Material Design Color Picker is a custom color picker plugin for macOS that allows users to navigate color swatches and select colors from Google's Material Design Color Palette.
Once installed, the color picker is available systemwide within any macOS application that utilizes the standard color panel (aka NSColorPanel) for color selection, including:
- Acorn 4.5+
- Pixelmator 3.4+
- macOS System Apps
- and many other third-party macOS applications.
Requires macOS 10.13 (or higher).
Download the latest signed release build from the releases page on GitHub.
Expand the .zip file and copy the extracted
MaterialDesignColorPicker.colorPicker file to the folder:
Tip: You can open this folder quickly by selecting the "Go" | "Go to Folder..." (⇧⌘G) menu in Finder and typing in the path above.
Building from Source Code
MaterialDesignColorPicker target and copy the resulting
MaterialDesignColorPicker.colorPicker bundle to:
The project workspace also includes an Xcode Playground which can be used in combination with the
MaterialDesignColorPickerFramework target for rapid iterative experimentation during development.
Requires Xcode 11 (or higher) and macOS X 10.13 (or higher).
- John Yanarella (Creator)
- Special thanks to:
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