Accessibility preferences

You can set preferences to customize wizards, editors, views, and consoles by changing the font and color settings.

The following table lists the preferences that you can customize.

Depending on the functionality that is installed, some of the preferences might not be available.

Preference Accessibility feature
General > Appearance > Colors and Fonts Set fonts to use in wizards, editors, consoles, views, and so on
General > Editors > Text Editors > Annotations Set the colors for search results, spelling errors, warnings, and so on
General > Editors > Text Editors > Quick Diff Set the colors to display differences
General > Editors > Structured Text Editors Set the appearance color options
General > Editors > Text Editors Set the colors for the line number foreground, current line highlight, print margin, selection foreground color, and selection background color
General > Keys Set the behavior of keyboard shortcuts
General > Search Set the foreground color for potential matches
Ant Set the console colors for different types of Ant messages
Ant > Editor Set the colors for the line number foreground, current line highlight, print margin, text, processing instructions and so on
Ant > Editor > Content Assist Set the color options for content assist
Run/Debug Set the colors for running and debugging
Run/Debug > Console Set the colors for out text, error text, and in text
   
Java > Editor Set the colors for the matching bracket highlight, code completion, and so on
Java > Editor > Syntax Coloring Set the background color; the foreground color for multiline comments, single-line comments, keywords, Javadoc HTML tags, and so on
   
Server > Audio Enable sounds, and set their volume for different events such as publishing, project published, server started
Team > CVS > Console Set the text colors for the CVS console
   
Web and XML > CSS Files > CSS Styles Customize syntax highlighting by setting the foreground and background colors
Web and XML > DTD Files > DTD Styles Customize syntax highlighting by setting the foreground and background colors
Web and XML > HTML Files > HTML Styles Customize syntax highlighting by setting the foreground and background colors
Web and XML > JavaScript Files > JavaScript Styles Customize syntax highlighting by setting the foreground and background colors
Web and XML > JSP Files > JSP Styles Customize syntax highlighting by setting the foreground and background colors
Web and XML > XML Files > XML Styles Customize syntax highlighting by setting the foreground and background colors
Web Tools > Web Diagram > Appearance Set colors for fonts, fill, and lines
Web Tools > CSS Preview > Appearance Set the frame selection color
Web Tools > CSS Preview > Fonts Set fonts
Web Tools > Page Design > Appearance Set frame selection color
Web Tools > Page Design > Fonts Set fonts
Web Tools > Page Design > Layout Set grid colors, the behavior of the layout box, visibility and table outline and background colors, and the outline color for text cells
Web Tools > Page Template Set the frame color of selected page elements
Web Tools > Web Site Design Set the icon color for the applied page template


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