Tab color in visual studio

Posted on 2012-08-27
Last Modified: 2012-08-27
I want to change the tab colors in Visual Studio. I want one color for the file I am editing and another color for all others. As it is I get 4 different colors (see attached). I tried changing Tools->Options->Text Editor-> C#-> Tabs, but this had no effect.
How do I do this?
Question by:allelopath
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    This is because of a particular add-on you have installed (I have the same installed). You can disable the coloring by going to Tools->Options->Productivity Power Tools->Document Tab Well->General, and then selecting "Visual Studio 2010" from the drop-down box.


    "Tools->Options->Text Editor-> C#-> Tabs" is for tab characters (e.g. "\t"), not the code tabs you display in your screnshot.
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