Colors from the new default cell styles (bug 90937) are being used in the color picker's 'document colors' palette.
1) Open Calc
2) Open the font color color picker widget in the toolbar
3) Switch to document colors palette
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Right, colors shouldn't be shown until the use has assigned a style with color to a cell.
In Writer it's the same. I think that was desired or forgotten when programmed because default style has no color until now. You can test it: Change the color of a default Writer style and don't apply it to a text - the color will be shown in the 'document colors' palette. That's a false behavior.
I plead for the same behavior in all LibO components in this case. Changing component to "LibreOffice" instead of "Calc"?
(In reply to Thomas Lendo from comment #1)
> In Writer it's the same. I think that was desired or forgotten when
> programmed because default style has no color until now. You can test it:
> Change the color of a default Writer style and don't apply it to a text -
> the color will be shown in the 'document colors' palette. That's a false
If you change the color of the default paragraph style, then it should be in the 'document colors'. This is the correct behaviour. In Writer we have colors on character styles like 'internet link', 'visited internet link', and 'placeholder', but those dont show up in 'document colors' when you create a new document.
(In reply to Yousuf Philips (jay) from comment #2)
> If you change the color of the default paragraph style, then it should be in
> the 'document colors'. This is the correct behaviour.
Document color palette should only show the colors of applied styles, not of not-yet-used style colors. Also Writer paragraph style colors shouldn't be shown until that style is applied to content - same behavior as with character styles.
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Problem does not exist in 6.3 master.
Cor, this is not true. The issue still exists.
If I open a new spreadsheet document and go to the background or font color split button in the toolbar, then switching to "Document colors" shows all colors that are available in the cell styles (although these cell styles are not assigned to any cell of the document).
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