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Console color

Submitted on: 1/2/2015 8:25:00 AM
By: Lee Trager (from psc cd)  
Level: Beginner
User Rating: By 7 Users
Compatibility: C, C++ (general), Microsoft Visual C++
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     This will change the back round and the text color in a console window.
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// Name: Console color
// Description:This will change the back round and the text color in a console window.
// By: Lee Trager (from psc cd)

Each number/letter stands for a color. The first number/letter is the back round color the second is the text color.
0 -- black
1 -- blue
2 -- green
3 -- aqua
4 -- red
5 -- purple
6 -- yellow
7 -- white 
8 -- gray
9 -- light blue
A -- light green
B -- light aqua
C -- light red
D -- light purple
Put this code in.
system("color /*now put the back round color, next the text color*/");
system("color 0C"); //sets console color 2 light red w/ a black back round

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