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Do you prefer light on dark or dark on light in your text editor when coding?   [Edit]

Survey period: 23 Apr 2012 to 30 Apr 2012

For some IDEs colours are out and monochrome is in. What's your preference for colours when coding?

OptionVotes% 
Black background, light text15710.84157 votes, 10.84%
Dark background, light text18812.98188 votes, 12.98%
Medium background382.6238 votes, 2.62%
Light background, dark text35024.17350 votes, 24.17%
White background, dark text68347.17683 votes, 47.17%
Other251.7325 votes, 1.73%

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GeneralProof that this site is 90% noobs PinmemberJasmine250130-Apr-12 7:38 
General:colorscheme torte PinmemberScott Serl25-Apr-12 9:47 
GeneralDepends when mood is a factor PinmemberEksith24-Apr-12 22:00 
Generalmidnight blue on very light yellow PinmemberSASS_Shooter24-Apr-12 10:45 
GeneralCP is a bit biased on this one :-) Pinmemberdexterama24-Apr-12 7:09 
GeneralI like blue background and white bold text PinmemberUma Shankar Patel24-Apr-12 6:43 
GeneralRe: I like blue background and white bold text PinmemberPIEBALDconsult24-Apr-12 8:50 
Generalmaybe a change? Pinmemberacevedomiguel23-Apr-12 22:29 
GeneralWhite background many colours of text PinmemberDalek Dave23-Apr-12 22:24 
GeneralRe: White background many colours of text PinmemberPIEBALDconsult24-Apr-12 3:12 
GeneralGlowing red ... PinmemberCDP180223-Apr-12 19:46 
GeneralLight text on black background Pinmemberlewax0023-Apr-12 10:52 
GeneralBlack background PinmemberLeng Vang23-Apr-12 8:21 
GeneralRe: Black background PinmemberGPUToaster™24-Apr-12 2:28 
GeneralRe: Black background PinmemberCollin Jasnoch25-Apr-12 11:39 
GeneralBlack background or hope you look good in coke bottle glasses Pinmembercode_junkie23-Apr-12 8:20 
GeneralRe: Black background or hope you look good in coke bottle glasses PinmemberMrkMnl23-Apr-12 15:05 
GeneralRe: Black background or hope you look good in coke bottle glasses Pinmembercode_junkie24-Apr-12 2:34 
GeneralI don't care what you do... PinprotectorMarc Clifton23-Apr-12 6:36 
GeneralRe: I don't care what you do... PinmemberRavi Bhavnani23-Apr-12 6:38 
GeneralRe: I don't care what you do... Pinmemberpeterchen25-Apr-12 21:31 
GeneralBlack background with black text PinmemberSlacker00723-Apr-12 6:27 
GeneralRe: Black background with black text PinmvpCPallini23-Apr-12 6:38 
GeneralRe: Black background with black text PinmemberZac Greve28-Apr-12 4:17 
GeneralRe: Black background with black text PinmemberSlacker00729-Apr-12 13:10 
GeneralWhat really counts PinmemberW∴ Balboos23-Apr-12 6:04 
GeneralRe: What really counts PinmemberMichael Bergman23-Apr-12 11:04 
GeneralRe: What really counts PinmemberSue-de-Nime23-Apr-12 23:35 
GeneralRe: What really counts PinadminChris Maunder24-Apr-12 16:20 
GeneralRe: What really counts PinmemberZac Greve24-Apr-12 22:05 
GeneralIt doesn't matter... PinmemberMichael Bergman23-Apr-12 4:38 
GeneralRe: It doesn't matter... PinmemberS Houghtelin23-Apr-12 5:48 
GeneralRe: It doesn't matter... PinmemberMichael Bergman23-Apr-12 9:28 
GeneralWhite on Blue PinmemberPIEBALDconsult23-Apr-12 3:19 
GeneralWhatever the default is, generally. PinmemberS Houghtelin23-Apr-12 2:09 
GeneralBlack Background and light Text PinmemberP.Salini23-Apr-12 1:47 
GeneralRe: Black Background and light Text PinmemberClark Kent12323-Apr-12 2:13 
GeneralLight Background Pinmembersravani.v23-Apr-12 1:20 
GeneralBlack backgrounds on VS mess with my head... PinmemberAlexCode23-Apr-12 0:31 
GeneralFont Pinmemberii_noname_ii23-Apr-12 0:16 
GeneralRe: Font PinmemberRodrigo Venegas23-Apr-12 5:55 
GeneralDark background PinmemberMarqW22-Apr-12 23:14 
GeneralColor PinmemberAnderson805522-Apr-12 23:08 
GeneralI prefer a just off-white background PinmvpOriginalGriff22-Apr-12 22:03 
GeneralRe: I prefer a just off-white background PinmemberHenry Minute23-Apr-12 0:47 
GeneralRe: I prefer a just off-white background PinmvpOriginalGriff23-Apr-12 1:09 
GeneralRe: I prefer a just off-white background PinmemberRosenne23-Apr-12 5:16 
GeneralRe: I prefer a just off-white background PinmemberHenry Minute23-Apr-12 5:21 
GeneralRe: I prefer a just off-white background PinmemberIan Shlasko23-Apr-12 11:14 
GeneralWhite background dark text Pinmemberkoolprasad200322-Apr-12 21:14 

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