Here’s a better Color Palette for LibreOffice (or OpenOffice).
I obtained the original from a thread on the OpenOffice Forum, and re-arranged the colors so the black/white/greys were at the top, and all the colors were grouped according to base color. It looks like this:
Click on the image (or here) to download the palette. Rename the standard.soc that already exists to standard.soc.old, and copy the new one in.
Where to put it?
(for LibreOffice 3.4 or lower):
/home/[your user folder]/.libreoffice/3/user/config/
(for LibreOffice 3.5 or higher):
/home/[your user folder]/.config/libreoffice/3/user/config/
C:\Documents and Settings\[your user folder]\Application Data\LibreOffice\3\user\config\
C:\Users\[your user folder]\AppData\Roaming\LibreOffice\3\user\config\