How to pick a color with DigitalColor Meter

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I want to pick a color from screen using the DigitalColor Meter. However, I cannot seem to lock the mouse. How am I supposed to use this tool?

Best Answer

Once the DigitalColor Meter is running, you can pick a color on the current mouse position by using the shortcut:

+ + C

It will store the value in the clipboard. The standard is RGB values e.g. 255 255 255

If you prefer hexadecimal notation, you can check this answer.