How do I change the background of the console

Question: How do I change the background of the console in Python commands?

I would like to spontaneously change the BG for different themes of gameplay (day/night) (foggy/clear)

Thanks!

Usually this is done by using ANSI escape codes. There’s a full wikipedia list here

import os

# There's ANSI escape codes for different background colors
BG_DAY = '\x1b[48;5;11m'  # You can set Yellow background for day
BG_NIGHT = '\x1b[48;5;17m' # And some Dark blue background for night
BG_FOGGY = '\x1b[48;5;7m'  # I think light grey background for foggy is ok
BG_CLEAR = '\x1b[48;5;15m' # And white background for clear
RESET = '\x1b[0m'          # This makes the colours to reset to default

# You build the function to change background color
def change_background(color_code):
    print(color_code, end="")

# And go for it
change_background(BG_NIGHT)
print("Nighttime theme...")
change_background(RESET)
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I’m sorry, but I don’t mean changing the background color of the text. I mean changing the background color of the entire console.
Is there any way to change the whole console?
Thank you!

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I think clearing the console after setting a background color should fill the whole console with the color.

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This should work! Great tip!

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Ok then. I will try it!
(By the way, I am sorry for not seeing your responses)

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