color translator give incorrect result

denesh neupane 121 Reputation points
2022-06-23T01:05:04.67+00:00

i tried to translate the textbox back color to hex code but it gives incorrect result. how can i get a correct result please help!!!!

Color myColor2 = textBox27.BackColor;
int nColorWin2 = ColorTranslator.ToWin32(myColor2);
textBox27.Text = string.Format("{0:X6}", nColorWin2);

when the background color is red it gives 0000ff and when it is blue it gives ff0000

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  1. Bruce (SqlWork.com) 52,831 Reputation points
    2022-06-23T01:35:03.44+00:00

    If you check the docs, those are the correct values.

    https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/gdi/colorref

    Note: this because windows is little endian

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