Here’s a fast overview to help you get started.
Click on an icon or scroll down to view QuickStart Guide.
You have created a wonderful palette. Now what? Let’s save it to File Exchange.
SHARE, LOAD, DELETE
You can Share a graphic or data file directly from File Exchange. If you wish to preview a swatch file first, Load the file into the Swatch Preview. If you elect to Delete a swatch file, the file will be permanently deleted.
You will need to Load a swatch file into the Swatch Preview in order to Share it.
Where do I create, edit, save, and share my color palettes?
Get it done in the Workspace.
Remember, you can create your default layout options in Preferences.
MERGE SWATCH FILES
Do you have two swatch files you need to combine?
No problem. That’s what the Merge button is for.
Tag it. Save it. Share it. Do it in Reference Tags.
ZCC® SWATCH LIBRARY
What if there were 4,096 simple ways to describe over 16.77 million colors?
Well, now there is! Check out the ZCC® Swatch Library.
How do I instantly analyze the color composition in inspirational images?
Try using Color Sampler.
FIND IMAGE / PASTE
Paste takes a copied image (JPG or PNG) from the clipboard and loads it into the image display area. You can also drag and drop an image or use keyboard shortcut keys to load an image into the display area.
EXTRACT A PALETTE
Once you release the Marquee tool, it will automatically extract colors from the isolated area using the preset and number of swatches you have previously selected.
CREATE A PALETTE
You can also add a single image to the workspace. First, click on the swatch you wish to move from the Swatch Preview. Then, activate the swatch in the workspace to move the swatch to that location. Finally, click on the “Add” Selected button to move to the desired location in your workspace.
ZCC® COLOR PICKER
to all color spaces, plus tools to create beautifully balanced palettes.
PRESET MENU OPTIONS
SPLIT TONAL represents a complementary color range of dark to light.
TONAL represents a monochromatic range from tinting the chosen base to white.
SHADE darkens your base color in equal steps to a solid black.
SPECTRAL steps your base color equally through the color spectrum at the while darkening it to a solid black.
PRESET MENU OPTIONS
SPLIT COMPLEMENTARY represents two colors adjacent to the direct complementary base color.
ANALOGOUS represents four adjacent colors from the base color.
TRIAD preset represents two colors that are evenly spaced (120°) from the base color.
TETRAD represents a palette of four colors arranged into two complementary pairs, 90° away from each other. These schemes can vary in the spread between
the complimentary pairs.
SQUARE represents four colors that are evenly spaced from each other.
ZCC® COLOR PICKER
PREDICTIVE COLOR EDITOR
Need to correct a hue that is quite right?
No problem. That’s why you have a Predictive Color Editor.
INFORMATION & PREFERENCES
All the information about your app and how to set your preferences is located here.
Licensees can customize their default personal display preferences for language (currently English), background color, app orientation, and layout as shown on the page in the Quickstart Guide. Some preferences can be temporarily changed in the workspace while using the application. To preserve default preferences, make your selections in the Preferences panel and then restart the application.
zenColorConnect”‘ utilizes device-based licensing. This means that each -activated” device counts against the total quantity of product (Mac and Windows) subscriptions licensed. Keep your license key information safe and secure!
Licenses will automatically renew (and be paid for) once a year unless your payment information changes. If your payment information changes, update the payment card Information when renewing your subscription at term expiry. zenColor is working diligently to provide enhanced subscription options.
SAVE & SEND SWATCH FILES
Communicating color has never been easier, more accurate, or more affordable.
Learn how to save and send swatch files by email and text.
That’s what zenColorConnect does best!
Make sure to send the Swatch File in “Actual Size.”
RECEIVE & SAVE SWATCH FILES
Just received swatch files for a new color palette? That’s great!
Here’s how to save them.
IMPORTING DATA FILES
Need to import an ASE or ACO data file into your Adobe® application?
No problem. Here are simple steps to help you do that.
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