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Free Color Picker Alternatives

Free Color Picker is described as 'program that lets you capture the color of any pixel displayed on the screen. To capture a color, just move the cursor to the desired position and press the F4 key' and is an app in the photos & graphics category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Free Color Picker for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and BSD. The best alternative is gpick, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Free Color Picker are Just Color Picker, Instant Eyedropper, gcolor2 and Sip.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows

Free Color Picker is a program that lets you capture the color of any pixel displayed on the screen. To capture a color,...

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  1. A color picker and color scheme creation tool.

    color picker
  2. Just Color Picker icon

    Just Color Picker

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    Free color picker and color mixing tool, including harmonious colors finder, RGB and RYB colour wheels, gradient and code to colour conversion

    Main UI


  3. Instant Eyedropper icon

    Instant Eyedropper

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Instant Eyedropper is a free color detection tool for webmasters that will identify and automatically paste to the clipboard the HTML color code of any pixel on the screen with just a single mouse click.

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  4. gcolor2 icon

    gcolor2

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Xfce

    gcolor2 is a basic colourpicker utility that allows you to select any colour on your screen, and, well, grab it's colour. It also allows you to save the colour you create to a file, which shows up as a list in the application.

    Discontinued

    It was last updated in 2013.

    The gcolor2 interface
  5. Sip icon

    Sip

    • Mac

    The refreshingly simple color picker for developers that instantly samples and encodes any color on your screen. Just one quick click to savor the flavor and you're set! See what’s on special with Sip below.

    Screenshot


  6. Colora icon

    Colora

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Color converter, screen color picker and color palettes for Windows. Colora is a small but powerful color converter and screen color picker for Windows.

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  7. Pixie icon

    Pixie

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Small utility that can show you coordinates and color of any pixel on your screen in different formats (HEX, HTML, RGB, CMYK, HSV). It's staying on top, displays a color of that pixel under mouse cursor, the program can magnify that zone w/ hotkey.

    Pixie at work
  8. System Color Picker icon

    System Color Picker

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    Pick colors from anywhere using the built-in color picker.

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  9. Magnifixer icon

    Magnifixer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Magnifixer is a screen magnifier utility. You can place it anywhere on your screen, make it any size you want and select a zoom level. Magnifixer will always show the area of your screen where the mouse cursor resides.

    Magnifixer screenshot
  10. Color Cop icon

    Color Cop

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Color Cop is a multi-purpose color picker for web designers and programmers. It features an eyedropper, magnifier, variable magnification levels, 3 by 3 and 5 by 5 average sampling, snap to websafe, color history, and a 42 color complementary palette.

    Discontinued

    The project isn't being developed anymore. Last commit was from 25 Sep 2015.

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