Mathematica 9 is now available
Services & Resources / Wolfram Forums
-----
 /
MathGroup Archive
1997
*January
*February
*March
*April
*May
*June
*July
*August
*September
*October
*November
*Archive Index
*Ask about this page
*Print this page
*Give us feedback
*Sign up for the Wolfram Insider

MathGroup Archive 1997

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

RGBColor vs Hue in Background->

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg8499] RGBColor vs Hue in Background->
  • From: Sean Ross <seanross at worldnet.att.net>
  • Date: Tue, 2 Sep 1997 16:15:48 -0400
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

I wanted to color-code sections of my program, so I used the "Show
Expression" on the cell headings and added a Background->Hue[x,y,z]
option.  When I take the program to another computer, of course the
colors come out a little different so I want to edit them.  The problem
is that the front end automatically changes my Hue option to an RGBColor
option whenever I save the file.  I personally don't like working with
RGBColor specifications and don't like the color selector because what I
need to change is the saturation of the color, not the shade.

#1- is there a way to make the front end stop changing my Hue's to
RGBColors?
#2-is there a convenient way to convert an RGBColor specification to a
Hue specification(I don't want to copy by hand from the colorselector
and divide by 255)?



  • Prev by Date: Re: Solve
  • Next by Date: Hyperlinks in Mathematica 3.0 notebooks.
  • Previous by thread: Re: Solve
  • Next by thread: Hyperlinks in Mathematica 3.0 notebooks.