C# Color Names And Codes

Last night i was working on a project of C# and required some color schemes for row color of a grid, and first time i got familiarity with System.Drawing namespace.  Its simply amazing …. really solved my many problems in just playing mode. First i use its colors and thought should share with you people. Some others features will discuss some other time..

Hear are the color codes are taken from the HTML specifications, whose names correspond to the names given for the .KnownColor attributes. For example, to get one of these color schemes, you would write

Color c = Color.FromKnownColor(KnownColor.colorname)

where colorname is from the table below. The values are also supplied; so you could use the FromArgb method to create the color. The following two lines produce the same color:

Color c1 = Color.FromArgb(32,178,170);
Color c2 = Color.FromKnownColor(KnownColor.LightSeaGreen);

In the table, I have assigned the exact color values given. The rendering you actually see will depend upon whether or not your browser honors 24-bit color requests (some browsers will map colors to the “nearest Web palette color”), the adjustments to your monitor, and the corrections your video card applies.


.AliceBlue 240,248,255 .LightSalmon 255,160,122
.AntiqueWhite 250,235,215 .LightSeaGreen 32,178,170
.Aqua 0,255,255 .LightSkyBlue 135,206,250
.Aquamarine 127,255,212 .LightSlateGray 119,136,153
.Azure 240,255,255 .LightSteelBlue 176,196,222
.eige 245,245,220 .LightYellow 255,255,224
.Bisque 255,228,196 .Lime 0,255,0
.Black 0,0,0 .LimeGreen 50,205,50
.BlanchedAlmond 255,255,205 .Linen 250,240,230
.Blue 0,0,255 .Magenta 255,0,255
.BlueViolet 138,43,226 .Maroon 128,0,0
.Brown 165,42,42 .MediumAquamarine 102,205,170
.BurlyWood 222,184,135 .MediumBlue 0,0,205
.CadetBlue 95,158,160 .MediumOrchid 186,85,211
.Chartreuse 127,255,0 .MediumPurple 147,112,219
.Chocolate 210,105,30 .MediumSeaGreen 60,179,113
.Coral 255,127,80 .MediumSlateBlue 123,104,238
.CornflowerBlue 100,149,237 .MediumSpringGreen 0,250,154
.Cornsilk 255,248,220 .MediumTurquoise 72,209,204
.Crimson 220,20,60 .MediumVioletRed 199,21,112
.Cyan 0,255,255 .MidnightBlue 25,25,112
.DarkBlue 0,0,139 .MintCream 245,255,250
.DarkCyan 0,139,139 .MistyRose 255,228,225
.DarkGoldenrod 184,134,11 .Moccasin 255,228,181
.DarkGray 169,169,169 .NavajoWhite 255,222,173
.DarkGreen 0,100,0 .Navy 0,0,128
.DarkKhaki 189,183,107 .OldLace 253,245,230
.DarkMagena 139,0,139 .Olive 128,128,0
.DarkOliveGreen 85,107,47 .OliveDrab 107,142,45
.DarkOrange 255,140,0 .Orange 255,165,0
.DarkOrchid 153,50,204 .OrangeRed 255,69,0
.DarkRed 139,0,0 .Orchid 218,112,214
.DarkSalmon 233,150,122 .PaleGoldenrod 238,232,170
.DarkSeaGreen 143,188,143 .PaleGreen 152,251,152
.DarkSlateBlue 72,61,139 .PaleTurquoise 175,238,238
.DarkSlateGray 40,79,79 .PaleVioletRed 219,112,147
.DarkTurquoise 0,206,209 .PapayaWhip 255,239,213
.DarkViolet 148,0,211 .PeachPuff 255,218,155
.DeepPink 255,20,147 .Peru 205,133,63
.DeepSkyBlue 0,191,255 .Pink 255,192,203
.DimGray 105,105,105 .Plum 221,160,221
.DodgerBlue 30,144,255 .PowderBlue 176,224,230
.Firebrick 178,34,34 .Purple 128,0,128
.FloralWhite 255,250,240 .Red 255,0,0
.ForestGreen 34,139,34 .RosyBrown 188,143,143
.Fuschia 255,0,255 .RoyalBlue 65,105,225
.Gainsboro 220,220,220 .SaddleBrown 139,69,19
.GhostWhite 248,248,255 .Salmon 250,128,114
.Gold 255,215,0 .SandyBrown 244,164,96
.Goldenrod 218,165,32 .SeaGreen 46,139,87
.Gray 128,128,128 .Seashell 255,245,238
.Green 0,128,0 .Sienna 160,82,45
.GreenYellow 173,255,47 .Silver 192,192,192
.Honeydew 240,255,240 .SkyBlue 135,206,235
.HotPink 255,105,180 .SlateBlue 106,90,205
.IndianRed 205,92,92 .SlateGray 112,128,144
.Indigo 75,0,130 .Snow 255,250,250
.Ivory 255,240,240 .SpringGreen 0,255,127
.Khaki 240,230,140 .SteelBlue 70,130,180
.Lavender 230,230,250 .Tan 210,180,140
.LavenderBlush 255,240,245 .Teal 0,128,128
.LawnGreen 124,252,0 .Thistle 216,191,216
.LemonChiffon 255,250,205 .Tomato 253,99,71
.LightBlue 173,216,230 .Turquoise 64,224,208
.LightCoral 240,128,128 .Violet 238,130,238
.LightCyan 224,255,255 .Wheat 245,222,179
.LightGoldenrodYellow 250,250,210 .White 255,255,255
.LightGreen 144,238,144 .WhiteSmoke 245,245,245
.LightGray 211,211,211 .Yellow 255,255,0
.LightPink 255,182,193 .YellowGreen 154,205,50

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