[ADDIN] InsertClarionColor v1.2

Addin: InsertClarionColor
Version: 1.2
Date: Tuesday, 4 June 2013


Insert a clarion color into the text area!


When you are editing clarion source, use the menu item in Edit --> Insert --> Insert Clarion Color... or the icon on the toolbar to insert a clarion color code.


  • Advanced color picker for clarion source code.
  • Converts RGB, HSL and HTML color values to clarion color codes.
  • Select colors using a large color well or from lists of pre-defined Web, Browser-Safe and System colors.
  • Pastes directly into the source editor or if there is no editor active then the clarion color code is optionally copied to the clipboard.

Release Notes

Release: 1.2, 04 June 2013

FIX: Minimum size of window now properly fits all controls. Also the anchor of the selected color box has been improved.
FEATURE: Example text added to the selected color box
FEATURE: Dialog window size and position is persisted

Release: 1.1, 31 May 2013

FIX: RGB and HSL calcualtions were a little off as well as the slider cursor position detection.
FEATURE: Added Clarion decimal value as well as hex
FEATURE: Will attempt to use the highlighted text as the selected color when opening the dialog.

Release: 0.8, 25 April 2012

CHANGE: Removed ClarionAddins global addin dependency.

Release: 0.7, 18 April 2012

CHANGE: Now has ClarionAddins global addin dependency.

Release: 0.6, 1 March 2012

FIX: Detection of active text editor now works for clarion window definition editor and is generally improved for other areas.
FIX: Color lists are now docked inside their container correctly

Release: 0.5, 26 February 2012

FIX: Removed trace output from ZetaColorEditor.

Release: 0.4, 19 October 2011

FEATURE: Experimental new addition, the color picker is now available from a Pad. See :menuselection:View --> Tools --> Insert Clarion Color

Release: 0.3, 22 Aug 2011

CHANGE: Toolbar button is now always enabled
FEATURE: Color picker now has a ‘Clarion code’ entry control which you can use for copy paste of clarion BGR format hex codes.
FEATURE: Color picker now remembers the last selected color.
FEATURE: Returned values are converted to clarion equates where available. This includes system color equates.
FEATURE: If there is no active editor window found a dialog will offering to copy the selected color to the clipboard.

Release: 0.2, 04 June 2011

CHANGE: Preparing for public release of source code. Making the VS project work without dependencies, adding docs, etc
INFO: This project requires the ZetaColorEditor <http://www.codeproject.com/KB/miscctrl/ZetaColorEditor.aspx>_

Release: 0.1, 16 Oct 2010

INFO: Public Release
BLOG: Insert Clarion Color addin <http://www.clarionedge.com/clarion/addins/insert-clarion-color-addin.html>_