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Project Description

ColorizeOutput is a Visual Studio 2013+ extension that adds color highlighting to Visual Studio's Build and Debug Output Windows.

Errors are in Red.
Warnings in Yellow.
Build headers are Green.

Custom match patterns can be added. Colors can be modified.

Developed in C# and NUnit for Windows and C++ for POSIX platforms.

  • For GUI versions:

Colors can be edited from the Fonts and Colors dialog under the Text Editor category. Look for items starting with "VSColorOutput".

  • For console versions:

Colors can be edited from the global or user preference files located within the installation folder.

See also:


The Tools->Options page is used to add custom match expressions and toggle additional features.

Last edited Sep 23, 2014 at 12:44 AM by Latency, version 17