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I had no idea that a simple topic of colors could have so many options in DriveWorks. Today I received an email from Glen Smith. (Yes, though you cannot prove it by his blog, he is still alive.) …. To show he still has some sweet automation skills, he made a little DriveWorks Live page showing three other color selection methods. Goto: http://live.driveworks.co.uk/ Log in as “Jeff” and leave the password blank. After you’ve read the directions, click on the […]
Since my post about color selection in DriveWorks Solo, I’ve had several questions if DriveWorks Pro had better options. It does. With Pro, you have a lot more control over your input forms…you can replace your typical radio buttons, check boxes, etc. with pictures. As a simple example, in the image below, it may appear you are looking at six color swatches, but actually those are radio buttons! Your users can click on the color picture. You still can use […]
I’ve done some research. Even though all pictures from 1903 are in black and white, there were actually eight colors back then! Red, yellow, blue, green, orange, brown, purple, and black. If life would have stayed like that everything would be simpler. Sadly, someone let the hippies have their way, and now there are many more colors. Most I have no idea what they look like by name alone. Thus if you give me a simple list of colors it has […]