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Colorpicker widget for Plone

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collective.z3cform.colorpicker provides a color picker widget, which uses the Browser native color input.


  • Plone >= 5.0


For previous Plone versions use a version collective.z3cform.colorpicker less than 2.x


Install collective.z3cform.colorpicker by adding it to your buildout:



eggs =

and then running bin/buildout

or installing it via pip install collective.z3cform.colorpicker


You can use this widget setting the “widgetFactory” property of a form field:

from z3c.form import form, field
from collective.z3cform.colorpicker import Color

class IColorForm(interface.Interface):
    color = Color(

class ColorForm(form.Form):
    fields = field.Fields(IColorForm)

for more information see demo directory in the package sources.


  • Giorgio Borelli - gborelli, Original Author

  • Silvio Tomatis - silviot

  • Ramon Navarro Bosch - bloodbare

  • Maurits van Rees - maurits

  • Leonardo J. Caballero G. - macagua


3.0.1 (2023-10-26)

  • fix GS breaking because of empty registry.xml file [MTango]

3.0.0 (2023-07-24)

  • Move to native input color field, which is supported by all moderns browsers [MrTango]

  • Plone compatibility [MrTango]

2.1.0 (2021-09-17)

  • Python 3 support. [espen]

2.0 (2017-12-21)

  • Added Color and ColorAlpha fields for colorpicker widgets [giorgio]

  • Removed JPicker and farbastic javascripts [gborelli]

  • Added colorpicker patterns based on bootstrap-colorpicker [gborelli]

  • Added plone5.0 resource registry support [gborelli]

  • Added Docker configuration for development [gborelli]

  • Improved demo page - http://<yourplonesite>/@@colorpicker-demo [gborelli]

1.4 (2015-11-11)

  • Added Dutch translations. [maurits]

  • Made the close button translatable. Found with i18ndude find-untranslated .. [maurits]

1.3 (2015-10-05)

  • Remove from jpicker js file the bad chars from the begining [bloodbare]

  • Renamed txt files to rst, without symlinks. Symlinks can give installation problems, due to either the symlink or the original file missing from the distribution or being empty, because the link can end up the wrong way around. Fixes issue #1. [maurits]

1.2 (2015-05-02)

  • Updated classifiers list for package [macagua]

  • Added Spanish translation [macagua]

1.1 (2013-06-02)

  • fix [gborelli]

1.0 (2013-06-02)

  • add z3cform_colorpicker.js to initialize JPicker widget [gborelli]

  • add internationalization support [gborelli]

  • add css and javascript to Plone registry in order to make html valid [gborelli]

  • add profile to install colorpicker package [gborelli]

  • change some jpicker styles [gborelli]

  • update jpicker to v1.1.6 [gborelli]

  • egg layout refactoring [gborelli]

  • change Browser import from Testing.testbrowser [gborelli]

0.2 (2010-10-31)

  • include jPicker widget for alpha transparency support [gborelli]

0.1 (2009-06-19)

  • Initial release

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