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Questions tagged [colors]

Questions about changing the colors of things (usually themes).

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Change Border Color in Windows Photo Viewer in Windows 10

I'm not certain about title, sorry about that. My problem is I want to Photo Viewer like in first photo. Up border is white, but down is blue or whatever my theme is. But I can select both white or ...
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ASUS F542UN laptop colors are washed out, desaturated

I have a new ASUS F542UN-DM017 and the colors are washed out with the nuances just wrong and desaturated. I tried to calibrate with the tool Windows 10 comes with, but not any good. I also tried ...
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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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Is there a way to colour rows that have an idetical value?

Is there a way to automatically colour rows the same colour if they have a field (like ID) that is the same? So something like this
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Turning scanned black and white diagram into specific color in Photoshop

I have a black and white diagram, and want to change the lines of the diagram into a specific hex color in Photoshop (CC). I've erased the background, which I don't need, and in the hue/saturation ...
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Add More Columns to Color Palette in PowerPoint

Can you add more color columns to the color palette (for font/highlight colors) in PowerPoint? I like the existing color palette, but it would be great, if I can pick more colors for my presentations....
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How to fill cell with favorite colors on single click?

I would like to quickly manually mark some cells of interest by changing their background to: light red light green light grey In old versions of Excel, this was easy: it was possible to detach the ...
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Microsoft Word: Text Colour Palette results in GREY-tints (Windows 10)

I have a software problem using Windows 10 and Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 (64 bit). In Microsoft Word the TEXT COLOUR PALETTE doesn't work correctly (in ribbon, tab Start): If I unfold ...
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How to make the blue line in this diagram red?

How to make the blue line in this diagram red?
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Dark colours are blocky when displaying non “flat” images

My new display has a very odd fault. When scenes with a lot of color (gradients etc.) are on screen the blacks and darker colors become strangely pixelated (picture below.) A Photograph of the ...
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vim color scheme breaks when using tmux

I am using Ubuntu 18 LTS, gnome-terminal, with vim 8.0. When I am not using a color scheme, vim looks the same when launched inside or outside of tmux: However, when I use a color scheme (in this ...
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Standard Windows Pick color dialog doesn't allow to enter 3-digit color codes

The standard Windows 7 Pick color dialog allows me to enter only 2 digits into text fields for hue, saturation, luminance and red, green and blue even though possible value range for each field is one ...
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What does each of the color palette entries change the color of?

I've been editing my color profile and experimenting with what each entry changes the color of. For reference this is what I'm talking about: I've looked everywhere for a list of what each color ...
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Change background loading color in Windows 10?

In Windows 10, you can change the colors by going to "Control Panel > Personalization > Colors" and select the color you prefer. This also changes the background color of the windows. When you open a ...
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Colors are washed out on new monitor

I recently bought a second monitor for my laptop but the colors are all washed out and black is grey. This makes reading text on wite background difficult. It's a PHILIPS 223V5LHSB2/00 Led 21.5 inch ...
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Batch Banner colored only

I would like to have the banner that I call always in red let's say and all the other text be white. How can I do ? Thank you. :BANNER CLS echo ___ _ _____ echo ...
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MS Project 2013 font change field only not the row

I am having trouble finding VBA coding to change the font color for just the cell for an amount of $0.00 in the Cost column of an MS Project plan, for instance, to RED. Lots of examples on coloring ...
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Why does tmux require setting 256 color mode manually?

I just logged-in to a machine and realized that the colors changed inside tmux. It seems like even with TERM=xterm-256color and tput colors ⇒ 256 tmux switches to TERM=screen and tput colors ⇒ 8. ...
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How to save output of bash whilst preserving colored text?

When I use some command in bash like npm audit, I can see the output with some colored text. I want to save the output with colored text preserved. I have tried selecting the text and saving in ...
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Does Excel have a function to automatically set background colors for values?

Yesterday I analyzed a files from Torque, an app which logs data from cars and motorcycles. It contained data like RPM, speed, acceleration, throttle position and many more. To get a better overview ...
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How can I set a specific background color on Sublime Text?

Note, I don't want to change or set another Color Scheme. I just want to specify the precise color (R,G,B in Hex) I want for the background (or any part of the sublime window). Is that possible? I ...
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Change the color of tmux pane indicators shown when using “display-pane”

When issuing a command like the following bind Left select-pane -L \; display-pane tmux will display numbers on every pane. The number shown on the active pane will have a different color than the ...
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MacOS Mojave terminal and colour issues

Since I installed Mojave I have 2 issues: My secondary monitor doesn't show colours right, they are somewhat vague from what they used to be. It's like someone washed out the screen. I tried ...
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How to change color of a tab in Firefox Qantum?

I'm trying to change the colour of one or more tabs (not necessarily the one that is currently selected). It need to be at least the bit where the tab title is displayed, not sure how it's called. ...
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What are 10bit displays worth with all sources being saved in 8bit format [duplicate]

From what I know all images you can create with RGB are 24 bit (8 bit per channel). There are new 10 bit monitors coming into daylight these days. What is their advantage over 8 bit, if all (or ...
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Is there any way to script Windows 10's “color filter” feature programmatically?

I'm trying to get Windows 10 to emulate the new "Digital Wellbeing" feature that Google released alongside Android 9. Basically it changes the screen to grey-scale at night-time to try and incentivize ...
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How to copy color of the conditional formatting cell to another excel file

On one sheet I have a data which has conditional formatting color. I want to copy and paste that into another file, I was able to paste value, column width etc. but I couldn't paste the color from ...
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How to change iterm theme with keyboard shortcut?

I want to switch the theme with a keyboard shortcut but I can only find information on switching the colour schemes. I looked in the custom key mappings and the view tab on the menu bar but I couldn't ...
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Powerpoint (or Word): search by regex, change text color

I have a block of text that looks like this: 0000000000000000 N=5955 VAL= 0.24 0.53 0.53 0.53 1.05 0000000000000001 N=2387 VAL= 0.13 0.53 0.53 0.53 0.53 0000000000000010 N=72248 VAL= 0.05 ...
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Running Doom 1 in a Linux virtual machine with 8 bit color

I'm trying to compile and run the original Doom 1 game in a Linux based virtual machine. I've managed to get the source code compiled (from here: https://github.com/id-Software/DOOM) but I can't run ...
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Where to find the meaning of each color coming out of `ls --color`?

Different shells have different colors for different things. Where exactly are those colors assigned? For example, when I ls, I get two similar files but with different color and I would like to know ...
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In MS Excel, how can I create a bubble chart where the color of the bubbles match the color of a cell?

I would like to illustrate a fourth variable (x axis, y axis, bubble size, bubble color), but do not want to artificially split the series into pre-defined groups based on a set of thresholds. Rather, ...
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Windows 10 HP Laptop 15-bs1xx crazy and almost scary glitch

I was using my computer when out of the blue, the entire screen was replaced with rapidly changing rectangles of color accomponied with extremely loud screetching sound. The computer then restarted ...
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Shared outlook calendar

I manage the calendar of a barrister. I'm almost entirely responsible for it. He rarely adds any items himself. I like to colour code (using categories) various events so I can see what's happening ...
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Background color of text, including overflow

I have some cells with text, that overflows into the next column. Now I want to color the background of the text. In Excel I can set the background color of the cell, but is there a way to set the ...
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Color specific filenames (not extensions) in `ls` output like Makefile or CMakeLists.txt

I am currently working on a C++ project. I am using CMake as a build system and I would love to have all the CMake related files (like CMakeLists.txt) colored differently in the ls command output. ...
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How to color only numbers and special characters in a Microsoft Excel cell

Is it possible to color only numbers and special characters of a cell (or column) by conditional formatting or some other similar method? I have created a book in Excel to organize my passwords (or ...
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Chrome window changes color depending on which monitor it's open

After an update Chrome treats its windows differently depending on which monitor the window is running. Instead of explaining what I mean, I'll show a screenshot of two Chrome windows open side by ...
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Running a Powershell command in the Windows CMD and getting colour output

When I run this command in Powershell it outputs with colour. (curl wttr.in -UserAgent curl).Content However when I run the same command in the Windows CMD, I get the same output but with no colour. ...
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Is it possible to sort images by color regardless of the file type in windows 10?

Basically, I have a folder full of color and black and white line drawings. Now I only want to keep the line drawings and I don't want to keep the color images. I could make a script to read each file ...
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Excel conditional formating: use fill color based on a different cell's existing fill color

The following table represents the value I’m working with in Microsoft Excel. +---+----+-----+---------+-----+ | | A | B | C | D | +---+----+-----+---------+-----+ | 1 | | Min | ...
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Color issue in 3D layer Photoshop 2018

I have Photoshop CC 2018. When I make a 3D layer from some shape, the color on it is not covering the whole front side. Original shape: This is the 3D model of that shape: You can see the white ...
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How do I change the color/Style for the Document Map in Notepad++?

For Notepad++ I use the document map a lot, however since I changed the styles around for Batch code it has this strange brown and blue coloring. I've been trying to figure out how to change at least ...
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change Gnome Terminal background color when focused/unfocused

I am using Ubuntu 18 and I was trying to have the background color of my Gnome Terminal changed on the fly when it gets/lost focus (BTW: I do not use Tabs - just one single tab per Terminal) so that I ...
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PDF - printing wrong colour on overlapping objects

I have a fiarly simple file PDF file which contains: a) Black vector rectangle stretched over all the document, for background, filled with 100 K (CMYK colorspace) b) a JPEG image, also in CMYK, with ...
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Change the PuTTY font colour by registry modification

I am following this question that discuss about the putty colour modification. I use the registry modification approach to change the putty colour, which is adopting the Pretty PuTTY registry on Git ...
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Changing colours in Gimp 2.10

I have been supplied a logo sitting on a white background. It is all one layer. I want to change the logo so that it has a transparent background. It is not possible to go back to the person who ...
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ImageMagick not setting color space

I'm writing a Python script to batch-process several thousand images. All images are in sRGB, and I'm trying to make a single collage of them. For this I thought I'd first have ImageMagick create an ...
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Chrome Title Bar Color

Sorry if this isn't the right place for this question. I saw a similar question located here so it seemed like it might be appropriate. A few days ago I mis-clicked something in the Chrome title bar. ...
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Windows 10 Cortana/Search Turned White

I recently got the April update for Windows 10 and immediately I noticed Cortana/Search on the taskbar sticking out like a sore thumb. The seemingly only valid solution available is to turn the app ...