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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 text15710.90
Dark background, light text18813.05
Medium background382.64
Light background, dark text35024.29
White background, dark text68347.40
Other251.73

View optional text answers (36 answers)


 
GeneralWhite on Blue Pin
PIEBALDconsult23-Apr-12 4:19
professionalPIEBALDconsult23-Apr-12 4:19 
GeneralWhatever the default is, generally. Pin
S Houghtelin23-Apr-12 3:09
professionalS Houghtelin23-Apr-12 3:09 
GeneralBlack Background and light Text Pin
P.Salini23-Apr-12 2:47
P.Salini23-Apr-12 2:47 
GeneralRe: Black Background and light Text Pin
Clark Kent12323-Apr-12 3:13
professionalClark Kent12323-Apr-12 3:13 
GeneralLight Background Pin
sravani.v23-Apr-12 2:20
sravani.v23-Apr-12 2:20 
GeneralBlack backgrounds on VS mess with my head... Pin
AlexCode23-Apr-12 1:31
professionalAlexCode23-Apr-12 1:31 
GeneralFont Pin
ii_noname_ii23-Apr-12 1:16
ii_noname_ii23-Apr-12 1:16 
GeneralRe: Font Pin
Rodrigo Venegas23-Apr-12 6:55
Rodrigo Venegas23-Apr-12 6:55 
my fav are "andale mono" and "verdana"
GeneralDark background Pin
MarqW23-Apr-12 0:14
MarqW23-Apr-12 0:14 
GeneralColor Pin
Anderson805523-Apr-12 0:08
Anderson805523-Apr-12 0:08 
GeneralI prefer a just off-white background Pin
OriginalGriff22-Apr-12 23:03
mvaOriginalGriff22-Apr-12 23:03 
GeneralRe: I prefer a just off-white background Pin
Henry Minute23-Apr-12 1:47
Henry Minute23-Apr-12 1:47 
GeneralRe: I prefer a just off-white background Pin
OriginalGriff23-Apr-12 2:09
mvaOriginalGriff23-Apr-12 2:09 
GeneralRe: I prefer a just off-white background Pin
Rosenne23-Apr-12 6:16
Rosenne23-Apr-12 6:16 
GeneralRe: I prefer a just off-white background Pin
Henry Minute23-Apr-12 6:21
Henry Minute23-Apr-12 6:21 
GeneralRe: I prefer a just off-white background Pin
Ian Shlasko23-Apr-12 12:14
Ian Shlasko23-Apr-12 12:14 
GeneralWhite background dark text Pin
koolprasad200322-Apr-12 22:14
professionalkoolprasad200322-Apr-12 22:14 
GeneralRe: White background dark text Pin
Justin Cooney23-Apr-12 6:04
Justin Cooney23-Apr-12 6:04 
GeneralBlack on white is for pussies.... Pin
Sander Rossel22-Apr-12 21:40
professionalSander Rossel22-Apr-12 21:40 
Generalready Pin
Member 8537522-Apr-12 21:22
Member 8537522-Apr-12 21:22 
GeneralRe: ready Pin
Lutosław23-Apr-12 7:47
Lutosław23-Apr-12 7:47 
GeneralOld timer... Pin
Mehdi Gholam22-Apr-12 21:16
Mehdi Gholam22-Apr-12 21:16 
GeneralRe: Old timer... Pin
OriginalGriff22-Apr-12 23:01
mvaOriginalGriff22-Apr-12 23:01 
GeneralRe: Old timer... Pin
Mehdi Gholam22-Apr-12 23:04
Mehdi Gholam22-Apr-12 23:04 
GeneralRe: Old timer... Pin
OriginalGriff22-Apr-12 23:39
mvaOriginalGriff22-Apr-12 23:39 

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