Put the hex on Mac OS X’s Color Picker

Friday, October 10th, 2014

Put the hex on Mac OS X’s Color Picker.

This is a lifesaver for creating your own marcom content.  Creating a color palette for use on your Mac can be a real headache because Mac OS X provides no Hex code management of color.  So once you’ve painstakingly created your beautiful web and print compatible company color palette, you have to convert all those nice hex colors into RGB color codes to build them into your Mac palette.

Following Jeff Porter’s simple instructions will put Hex codes into the Mac color picker – ba-da-bing!

Here’s the Mac-standard color picker, and color picker following Jeff’s instructions to install the free  RCWebColorPicker:

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 6.04.24 PM

OEM OS X Color Picker

Color Picker Hex-Enabled

Color Picker Hex-Enabled

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