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Searchbox: How can I change the background color?


  #1  
Old Sep 19, 2010, 08:45 PM
Bela
 
10 posts · Aug 2010
Hey,

I'd like to change the color of the textfield (search box).

I added in "Header Area" --> Style & edit HEADER area --> Search box

color: #00C609;
background: #00C609;

However, the result is that not the textfield itself changes but only the canvas around the textfield.

Does anyone have an idea?

Thx
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Old Sep 20, 2010, 08:18 AM
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23,765 posts · Mar 2009
OSX 10.11.5 WP 4.x Atahualpa(all) Safari, Firefox, Chrome
add
HTML Code:
.searchbox-form input {color: #00ffff;}
to the CSS Inserts - you might want to use a different color
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Old Sep 20, 2010, 09:06 AM
Bela
 
10 posts · Aug 2010
Thanks for your advice.

However, this only changes the font color. How can I change the color of the textfield itself? I'd like to change it to black and use a white font color.
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Old Sep 20, 2010, 09:41 AM
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so just add 'background' syntax to it. take a look at w3schools.com/css for the full syntax
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