Change the AutoCAD Layout Background Color to Black
Another great tip from Shawn Hurley… check it out
Updating and this popular post from a year ago.
As a follow-up to the posting Please Login or Register to see the link. in response to a Twitter request, I showed how to change the Layout paper background color. But what if you just want a solid black background in Layout so that it looked like Modelspace or something easier on your eyes, here is the tip.
The Please Login or Register to see the link. default white Layout background with paper and printable area background.
Now select the Color button to change the AutoCAD UI element colors.
1. Select Sheet Layout
2. Select Uniform Background
3. Select Color Black or whatever color you want the entire Layout background color to be. In my case I am setting it to black like Modelspace.
Select Apply Close and you are done.
Now you have a complete single color background Layout.
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