Expression Blend 4

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Downloads: 220
Change Set: 86155
Released: Nov 1, 2013
Updated: Nov 1, 2013 by cskardon
Dev status: Beta Help Icon


Application colorful.expression.blend.for.blend.4
application, 97K, uploaded Nov 1, 2013 - 220 downloads

Release Notes

  • The Beta version of the Extension now works properly with Blend 4 RTM

NB: Set the Proxy to an empty value to not use a proxy, or check the 'Use default proxy' checkbox to use the proxy configured in Internet Explorer

Read Issues and Installing!

Colorful Expression is an add-in for Expression Blend and Expression Design that brings you the Adobe Kuler and ColorLovers communities directly into your toolbox. It adds a new palette to your design environment, making it easy to leverage the community to find the perfect color theme for your application or design.

Requires .NET 4.0


  1. Extract the contents of the zip to a folder called 'Extensions' in the Blend 4 install folder, i.e. C:\Program Files\Microsoft Expression\Blend 4 Beta\Extensions - The addin will be automatically picked up without any modification to your shortcut.
  2. On first run, the addin will need to be turned on, it can be found in the 'Windows' menu, as 'Colorful Expression - Get colors online'

New Features

  1. Works in Blend 4 beta,
  2. Allows for configuration of your Proxy server - right click on the Color provider logo (i.e. the Kuler logo).


  • Only visible if explicitly selected by user, (from the 'Windows' menu).
  • Only works in Blend 4

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