I purchased in design 6 but when I am working on a page and need to change font colors the swatch tab is not activated. All my work is in red.
Do you see swatches in the panel? If you do, make sure the text is selected and the little "T" button in the panel is active. If you don't see the swatches at all, see Replace Your Preferences
i see the swatch panel... i did all the above but the color does not change. I can see all the colors but it seems like it is locked.
Can you select the text? To affect text color you must have the T button active, and the fill proxy selected:
To set a color for new text, either change the style definition (which will also affect existing text), or select a new swatch with no text cursor active or text selected.
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