Change default colors for conditional formatting

Status
Not open for further replies.

ctj

Member
Outlook version
Outlook 2016 64 bit
Email Account
IMAP
i am applying conditional formatting to assign colors to calendar events in outlook 2016. the process is pretty straightforward - i pick a word as a condition (child's name, location of event, etc.).

but the colors outlook gives me are limited and ugly!

the "red" is actually closer to fuchsia or coral, "maroon" is actually pink, and i find most of the rest of the colors are obnoxious. the only colors i can stand are green, yellow, and blue.

i cannot find a way to change these default colors. is there one? where is it hidden?
 

ctj

Member
Outlook version
Outlook 2016 64 bit
Email Account
IMAP
thanks for the response, Michael. what a strange decision!
 
Status
Not open for further replies.
Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
E How to display "Change Folder" in Change Default Email Delivery Location in Exchange Outlook 2016 Using Outlook 1
S Outlook 2010 unable to change default font Using Outlook 7
V Change default default save location to Quick Access Using Outlook 1
C Change default "Save Sent Item To" folder Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 9
H Change Default Email Account Using VBA Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 5
Diane Poremsky To Change the Default E-mail Program in Windows New Slipstick.com Articles 0
L Change default from english to danish ...... Using Outlook 5
Davzell Change default pop3 account with script, prf or registery ? Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 0
Diane Poremsky Change the All Day Event Default Free/Busy to "Busy" New Slipstick.com Articles 3
M Change default "automatically test account settings when Next is clicked" Using Outlook 1
David Rahrer Change default Junk E-Mail folder Using Outlook 6
C Change the default sent folder Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 1
JulieB Default data file won't change Using Outlook 6
ogodt Change Default contact form and import from Excel 2010 Using Outlook 1
A iCloud add-on for Outlook: Reminder for new appointment is set to 'None' by default. How to change? Using Outlook 6
B Change default email for address book Using Outlook 1
J Change Default View - Color and font Using Outlook 3
C Change default reminder time for contacts Using Outlook 2
S CHANGE DEFAULT VIEW FOR CONTACT (People) SEARCH - Outlook 2013 Using Outlook 3
M Change default Current View on People Using Outlook 1
T How to change default search engine in Outlook 2013? Using Outlook 3
J How to change my default calendar...? Using Outlook 1
H Outlook default landscape need to change to portrait Using Outlook 1
K Change the default Archive location via GPO in Outlook 2010 Using Outlook 3
F Change default value of date/time type from "None" to Blank Using Outlook 1
G Default Account Change Using Outlook 5
O Exchange + pst: Can I change the default Outlook calendar/tasks/account? Exchange Server Administration 2
S change default contact list in Outlook 2010 to "contacts" rather than "global" Exchange Server Administration 1
M How do I change the default map from Bing to Google in Outlook 2003? Using Outlook 23
K Change default "Display As" for contact email addresses Using Outlook 1
G how to change default calendar view to show this week and future weeks? Using Outlook 1
J How To Change Default View of Tabs in Outlook 2010 Using Outlook 4
C Change default reading font in Outlook from Times New Roman 12 point to Arial Using Outlook 2
S Office 2010 Change Default Views Using Outlook 5
M Change default program for opening email attachments. Using Outlook 1
E Change Default Directory when attach or save files of emails Using Outlook 1
M Change the default processing of the Inbox and it's subfolder. Exchange Server Administration 1
S Change default address list Using Outlook 1
B Problems with Default to text and need to change to HTML. Must change Font each time I handle mail or typing. Using Outlook 1
Y Change default location to save VCard Using Outlook 1
R How can I change my default browser Using Outlook 1
R Can you/how do you/change the default Calender folder; MobileMe syncing issue Using Outlook 6
J When I compose an email in Plain Text, the default alignment is set to the right. How do I change it Using Outlook 1
D change default folder-level permissions in exchange Exchange Server Administration 3
H Change Default Outlook Calendar Using Outlook 3
N I can't change from Outlook to Yahoo! Mail as my default. Yahoo! Mail does not show up in the Intern Using Outlook 1
K It won't let me change default data files, and it won't let me remove the current default data file Using Outlook 2
C How to change Outlook 2007 Default Reminder Time Using Outlook 3
M Cannot Change the branding logo in exchange 2010 SP1 owa default theme Exchange Server Administration 6
R How to change the Default path of \owa\calendar Exchange Server Administration 1
Similar threads


















































Top