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Chapter 10. Choose Colors > To choose a custom color:

To choose a custom color:

1.
Click the Foreground or Background color square on the Toolbox.

or

Click the Foreground or Background color square on the Color palette, if it’s already active.

or

Double-click the Foreground or Background color square on the Color palette, if it’s not active.

Note: If the color square you click on isn’t a Custom color, the Color Picker dialog box will open. Click Custom to open the Custom Colors dialog box.

2.
Choose a matching guide system from the Book pop-up menu . You’ll notice some new PANTONE choices.



3.
Type a number—that swatch will become selected.

or

Click a color on the vertical color slider, then click a swatch on the left side of the dialog box .

4.
Optional: Click Picker to return to the Color Picker.

5.
Click OK.

Tip

To load a matching system palette onto the Swatches palette, see page 184.



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