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  1. Briansol

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    I need to add a color scheme to a widget. I'm drawing a blank.... on top of the fact that I'm not good with colors in the first place.

    so we all know
    red = stop
    green = go

    what color, to you, represents 'scheduled'?

    It cannot be grey, blue, peach, red, yellow, or green (already used for other types).
     
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    If I'm thinking in terms of a calendar or planning directive, usually matching the template of the app works pretty well. For example, my Outlook is set to blue, my calendar blocks are blue.

    If it's a notification for a meeting, yellow stands out pretty well.
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    i missed yellow in my excluded list (those are our warning wrappers). so no yellow either
     
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    All you have left is orange, purple, and black. lol
     
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    For me personally, orange is scheduled tech items on my calendar for work. It's been that way for me for 4 years, but everyone elses color scheme is different.
     
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    I'm using outlook purple right now (out of office status)
     
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    No, lots of text that needs to be readable
     
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    khaki, shows you mean business... casual
     
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    Taupe?

    Chartreuse?
     
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    Turquoise?
     
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    or is it too late to plasti-dip? we're talking about wheels here, right?
     
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    After an hour in QA, it is in production as purple.

    lol@corporate rigor
     
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