how to add custom accent color and background

The latest build of windows allows you add custom accent color and background. This adds more options to personalize your windows and not restricting to the predefined set of colors.

  • Navigate to Settings.
  • Tap on Personalization.
  • Tap on Colors.

    Color Settings

    Color Settings

  • Scroll down to Windows colors.
  • Tap on Custom color.
  • Work the color control to select your color.

    Custom Color Settings

    Custom Color Settings

  • You can tap on “More” to directly enter the RGB or HSV values.
  • If the color will render unreadable, or not supported, it will warn so.
  • Choose the color you love, and tap Done.
  • You can customize the color for your background the same way from Settings -> Personalization.