Color Picker

Color Picker

Search for the perfect color via an stylish color picker in a popup.

What is Color Picker?
'Color Picker' is a Firefox add-on designed with a stylish popup which provides an easy user interface to search and select colors. It's not designed to pick colors from web pages but lets users choose and copy colors from its UI. Post selection, it updates the color values in six different formats. It also provides options to delete the color history and previews the previously selected colors in the form of solid circles.
Stats
Version: 0.1.2 (Last updated: 2021-06-30)
Creation date: 2018-01-14
Weekly download count: 567
Firefox on Android: Yes
Risk impact: Very low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • storage
  • contextMenus
Size: 71.14K
URLs: Website
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Color Picker
Color Picker (v1.1.1)
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Summary

Color Picker is handy addon that let you easily search for your desired color via an stylish popup.

Simply click on the toolbar icon to view the UI. Once the UI is shown you will see a popup with 4 different sections. On the top, there is a toolbar with 3 buttons. In the middle, there is a big icon (color-palette icon) which can be used to render the native color picker UI. Click on this icon to pick a new color.

Please note that, depending on your browser and OS, the native color picker UI may vary significantly. Once you chose a color, the table on the right-side will be updated with color values in six different formats. For the first time when you open the color picker UI, please click on the "Basic colors" section once, otherwise the addon will not be able to select and save your color.

At the bottom of the UI, you will see a table with all the selected colors in solid-circles. If you click on a circle, the current color will change to the selected circle color. Moreover, if you want to delete all circles, pleased press on the - Clear History - button at the top toolbar.

Note: this add-on is NOT designed to pick colors from your screen (i.e. web pages). It just let you choose and copy colors from its UI.

Note: to report bugs, please fill the bug report form in the addon's homepage.

User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Very useful and practical
Cons
  • Does not pick colors from web pages
  • Lacks an eye-dropper tool
  • Instructions do not match user interface
  • Misleading name
Most mentioned
  • No eye-dropper tool
  • Cannot pick colours from the page
  • Misleading name/functionality
Recent reviews
by 0Wits, 2024-04-18

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Safety
Risk impact

Color Picker is safe to use. It does not request any sensitive permissions.

Risk likelihood

Color Picker has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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