| This template employs intricate features of template syntax.
You are encouraged to familiarise yourself with its setup and parser functions before editing the template. If your edit causes unexpected problems, please undo it quickly, as this template may appear on a large number of pages.Remember that you can conduct experiments, and should test all improvements, in either the general Template sandbox or your user space before changing anything here.
This template creates a box filled with a color of choice, optionally followed by a label. It may prove useful when listing colors used in a hand-made computer drawing, saving readers/users from having to use a color picker-like tool in their favorite picture editor.
|This is the purplest purple ever: purple|
|Warnings are usually colored like this: #EE0000|