Toolbars - Palette

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The Palette toolbar allows you to edit the palettes and the colors used in your font.

 

The palette drop down list shows the active palette. You can add and/or remove palettes by clicking the + and - buttons. Note that there must be at least one palette.

The foreground and background color selectors allow you to set the fore- and background colors that will be used in FontCreator's Glyph Edit windows, Preview toolbar and Font Overview. Note that each palette has it's own fore- and background colors.

The Palette entries list the current available colors for the active palette. You can modify a color by selecting the color and using the sliders, edit fields or the color chooser. Use the Apply button to process the changes. You can use the + and - buttons to add or remove colors. Note that only unused colors can be removed.

The Foreground palette color is a special color that depends on the font color that the user or host application has set as active font color.