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Creating a New Text Color Palette


The configuration pane for the Color variable changes depending on the column data type.

In the Web Authoring, when a text column is added to the Color variable, the configuration pane displays the color associated with each categorical item, as specified with a default color palette (e.g., Twenty Eight Colors).


1.     On the Text section, click the  Add Palette  icon.

The Next Text Palette dialog displays.


2.     Enter the Title then click .

3.     Select the Number of Colors in the drop-down list. Default is 28 colors.

The Other list is updated accordingly.

4.    To set the colors, you can do one of the following:

·        Click the Color box to display the Color dialog and set the Hex color code, RGB, or HSL value

·        Enter the Hex color code

·        Enter the HTML color name   


5.     Click .

The new text color palette is added in the list (e.g., Sixteen Colors). Note that it can be deleted.