheme, how to reset

Hello after running disk cleanup for previously installed windows, programs and features has a different color scheme. How can I reset it to what it should look like?
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Color Blind Red->Orange Green->Blue

I'm Red-to-Green colorblind and working with VS Code. I would like to override all Red and Green text colors throughout the entire editor. Red would be changed to Orange, and Green would be changed to ...
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Vim colorscheme + resize = weird borders

I am using Vim 8.1. Recently I started using colorschemes. With colorschemes (whether default schemes like desert or plugin schemes like gruvbox) all works great except when I resize my window. Say I ...
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Wordpress appearance button

Is it possible to place an appearance button on wordpress site. For example to make background bit dark or bit light or other colour. This feature is available on native apps. If it can be done on ...
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How do I set Windows PowerShell ISE default theme?

Whenever I change the theme in the PowerShell ISE options on Windows 10 to Light on Light it doesn't keep it when I restart, it goes back to the default Dark on Light. How can I set/force Light on ...
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How do I get a solarized color theme in Microsoft Visual Studio?

I'm used to using my IDE with the Solarized Dark color theme. I recently switched to Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 and want to continue using that color theme. When I search for solarized in the ...
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Windows 10, High contrast theme & Firefox - does not show some images

When using high contrast theme on Windows 10, Firefox can use this setting and I find it very useful feature as I can set the background color globally. But there are some issues with images in ...
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How to edit/change/modify the Syntax Highlighting Color in VS Code

How to edit/change/modify the Syntax Highlighting Color in VS Code, ie for Autohotkey and/or Markdown languages? For example: Im using the High Contrast theme (black background), and in that theme, ...
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Sublime Text and VS Code as Note Taking or Diary or Organizer App

Sublime Text or VS Code as Note Taking or Diary or Organizer App, or any Blacked-Theme App. I really like typing in either Sublime Text and/or VS-Code because of the all-dark-theme those two have. I ...
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Visual Studio 2017 Theme Issues

I'm not sure how this happened but my text editor box is light themed while the rest of the application is dark themed. I have tried resetting the theme, restarting my computer, going through each ...
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Is it possible to change the Windows Color Scheme with a macro?

E.g., 32-bit Windows 7 here: The alternative is tediously going through the Control Panel each time you want to switch.
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Fixing the colours of cells in Excel when changing the values of these cells

Here is an example of 4 cells in my workbook. 26 99 2 1 The workbook is coloured according to the rules 100=red 0=yellow, where things closer to 0 are more yellow and things closer to 100 are ...
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How to change background to white in Windows 10

I need to place a custom image in desktop background in windows 10. I have placed it centered, but because the image is smaller than the screen, the rest of it is filled with black color. I tried to ...
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iTerm Color Scheme | Profile Command

I'm using prezto with iTerm and in my .zshrc, I have the following line that changes the color scheme: sh ~/.vim/plugins/gruvbox/gruvbox_256palette_osx.sh However, sometimes when I click ⌘ + R, I ...
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How to change background in this PowerPoint slide?

Color of slide's background I'm preparing a presentation for my University class, but I have a problem with changing color of my slide. Here's this particular slide: One of my slides: On the left ...
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How to change the blue foreground color of text in PHPStorm?

How to change the blue foreground color of text in PHPStorm IDE? I would like to be a Cyan color (#00B0F6).
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Notepad++ user-defined color scheme not working for javascript

None of the words in the user defined style written in the user defined box have the differentiated style in them. When I try to add user keywords in the keywords style the highlight works properly. ...
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Changing File Explorer Background Color Windows 8.1

I want to change the white flourish background color of default file explorer in Windows 8.1 Pro. Its hard to see white background color every time people with weak eye-sight or for continuous ...
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how to change putty's default color for the directory?

I find some better looking color themes for putty, but the default coloring for the directory names are just anoying as you can see below, it makes me so hard to see the name of those directories, how ...
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Custom theme color in windows 10

I'm using Windows 10 build 10586. I want to set a custom color for titlebars and start. I have tried multiple methods described in tutorials but all of them shows the right color in the settings but ...
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Eclipse - How to change background color of tooltips for hidden text/too long text

I use Eclipse Mars dark theme and have been trying to get colors right to my best effort. When you mouseover/hover an item which has a text too long and got partially hidden by window, a tooltip ...
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How to change Windows 10 task bar jump list color?

I can change the colors of the task bar and with Classic Shell the start menu, but the Task Bar jump lists remain black. Is there a way to change the background color of these?
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Window Color and Appearance removed in Win10?

I just upgraded my PC to Win10 but cannot find the dialog "Window Color and Appearance". In Win7, it should be at: Control Panel => Appearance and Personalization => Personalization => Window ...
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