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The entire table of ANSI color codes.

Regular Colors

Value Color
\e[0;30m Black
\e[0;31m Red
\e[0;32m Green
\e[0;33m Yellow
\e[0;34m Blue
\e[0;35m Purple
\e[0;36m Cyan
\e[0;37m White

Bold

Value Color
\e[1;30m Black
\e[1;31m Red
\e[1;32m Green
\e[1;33m Yellow
\e[1;34m Blue
\e[1;35m Purple
\e[1;36m Cyan
\e[1;37m White

Underline

Value Color
\e[4;30m Black
\e[4;31m Red
\e[4;32m Green
\e[4;33m Yellow
\e[4;34m Blue
\e[4;35m Purple
\e[4;36m Cyan
\e[4;37m White

Background

Value Color
\e[40m Black
\e[41m Red
\e[42m Green
\e[43m Yellow
\e[44m Blue
\e[45m Purple
\e[46m Cyan
\e[47m White

High Intensty

Value Color
\e[0;90m Black
\e[0;91m Red
\e[0;92m Green
\e[0;93m Yellow
\e[0;94m Blue
\e[0;95m Purple
\e[0;96m Cyan
\e[0;97m White

Bold High Intensty

Value Color
\e[1;90m Black
\e[1;91m Red
\e[1;92m Green
\e[1;93m Yellow
\e[1;94m Blue
\e[1;95m Purple
\e[1;96m Cyan
\e[1;97m White

High Intensty backgrounds

Value Color
\e[0;100m Black
\e[0;101m Red
\e[0;102m Green
\e[0;103m Yellow
\e[0;104m Blue
\e[0;105m Purple
\e[0;106m Cyan
\e[0;107m White

Reset

Value Color
\e[0m Reset
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But what about other decorations?

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Thank you!

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2022-03-05 (JAYD3V)

Color Codes, Escapes & Languages

I was able to use colors in my terminal by using a variety of different escape values. As the conversation implies above, different languages require different escapes, furthermore; there are several different sequences that are implemented for ANSI escapes, and they can vary quite a bit. Some escapes have a cleaner sequence than others. Personally I like the \e way of writing an escape, as it is clean and simple, However, I couldn't get it to work anywhere, save the BASH scripting language.

Each escape works with its adjacent language

  1. \x1b  👉‍    Node.js
  2. \x1b  👉‍    Node.js w/ TS
  3. \033  👉‍    GNU Cpp
  4. \033  👉‍    ANSI C
  5. \e  👉‍    BASH

And with Python it's \u001b

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u9000-Nine commented Sep 26, 2022 via email

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