Issue 102036 - "Eyedropper" for matching color and quick color picking
Summary: "Eyedropper" for matching color and quick color picking
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of issue 36068
Alias: None
Product: Draw
Classification: Application
Component: formatting (show other issues)
Version: OOo 1.0.3
Hardware: All All
: P3 Trivial (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: requirements
QA Contact: issues@graphics
Keywords: oooqa
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Reported: 2009-05-18 16:25 UTC by garyap
Modified: 2009-10-07 18:52 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description garyap 2009-05-18 16:25:47 UTC
Many drawing programs (e.g. Inkscape) have a function to match colors that
already exist in the document.  Often it's represented by an eyedropper icon. 
Using the eyedropper cursor, one clicks on a point or drags over a region, and
the color of that point (or average color for a region) is displayed.  Or
better, transferred directly to a selected object.  I'm importing files created
elsewhere, and not having this feature has stopped me cold in my project.

Surely this functionality exists, but I just haven't found it, in which case I

Surely this is a duplicate request, but I just haven't found it, in which case I
Comment 1 wolframgarten 2009-05-19 07:52:15 UTC
Changed to enhancement.
Comment 2 ace_dent 2009-10-07 18:35:10 UTC
Amended Summary slightly.

To manage the many suggestions for enhancing the color palette, I have created a
meta-issue here:
Issue 105642 - Re-design and UI improvements for color palettes

The purpose of the new issue is for management only, it does not duplicate
specific design requests (that we wish to capture).

Many thanks,
Comment 3 ace_dent 2009-10-07 18:51:57 UTC
Duplicate of:
Issue 36068 - Show RGB values in Eyedropper/ quick color matching and picking

*** This issue has been marked as a duplicate of 36068 ***
Comment 4 ace_dent 2009-10-07 18:52:54 UTC
Closing as a duplicate.