The controls on this page are used to configure the appearance of text in file comparison windows.
Separate colour settings are stored for the light and dark user-interface modes. This makes it possible to customize colours suitably for each mode and switch between them at will.
The text previews show how unchanged, inserted, removed, and changed text blocks will look in file comparison windows.
Click one of the colour selection buttons in this group to change the background colour of a text block type.
Click one of the colour selection buttons in this group to change the overview strip colour of a text block type. (By default, overview strip colours are more intense versions of the background colours. This makes each block in the overview strips easier to identify.)
The buttons in this group enable you to change the font and foreground colour for each type of text block that can be displayed in file comparison windows.
Use ‘Unchanged’ font for all text
Check this option to make Merge use the Unchanged font for inserted, removed, and changed text blocks.
Linking lines colour
Click to change the colour of the lines used to link related changes in text and binary comparisons.
Dim resolved text by
Use this control to change the percentage by which resolved (greyed) sections of file comparison panes are dimmed.