Colortypist Web Color

Type a color name/code, and see it fill your screen in real-time, while you type.

"Colortypist is a phenomenal download to have." (CNET)

Key Features

  • View Any Web Color

    Type or paste the name or HTML code of any web color, and see it fill your entire screen, in real-time, while you type.

  • Type In Any Format

    Enter color names, HTML codes, RGB triplets or integer values. And easily convert between any of these formats.

  • Wallpaper Changer

    Easily set your favorite tint as your Desktop Wallpaper. You may get a more modern looking Desktop, and a faster PC.

  • Copy And Reuse

    Copy and reuse html colors in external apps, for various purposes. Such as generating web color schemes, or palettes.

  • Save As Images

    Generate and save images of any size, filled with the color of your choice. For anonymous profile images, or backgrounds.

  • Save As Portable Files

    Save any color in a tiny HTML file. Then open the file and view the color in any browser, on any PC, tablet or smartphone.

  • Paste From Anywhere

    Paste colors into Colortypist. From any external site or app, such as a web color picker, or a HTML color wheel.

  • Easy To Use

    Colortypist has a clean and easy to use interface. Type colors in the large edit box, and use the menus for the main functions.

  • Useful And Fun

    Learn web color names by trial and error. Or have fun by typing weird color names, or words that are also color codes.

More Details


  • CNET

    "It's clear that this program was not only made for graphic designers, but by them, as well." (Editors' Rating: Excellent)
  • Rocky Bytes

    "Just really like discovering different colors? Colortypist is the application for you." (Rocky Bytes Score: Five Stars – It Rocks!)
  • gHacks

    "Colortypist, Realtime Desktop Wallpaper Color Selector: a better way of experimenting with background colors."

More Reviews


  • Colortypist menu screenshot

    Quickly access features, such as setting a solid color Desktop wallpaper.

  • Portable Html color file screenshot

    Save colors the portable way: in a tiny html file, that you can open anywhere.

  • Colortypist Html color word screenshot

    Have fun discovering words that are also HTML color codes. For example #facade.