The preview field is separated in two main areas: the current color on bottom and the comparison color on top. By mouse clicking in combination with control key (CTRL) the color of the clicked field will be applied on the other one. After it the current color can be further adjusted so that fine differences to the comparison color become better recognizable.
In the left region of the preview field there is shown the web safe color variant that can be applied by the mouse click. See also: Web Safe Colors
If the current color stays unchanged one second long during the selection, it will be added to the list of recently used colors that can save 32 entries maximal. By clicking on one of the areas the menu with this list can be called. By pulling the edge of the menu its width and the number of visible colors can be adjusted.
- The recent color list is saved in the Windows registry and can be edited or reset with assistance of a registry editor only.