Application Colors

Sets the colors for the LibreOffice user interface. You can save the current settings as color scheme and load them later.

To access this command...

Choose - LibreOffice - Application Colors.

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Color scheme

Save and delete color schemes.


Selects the color scheme you want to use.


Saves the current settings as a color scheme that you can reload later. The name is added to the Scheme box.

Name of color scheme

Enter a name for the color scheme.


Deletes the color scheme shown in the Scheme box. You cannot delete the Default scheme.


Select the colors for the user interface elements.

To apply a color to a user interface element, ensure that the checkbox in front of the name is marked. To hide a user interface element, clear the check box.

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Some user interface elements cannot be hidden.

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In order to enhance cursor visibility, if the user sets the application background color between 40% and 60% gray, it is automatically changed to 40% gray.

The Automatic color setting changes the user interface element to the preset color from the color scheme.

The color settings for "Visited links" and "Unvisited links" only apply to documents created after the settings are applied.