Ask Your Question
0

Naming custom colors

asked 2018-09-05 01:54:41 +0200

Snotnose gravatar image

I create maps in Draw consisting of boxes connected by lines. Boxes represent things like pumps, valves, water tanks, and such. I color code the boxes, so all pumps are sky-blue, valves green, etc. No, I'm not mapping plumbing devices, where different boxes would do the job. These are just examples to keep a long story short.

When I go to a new site I start from scratch, mapping the network, assigning colors, etc.

Problem is, I can never remember is this box orange, yellow 3, or whatever. I go to a known box, right click->area, then see what color it is and assign the new box that color.

Is it possible to create 10-15 colors where I can specify the name and assign them values like sky-blue, chart 2, orange 3, etc?

That is, when I make a new box and want to assign it a color I can choose from server, pump, water tower, etc; instead of sky-blue, orange 3, chart 4, etc?

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

1 Answer

Sort by » oldest newest most voted
0

answered 2018-09-05 11:57:19 +0200

ebot gravatar image

Open Draw. From the menu, choose Format> Slide Properties .... In the "Page Setup" dialog box, click on the "Background" tab and click on the Color button. On the right side of "New" you can choose a color via RGB or HEX or the button Select .

image description

Select on the left, e.g. the color palette "Custom" (Benutzerdefiniert). Click on the button Add below. In the "Name" dialog box, enter a name, e.g. "Pump" on.

image description

Click OK and OK. If you now use the lines or fill color, select the "Custom" palette. Now you can use your new color.

image description

edit flag offensive delete link more

Comments

With me Win-10-1803-64-Bit, LibreOffice Version: 6.0.6.2 (x64).

ebot gravatar imageebot ( 2018-09-05 11:58:20 +0200 )edit
Login/Signup to Answer

Question Tools

1 follower

Stats

Asked: 2018-09-05 01:54:41 +0200

Seen: 38 times

Last updated: Sep 05 '18