You can define any number of Highlighters of whatever desired color and name
and use them to highlight the text of King James Bible. The Highlighter
Definitions and Highlighted Passage Data are stored in the King James Notes File
and are setup as described in the section on
When starting a new King James Notes File, eight initial Highlighters are defined
using colors inspired from the variety pack highlighters you find in stationary and
office supply stores. While you can use these Highlighters as-is, they were
designed with the concept in mind that you'd create your own Highlighter
Definitions, such as for a particular study, to logically sort your highlighting and
For example, if you were going to do a study on the word “tribulation” or
“tribulations”, you might create a Highlighter named “Tribulation Study”, and
use that Highlighter to highlight all of the passages relevant to your study. Then,
when you have that particular Highlighter enabled, you'd see those specific
sections highlighted without the other highlighted passages cluttering it up.
details on adding, removing, and renaming Highlighters, as there's some
restrictions on when you can and can't do so.
While any number of Highlighter Definitions can be created, the Highlighter Tool
Bar and menus contain only four “Highlighter Tools”. But each of these tools can
be set to any one of the Highlighter Definitions to provide a quick-click method of
picking up to four specific Highlighters for the passages you are highlighting.
To highlight a passage, simply select it in the Scripture Browser:
And then click one of the Highlighter Tools either in the Edit Menu and/or Context
Menu or on the Highlighter/Notes/References Tool Bar: