Padre supports theme. How to change geany editors background colour. How to set up preferences or add themes to geany.


Geany themes (called, color schemes) are located in ~/.config/geany/colorschemes

You can add more schemes from this site. You'll want to copy from the colorschemes folder.

After all the .conf files are added, you can now choose a new color scheme from the menubar. Choose one that you like, and then edit its .conf file. In this file, under the section [named colors] or [named styles], you can change the background color to whatever you want. The colors are in RGB hex format.

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    nice one, thx dud – user694353 Dec 10 '19 at 21:00

If someone just wants to change the background color of Geany editor from white to black, you have to go to Edit -> Preferences -> Editor -> Display and check "Invert syntax highlighting colors".

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