AutoCAD Map 3D General

Reply
Distinguished Contributor
Posts: 657
Registered: ‎04-29-2007
Message 1 of 5 (314 Views)
Accepted Solution

color saturation

314 Views, 4 Replies
09-20-2012 12:08 PM

Is there a way to find the RGB color saturation for attached FDO objects when they are themed. I have looked under properties but there does not seem to be a way to find it. I would like to use the same color saturation for text in the drawing that has the attached shp files. Autocad map 2013.

 

Thanks

 

John

*Expert Elite*
Murph
Posts: 1,867
Registered: ‎11-13-2006
Message 2 of 5 (309 Views)

Re: color saturation

09-20-2012 03:18 PM in reply to: JohnPM

If you save the themed layers to a .layer file you can open the .layer file with an xml reader or notepad and get the colors in hexadecimal notation which you then can find the RBG. http://www.w3schools.com/html/html_colors.asp

Murph
Supportting the troops daily.
Distinguished Contributor
Posts: 657
Registered: ‎04-29-2007
Message 3 of 5 (306 Views)

Re: color saturation

09-20-2012 03:41 PM in reply to: Murph
I will give that a try. thanks John
*Expert Elite*
antoniovinci
Posts: 1,495
Registered: ‎06-03-2011
Message 4 of 5 (283 Views)

Re: color saturation

09-22-2012 06:04 AM in reply to: JohnPM

The quickest way to achieve that goal, in my opinion, is:

 

1] in Autocad view, click Print Screen

2] in the free Irfanview, press CTRL-V

3] now SHIFT-LEFT MOUSE to copy the hex RGB value to the clipboard (e.g. black = 000000, white FFFFFF, yellow FFFF00, and so on)

Distinguished Contributor
Posts: 657
Registered: ‎04-29-2007
Message 5 of 5 (259 Views)

Re: color saturation

09-23-2012 02:42 PM in reply to: antoniovinci
I found the solution by selecting the fill color in the style editor and going to more colors. The RGB saturation is already selected for the feature as the default. I did not see this earlier. It would be helpful to have this available in the properties of a checked out feature. Thanks John

You are not logged in.

Log into access your profile, ask and answer questions, share ideas and more. Haven't signed up yet? Register

Announcements
Welcome to the new Autodesk Community!
If this is your first visit, click here to get started and make the most of the Community. Let us know what you think of the new experience in the Community Feedback Forum.

Need installation help?

Start with some of our most frequented solutions to get help installing your software.

Ask the Community