Eye-dropper in Chrome Devtools for quickly picking colors from the web page

Can't believe I didn't realise that this exists, for the longest time I have been screen grabbing and then opening up Pixelmator just to get the HTML color of a part of the web page.

Just click on the CSS property that contains the color, then in the page select the pixels you want as the color.

Eye Dropper

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About Me: Paul Kinlan

I lead the Chrome Developer Relations team at Google.

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