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Export a Color Scheme

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Select the Progress AppBuilder client you are currently using for development.


This operation is applicable only to the classic Windows desktop client.

For backup and sharing, you can export existing color schemes.


  • Verify that the classic Windows desktop client is running and you are logged in.
  • Verify that you have opened the code for your app in AppBuilder.



This operation is not available in the in-browser client.


This operation is not available in the universal desktop client.


  1. In the title bar, click your user name and select Options.
  2. In the General tab, click Text EditorColor Schemes.
  3. Select the color scheme that you want to export.
  4. In the Choose a color scheme bar, click Export.
  5. (Optional) Select storage location for the exported theme.
  6. (Optional) Rename the exported theme.
  7. Click Save.
  8. Click Ok.

Visual Studio

This operation is not available in the extension for Visual Studio. To modify the appearance of your code editor, see How to: Change Fonts and Colors in the Editor.


To perform this operation, apply the approach, extension or tools available for your current IDE.

Next Steps

Add color schemes.

See Also

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