Notepad change background colours [Solved/Closed]

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Hello,

Is it possible to change the background color of notepad? If yes, please help!

I am using Window 7 ultimate.

Thanks!


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approved by Ratnendra Ashok on Dec 20, 2018
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Hello,
  • Download the Notepad++
  • Install it.
  • Open the Notepad++ > Click on Settings > Select Style Configuration > Check the check boxes Enable global foreground color & Enable global foreground color
  • Select your Foreground & Background color
  • Save & Close.


Good Luck.

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rahul209
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thnks jack,

it works

and its a amazing software with so many features

thnks again.....
It works for me also Thanks! :)
This is reallly old, I know.. but I just right clicked the pad and different color options came up :) That was too easy!
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cannot be change color in notepad. Not the same in command promt
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Yes you can .
Start==> Control Panel==>Appearances and Personalization
==>under Personalization open " Change window glass colors"

==>open classic view a pop up will appear then
==>open "Advance Appearance setting"
==> from "Item" menu choose "Windows"
==> choose or custom whatever color you like, then "apply" and "Ok".

this will change the page background on any windows program/application.
***DON'T PRINT WITH THIS FUNCTION ENABLE it will use up your ink***

enjoy.
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Travid is right, you could have changed the color settings of your Command Prompt but in Notepad, there are no such features available.

Thanks.
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Hiya,

Are you reffering to changing the page or the skin color. Please be more specific about the specific task that you wish to complete.

Thanks in advance.
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i am referring to change the page color.
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Yes you can .
Start==> Control Panel==>Appearances and Personalization
==>under Personalization open " Change window glass colors"

==>open classic view a pop up will appear then
==>open "Advance Appearance setting"
==> from "Item" menu choose "Windows"
==> choose or custom whatever color you like, then "apply" and "Ok".

this will change the page background on any windows program/application.
***DON'T PRINT WITH THIS FUNCTION ENABLE it will use up your ink***

enjoy.