Getting RGB value of a color under the mouse cursor for use in Revit

I previously posted about how to get the average RGB colour of a sample and put it into Revit.   Revit Learning Club Blog today shows a nice, simple way to obtain the RGB values of any color on your screen (under the mouse cursor):

Someone has shared a very nice color picker utility called Colorette, which was written in AutoHotKey. The app description is at and the EXE itself is .

For an example of how to use Colorette with Revit, save the EXE to your Desktop and run it. Find a web page with the color you want to find, like , hover your mouse over the color on the screen and press Space on your keyboard.

Revit Learning Club Blog: How to Get a Color From Your Screen into a Revit Material

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