Create a Theme

Create themes consisting of unique Quick Styles for each project, organization, or style guidelines you work with. Snagit helps you set up a theme based on the selected color palette.


  1. In Snagit Editor, click to select a tool.
  2. The tool properties open. Click the Theme dropdown and select the New Theme option.
  3. The New Theme dialog appears. Click the Colors dropdown to select a color to use to automatically generate Quick Styles for the theme.
    • Click to select a color from the preset colors or from the color palette.
    • Click the Eyedropper tool and then click to select a color from anywhere on the screen.
    • Enter a HEX or RGB value into the field.

      To add the color to the theme's My Color palette, click the Add button.

  4. Press the ESC key to exit the color selection.
  5. To add another color, click the Add button. Continue until you have added the desired theme colors.

    Theme Color Tip

    It is recommended to select 4-8 colors for generating the new theme.

  6. Enter a descriptive name in the Theme name field.
  7. Click the Create button.

Snagit automatically generates a set of Quick Styles based on the colors selected. The new theme is available in most tools.

To edit the automatically generated Quick Styles for the theme, see Edit a Theme.


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