IntelliJ IDEA 2019.3 Help

Color Picker

This dialog opens when you do any of the following:

  • Click a specific color on language-specific subpages of the Editor | Color Scheme page of the Settings/Preferences dialog Ctrl+Alt+S.

  • Press Ctrl+Shift+A and search for the Show Color Picker action.

Use this dialog to find the exact RGB, HSB and hex values of any color component.



the Color Picker icon

Click this eyedropper to navigate to the object and obtain its color RGB or HSB as well as its color hex values.

Color mixer

Use this area to select a color.

Stack of colors

This area displays colors that were last selected.


Move the slider upwards to make to colors in the Color mixer area brighter; move the slider down to make colors darker.


Click this button to select a color from the Color Mixer area, or the Stack of colors.


Click this button to omit saving the color information.

Last modified: 26 April 2020