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HobRes32 2.7
CatchColor 1.0.9
OpenGL Infos 1.13
Explorer Patch (256 colors TrayIcons)
HobComment Explorer Extension
HobComment XP Shell Extension
Mouse Jail
Who Lock Me ? 2.0
ATI Wonder Remote - BSPlayer Plug'In
GoTo Shared v1.0
SVNSync v1.4
SVNSync Explorer Extension v1.0.2
Hob New Project Wizard v1.0
WinCRC v1.2
FolderContextMenuEx v1.0
LockComputerOnBoot v1.1
SimpleShot v1.0
NetClipboard v1.0 (NEW)

Kings and Things

Small Font 6x10 for LCD Monitor

Spirops IA Toolkit
Spirops Crowd Toolkit




HobRes32: (Choose your Multi-monitors resolutions)
CatchColor: Display Hexa-value of A Pixel from your Mouse position
OpenGLInfos: Display OpenGL Infos and Test a tiny scene
Windows Patch
You can now use 256 colors icon in your TrayBar
HobComment: Add/Edit comment for each of your directories
HobComment XP: Add a column displaying the file/folder comments in Explorer
MouseJail: Capture the mouse in the game
WhoLockMe: List process locking in file
LockWindows: Lock your Windows in one click
ATI Wonder Remote - BSPlayer Plugin: Controls BSPLayer with your ATI Wonder Remote.
GoTo Shared: Display your Shared Folders and Open it when you Double Click on it.
SVN Sync: Extract
SVNSync Front-End for Explorer.
Visual Studio 6.0 Addin
Replacement for Visual Studio 6 'New Project...' Wizard.
Computes a Crc32 from a string and push the result into the ClipBoard.
Explorer Extension : Displays Folder Context Menu Items into Background Context Menu.
LockComputerOnBoot: Lock your Computer Just After Boot
SimpleShot: Captures Entire screen, or active window to Disk.
NetClipboard: Send/Receive Clipboard Content over local network.

CatchColor: Display Hexa-value of A Pixel from your Mouse position

CatchColor 1.0.9

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Dr. Hoiby is the author of this little tool.
All Dr. Hoiby's Freewares are certified without Java, without .NET and without any Virtual Machine Code.
He can be reached at

What is CatchColor ?

It's a little Eyedropper. It's useful for to now the Hexa Value of a Pixel on the Screen.
The Pixel Color is automaticly copied in the Clipboard.

Be Careful : If your Desktop is in 16bit (65K Colors) the Hexa Value will be the Displayed Color and not exactly the real one.


  • v1.0.9 : 2010, January 24 :
  • Support Windows 7. (Mouse Button Inverted).
  • v1.0.8 : 2008, March 23 :
  • You can now display a palette and choose a color on it.
  • v1.0.7 : 2007, January 26 :
  • 15bit RGB/GBR and 16bit RGB/BGR output added.
  • v1.0.6 : 2007, January 20 :
  • Float format for RGB added (between 0.0f and 1.0f).
  • v1.0.5 : 2006, April 23 :
  • WinXP Patch : Hide the CatchColor Window from TaskBar.
  • v1.0.4 : 2002, November 10 :
  • Reloads TrayIcon after MS Explorer Crash.
  • v1.0.3 : 2002, August 22 :
  • Decimal format for RGB added.
  • v1.0.2 : 2001, July 3 :
  • Executable smaller (13KB).
  • v1.0.1 : 2001, May 17 :
  • Now convert to Lab (sRGB IEC61966-2.1).

    This freeware is a beta version.

    Dr Hoiby. -- March 23th, 2008 --

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    Title: Open Source [2008-04-22]
    Is CatchColor Open Source, as well as Freeware?
    no, sorry :([2008-04-22]
    Title: thanks [2010-01-26]
    Thank you for making windows 7 support :) best program ever
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    Title: Portability [2010-05-07]
    Would you be willing to change the settings from being saved in the registry to being saved in an INI with in the apps folder? This is a great tool and would be even better if I could keep my settings with my USB drive.
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    Title: Bug? [2010-05-31]
    Windows XP SP3.
    CatchColor 1.0.9

    Show Palette... opens a gray window (nothing is show). Then it closes. The window open and close in less than a second.
    Waiting Answer
    Title: Thanks! [2010-06-28]
    Thanks for all your tools! Thanks for sharing, thanks for not asking money.
    Really appreciate it! Kudo's to you!
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    Title: Win 98 SE [2010-10-06]
    I was using version 1.0.7 with Win 98 SE
    but last version 1.0.9 doesn't even launch!!
    Maybe I could try the previous one with this new palette. Is it available for download?
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    Title: New catch format (slight mod) [2011-03-13]
    I currently use 1.0.9. It is an AWESOME tool! However, the Decimal format (### ### ###) I need to run through an edit before being able to use in my applications that require RGB values this way (###,###,###) Is there any way to add this format to the list? (Like, Decimal-CD (Comma Delimited))
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    Title: Android Support? [2014-03-02]
    Does this work on devices running Android(4.2.1) or do you have an app?
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    Title: Count the pixels of a certain color [2015-02-12]
    I want to count the pixels of certain color for a graduate study. Can this program we used on an iMAC?
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    说道:Thanks , I have just been searching for inmrfoation about this topic for ages and yours is the best Ive discovered till now. But, what about the conclusion? Are you sure about the source?
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