Color Cop

Color Cop

Average User Rating:
4.6
out of 50 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.3
  • Total Downloads:
    104,418
  • Date Added:
    September 17, 2003
  • File Size:
    60.78KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    90
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP

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1 stars

"Unwanted software came with installation"

July 22, 2013  |  By mica-chan

 |  Version: Color Cop 5.4.5

Pros

don't know of any--didn't ever try the program

Cons

When I started installation, I was asked if I wanted to install something called free ride games, so I declined. The installation continued, and I ended up with something called sweetpacks, which wanted to take over my browsers. I uninstalled the sweetpack files (I hope). Not sure whether I ever got the color cop software or just an icon for it. Deleted the icon. Running a malware scan as we speak.

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1 stars

"DO NOT INSTALL THIS SOFTWARE"

March 17, 2013  |  By betronix

 |  Version: Color Cop 5.4.5

Pros

Very useful to pick colors

Cons

INSTALL A LOT OF STUFF INTO YOUR COMPUTER: TROJANS AND MANY MORE MALWARE. PLEASE DO NOT INSTALL

Summary

KEEPT AWAY FROM THIS PROGRAM. IT IS ****.

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5 stars

"Great product. Easy to use."

September 27, 2012  |  By rkane2100

 |  Version: Color Cop 5.4.5

Pros

It is simple, yet powerful.

Cons

It comes bundled with some stuff you don't want.

Summary

If you work with PowerPoint, its a must-have.I've recommended this to lots of people.

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5 stars

"Great for color matching - easy to use. Love it."

March 16, 2012  |  By lldelmonte

 |  Version: Color Cop 5.4.5

Pros

Easy to use
Percise

Cons

No cons - easy to use

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5 stars

"Simple,works, I use it a lot!"

October 29, 2011  |  By biohazz65

 |  Version: Color Cop 5.4.5

Pros

Quick download and setup, easy to use, give both hex and rgb!

Cons

Non really, does what it supposed to do, no bugs so far!

Summary

I've been using this program quite a bit for over a month, I'm building client sites in SharePoint 2010, so I go to the client's web pages, grab their colors with Color Cop and easily set up the site themes. I don't need to get a converter (from RGB to Hex) - it shows me both formats on its tiny footprint interface.

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5 stars

"Easy to use, super little program!"

August 03, 2011  |  By Carrot Top 55

 |  Version: Color Cop 5.4.5

Pros

Small file size
Stays on top of the screen
Simple, easy to learn

Cons

There is nothing negative about it!

Summary

I love this little program for matching colors. You simply drag the eyedropper to the color you wish to match, and the hex code and RGB or CMYK values are displayed. You can change the color mode, depending on the type of project you are working on, print or web-based.

You can also mix a custom color, which comes in handy from time to time. Another way I have used it is to enter a known hex code to see what the color is, or to find a complimentary color or a darker or lighter value from the 42 complimentary colors palette.

This is a must-have for anyone who works—or plays with color.

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5 stars

"Simple to install and use - most excellent!"

August 02, 2011  |  By Earl_J

 |  Version: Color Cop 5.4.5

Pros

Easy to download; quick to install; and simple to use ... provides both RGB and Hex codes ... magnify permits locating the color precisely ... 8 variables to choose from for color codes.
Performs exactly as advertised ... and the price is right!

Cons

None that I can address at this time ... it's the first tool of its type I have used with consistency, and I have no complaints ... it just simply works.

Summary

It is a great tool for extracting exact color codes from websites one might find appealing in design and color combination. One enhancement I might recommend is the ability to name the colors once captured; there is the ability to add the color captured to a custom palette of colors, but for those of us who are color-coordinated-challenged, it might be nice to be able to name or otherwise label the colors that work well together or those that came from a partcularly pleasing website. I just wish half the software I own would fulfill the advertising and perform as consistently as Color Cop... it's a keeper.

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5 stars

""Less Is More" revisited"

July 18, 2011  |  By blancheirving

 |  Version: Color Cop 5.4.5

Pros

Tiny and oh so simple. Perfect match to its purpose.

Cons

None at all.

Summary

Could not be easier to use. No bloat, and accomplishes exactly what so many people need. Fuss free!

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5 stars

"Utilize it most every day!"

April 11, 2011  |  By revaville

 |  Version: Color Cop 5.4.5

Pros

Ease of use, HTML color codes along with RGB and CYMK

Cons

No cons at all

Summary

Love this program - as a web designer I use it most everyday to pick specific colors off the web and off logos for inserting into my designs.

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5 stars

"Greatest Color Picker"

February 12, 2011  |  By Frances coe

 |  Version: Color Cop 5.4.5

Pros

Do not need to open a new window to pick the colors

Cons

None, It has no cons.

Summary

Great color picker and it will suit everyone,even web designers.

Updated on May 5, 2011

I am still using this color cop and never found no con. It is small but big on features. In my opinion, it is the best color picker to use in themes and designs.

Updated on May 5, 2011

Best One..

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Jay Prall
Publisher web site http://www.j4y.net
Release Date February 23, 2003
Date Added September 17, 2003
Version 5.3
Category
Category Developer Tools
Subcategory Specialized Tools
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows, Windows XP, Windows 2000
Additional Requirements Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Download Information
File Size 60.78KB
File Name colorcop.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 104,418
Downloads Last Week 90
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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