Questions tagged [colorscheme]

A colorscheme is a Vim script which sets the colors to be used for the highlight groups.

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Wrong color-theme displayed

I recently saw this video about tmux and vim and instantly fell in love with the color theme used in the video. Luckily the presenter (Nick Nisi) provides a link in the video-description to his .vimrc ...
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How to Make gVim Transparent

I am using Vim on Arch Linux. One thing I like to do is using my transparent terminal I can be editing a latex file and have it automatically compiling and showing behind what I am writing. Is there a ...
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Using an iTerm color scheme inside a Vim :terminal window

My normal terminal color scheme is set via a color preset in iTerm. When I open a terminal window in Vim (:terminal) that color scheme doesn't get applied, presumably because Vim has no knowledge of ...
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Highlight arbitrary rectangular regions

Is it possible to highlight specific and arbitrary rectangles in a buffer? I want to implement a code scope highlight that groups code into a hierarchy of boxes. here is my mockup that I made: ...
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Color questions for macOS

I just got a mac and have been trying to setup Vim 8 on the built-in terminal. I am mostly having some difficulties with colors. 1) After set number, how do I change the line number colors? I tried ...
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No Solarized Light in GVim (GTK3)

I manually installed the Solarized colour scheme from the Vim-only repository and adjusted my ~/.vimrc as indicated in the documentation, including using set background=dark. GVim 7.4 (GTK3) under ...
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Overriding highlighting style for one syntax

My colour scheme (morning) doesn't play nice with the quickfix window: I cannot read the selected item's location, because the foreground and background colours are the same. Because of this I want to ...
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How to set vim theme in Vagrant?

I installed Vagrant within Windows, box is ubuntu server 14.04. My vim script: set t_Co=256 colorscheme solarized " colorscheme molokai But it doesn't works, and I got no solutions with Google. ...
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Why colorscheme is re-loaded if vimrc is located in $VIM?

I ran into a problem with cursor color being reset when using gruvbox color scheme on both Linux and Windows. During debugging I discovered that the color scheme is reloaded if vimrc is located in $...
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Syntax highlighting shows a yellow bar on Windows 10

Good afternoon, I just started using the Ubuntu shell from Windows 10, and I copied my Mac .vimrc file. Everything seemed normal until these yellow bars started showing up at the end of some lines. ...
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How to set CursorLine highlight color for the gruvbox colorscheme

When I use the colorscheme gruvbox (installed with vim-plug), it overrides my configuration of the Cursorline highlight, eg set cursorline hi CursorLine cterm=NONE ctermbg=black with the same color ...
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NeoVim: colorscheme won't work in init.vim; requires command to be typed

I'm new to NeoVim and just getting started. My init.vim file under NeoVim\share\nvim\runtime\plugin\init.vim successfully sets everything except for the colorscheme and background. As seen in the ...
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Overwrite Vim theme color scheme

How can I change the color scheme of an installed Theme? I currently have gruvbox installed and I would like to change the color of node.js keyword 'import' from aqua to orange. To no avail, I have ...
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Coloring Piece of Tabbar

I am using neovim with the gruvbox colorscheme. On its github page, you can see the buffers word on the top right is colored in orange: On my installation, it grey/brown: How can I find out what ...
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How to extend the background color to the whole screen in a shell command's output?

I used to have a similar problem with the main screen (IIRC), like here: and I solved it by setting set set t_ut=, as was suggested in this question's accepted answer. But now I spotted another ...
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GVim Cygwin Ballooneval color scheme

Currently I am using GVim on Cygwin 64-Bit Windows 7 with Pyclewn plugin for debugging C/C++ Application. Whenever the balloon eval tooltip pops-up the Color difference between the balloon background ...
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terminal color interferes with vim colors

The following screenshot displays the sorcerer colorscheme displayed in mintty on cygwin windows with the following minttyrc: # CursorColour=191,191,191 # ForegroundColour=220,220,204 # ...
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Plugin enabling live previewing of the colour schemes

I am a vim newbie and some time ago I installed a plugin that enables previewing color schemes by repeatedly pressing a key. It is not the colorscheme command which lists the schemes and switches to ...
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Solarized colorscheme is not displayed correctly (cursorline and relativenumber column)

It worked fine on my home pc, but it messes up colors on my working machine. Here is my .vimrc: set nocompatible filetype off set rtp+=~/.vim/bundle/Vundle.vim call vundle#begin() Plugin 'VundleVim/...
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Can't set neovim colors to follow terminal colors in st terminal

I can't set neovim colors to follow terminal colors in st terminal. Here is screen from the terminal: I have tried different configurations of set t_Co=256 and set termguicolors but all of them give ...
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How to make vim theme looks exactly as on screenshot

I've tried dozens of different themes but always get wrong coloring. For example: This is how vim-afterglow should look with LaTeX code. This is mine screenshot: This is example for Python. And ...
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vim in cmd, xterm colors completely messed up

I currently want to write my own vim colorscheme for the vim in cmd. For some reason all my xterm256 colors are messed up. Every 10-15 colors the pattern of colors repeat themself... which is quite ...