Right-click in the drawing area, and choose Properties. In the Properties palette, click Color, and then click the down arrow. From the drop-down list, choose the color that you want to assign to the objects. Press Esc to remove the selection.
How do I change colors in AutoCAD?
To Change the Background and Other Color Settings
- Click Application button > Options.
- In the Options dialog box, Display tab, click Colors.
- In the Drawing Window Colors dialog box, select the context and the interface element that you want to change.
- On the Color list, select the color that you want to use.
What is the best background color for AutoCAD?
The answer is to use a ‘nearly black’ gray background. For example a red-green-blue triplet of 70,70,70 is about optimum. The nearest colour index on the ACAD wheel is 251. For most types of drawing you should be able to work all day without getting tired eyes.
What is the default Autocad background color?
The default background color of the drawing area is a medium gray, which is optimum for displaying objects with different colors. Nevertheless, some people prefer a white or a black background color depending on their tasks and preferences.
What is the lightest color in Autocad?
Autocad Line Weights, Colours and Plotstyles
- 0.35mm – Green.
- 0.35mm – Cyan.
- 0.50mm – Blue.
- 1.00mm – Magenta.
- 1.40mm – Black.
- 0.35mm – Dark Grey.
- 2.00mm – Light Grey.
- 0.18mm – Red.