For specific steps on using online Help to set colors, see the example that follows this general procedure.
In the run-time environment, right-click the control and click Properties from the pop-up menu.
The Visual Discovery Properties dialog box for the selected control opens.
The Common Property Pages window opens. It provides information on all the tabs for the control. These common tabs are the same for many controls.
Online Help information explains what the fields on the tab allow you to do.
A new pane opens on the right, displaying the selected topic.
This example uses an HTML page with a bar chart. It accesses online Help from the design-time environment.
The Visual Discovery Bar Chart Properties dialog box opens.
The Common Property Pages window opens. It provides information on all the tabs for the bar chart.
Online Help information explains what the fields on the tab allow you to do, for example, apply a color to a control element, such as background.
On the Search tab in the left pane, in the field labeled Type in the keyword to find, type Background Color and click List Topics, as shown in the following image.
Instances of the keyword you entered in the search pane are highlighted (background color and color).
Tables describing hexadecimal color codes are available on many websites.