ColorCache ver.18.104.22.168 | 3 MB
This compact utility is the color designers equivalent of the Swiss Army Penknife. ColorCache packs in a color picker, color scheme generator, web preview tools, a color scheme management system and much more. Designed to fit seamlessly with the way you work, ColorCache sits quietly in the system tray ready to be summoned with a simple mouse click or key press. Compatible with most graphics programs, ColorCache is a popular choice for professionals and home users alike
The color picker will harvest colors from anywhere on your computer screen, including web pages, photographs and images. It can be invoked with a single key press. It's only on-screen presence is a small magnifier around your cursor. Selected colors will be automatically saved to a palette, and/or copied to the clipboard in a format of your choosing ready to be pasted into your favorite applications. If none of the built-in color formats suit simply define your own!
Manage, Store, Import / Export your Color Schemes
Color schemes can be organized into palettes and palette collections for easy storage and management. Palettes and collections can be imported / exported in numerous formats - ColorCache is compatible with most popular graphics programs including Photoshop (.ACT, .ACO), Paintshop Pro (.PAL), Illustrator (.AI) and Freehand (.ACF). Palettes can also be exported as XML and CSS.
Generate Color Schemes in an Instant
The palette builder allows you to generate beautiful color schemes at the click of a button. Simply choose a base color and let the built-in color formulas instantly produce a selection of color schemes. Choose from harmonies, complements, analogous colors and more. Adjust the base color using the sliders or color wheel and watch your color scheme change before your eyes, from vibrant colors to subtle pastel shades.
Create Your Own Color Formulas
ColorCache comes with a wide range of built-in color formulas. If you can't find what you want you can easily edit existing formulas or define your own using the powerful formula editor.
Reverse Engineer Color Formulas
You can even reverse engineer formulas from an existing color scheme. If you see a web color scheme that you like let ColorCache reproduce it for you in a variety of different hues and shades.