iPalette
Requires Mac OS X 10.5+

Version History

v2.2 (March 17, 2010)
  • updated RGB sliders to display color scales
  • global panel now uses native HUD window style
  • added option to display gloss over colorwells
  • added web-safe preview feature
  • improved undo/redo functionality
  • removed 'make global window visible at startup' preferences
  • rearranged menu items and changed text
  • updated Sparkle to version 1.5b6
  • updated app icon and with higher resolution
  • other gui changes
  • fixed bug where no color is selected in global panel if open at startup
  • fixed bug in rgb tool that prevented the use of the text fields
  • fixed tooltip of global color wells not displaying correct format
  • fixed bug exporting favorites items
v2.1.3 (September 24, 2007)
  • added ability to group favorite items
  • implemented undo and redo
  • some GUI changes
v2.1.2 (July 29, 2007)
  • fixed bug where global panel was unmovable after dragging color info text
  • fixed bug where color info text became highlighted at wrong times
  • other minor changes
v2.1.1 (June 19, 2007)
  • added ability to export and import palettes and favorites
  • added tooltip for selected magnify color
  • checking for new versions fixed to work with new URL
v2.1 (November 8, 2006)
  • added ability to drag colorwell colors to text
  • added ability to drag hex or rgb text into colorwells to change its color
  • added ability to drag selected magnify color
  • added ability to drag global colors
  • global palette colorwells can now recieve colors dropped from other color wells
v2.0 (September 21, 2006)
  • main selected color index now saved
  • added help documentation
  • re-added row ordering in favorites table
  • re-added ability to check for updates
v2.0b1 (September 14, 2006)
  • Completely re-written in Cocoa Objective-C
  • Universal Binary
  • Improved magnify tool
  • Choose percent amount in blend tool
  • New global palette window look
  • Drag-n-drop color values
  • More contextual menu options
  • Rgb float values
  • Added rgb websafe format
  • Removed ability to drag-n-drop colors to text
  • Removed ability to drag text in hex format to color wells
  • Removed favorites table row re-ordering
  • Removed websafe preview
  • Removed checking for new updates
v1.7.1 (December 27, 2005)
  • [FIX] bug where iPalette would crash if saving first palette using "+" button instead of context menu
v1.7 (December 26, 2005)
  • added ability to save the current colors to the "favorites" window
  • changes regarding the way preferences are stored
  • the tooltip of each colorwell will now display its hex value
  • improved icon to be more aqua-like
  • [FIX] minor bug in hex window
v1.6 (December 7, 2005)
  • iPalette no longer opens a new window when brought to the front because it caused problems
  • Preferences activated to provide more options and flexibility to the users
  • more support for shorthand hex values
  • cleaned up a lot of the code
v1.5.1 (November 30, 2005)
  • bringing iPalette to front opens new window if closed previously
  • the four color wells no longer get disabled when hex window is open
  • selected color in global window now gets saved
  • minor GUI changes
  • [FIX]fixed bug introduced in v1.5 where sliders stopped working after using color shortcut keys
  • [FIX]minor bug in "Check for updates..." that occurs only for bug versions (ie. v1.5.1)
v1.5 (November 28, 2005)
  • added a color blending tool which mixes two colors together
  • added "Check for Updates..." to inform you of new releases
  • added "Add to all colors" option in the magnify window
  • window positions are now saved
  • pressing globe button now opens and closes global window instead of just open
  • redesigned the hex tool window
  • [FIX]fixed bug where opening hex tool while magnify window is open causes RGB fields to stay disabled
  • [FIX]fixed bug where the Color menu item stays highlighted when using shortcut keys
v1.4 (November 22, 2005)
  • now able to open/close global palette window
  • global palette window is closed when first opening iPalette
  • now able to type hex values for multiple colors simultaneously
  • typing hex values now recognizes shorthand values (ie. #ccc, #36c)
  • right-clicking on websafe button now gives shorthand version
  • added "Send to current" button in magnify window
  • [FIX]tabbing through RGB fields no longer causes sliders to not work
v1.3 (November 15, 2005)
  • color values are now saved when closing iPalette
  • added "Magnify Tool" to quickly capture colors on monitor
  • closing main window no longer closes the whole application
  • more compact global palette window
  • Few GUI changes
  • updated iPalette icon
  • [FIX]fixed bug with RGB fields when typing more than 3 digits
v1.2.2 (Novermber 6, 2005)
  • added global palette window that floats above all apps
v1.2.1 (October 26, 2005)
  • added cmd-w shortcut to close about window
  • "RGB" is now default and right-click on clipboard copies "rgb" instead
  • added more contexual menu items for color wells
  • [FIX]values get updated when resetting current color from context menu
  • [FIX]rgb fields should now work the way they should when typing in values
v1.2 (October 22, 2005)
  • added contextual menus for color wells
  • added more menu items
  • right-clicking clipboard button for hex value puts "#" in front of value
  • right-clicking clipboard button for rgb value copys RGB instead of rgb
  • hex edit field changes text to current color when radio button is pressed
  • when dragging a color to text it pastes hex value without "#" in front
  • [FIX]RGB fields only allow numbers to be entered
v1.1 (October 19, 2005)
  • "RGB" changed to "rgb" by user request
  • Few interface changes
  • [FIX]RGB edit fields work better (still not 100%)
  • [FIX]Can no longer press spacebar in rgb fields
v1.0 (October 17, 2005)
  • iPalette released