I found this article about color pickers. Does this help decide which one to use? http://www.cs.uoregon.edu/research/ISL/research/papers/chi-web/ -joshua Jeff wrote, > : > : we need a user-friendly way to let the user pick > : a colour for each of these elements > : > : i thought "slidey" controls would be the best -- > : similar to the one used in netscape's color picker > :~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ > > i am familiar with netscape's color picker. it works well for those that > are familiar with how colors work. however, for those that aren't, i think > that a bunch of blocks of color that they can pick from might be more > suitable.