Re: Color Schemes for Tables in Documentation

Subject: Re: Color Schemes for Tables in Documentation
From: "Edwin Skau" <eddy -dot- skau -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "Keith Hansen" <KRH -at- weiland-wfg -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2008 16:21:49 +0530

Whatever color scheme you use, get a black-and-white printout to see what it
looks like, also get a two-sheets-to-a-page output for good measure. That is
probably how many readers will read your documents in hard copy unless you
offset print it.

Edwin


On Jan 9, 2008 10:59 PM, Keith Hansen <KRH -at- weiland-wfg -dot- com> wrote:

> In my documentation, I frequently use tables to present data. My tables
> have the following color scheme:
>
> * Headings at the top of the table are navy blue with white text.
> * Below the headings, all other table cells are light gray with black
> text.
>
> Here's my questions:
>
> * For tables in documentation, are color schemes purely a matter of
> personal taste? Or are there any color schemes that are commonly used
> and accepted?
>
> * What color schemes do you use in tables?
>
> Thanks for the input!
>
> Keith
>
>
>
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