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[SOLVED] Cannot get image to show up properly on main content area


  #1  
Old Jul 16, 2012, 01:32 PM
Pauli
 
26 posts · Jul 2012
I have a small image that spans the top of the content page, it blends in with the rest of the white page.

In Body,Text & Links, Body Style I have set my wallpaper colour to background: #F7F7F7;

Then in Style and edit CENTRE COLUMN I put the following code in;

{
background: #ffffff;
background-image: url('(http://mydomain.com/wp-content/theme...jpg)no-repeat;

}


What happens is the content area colour changes to the background colour #F7F7F7; The background colour seems to override the content area and so not #ffffff colour or background image

If I put background: #ffffff; and the background image on there own they both appear separately. The image appears with te #F7F7F7 color

any ideas?

Last edited by Pauli; Jul 16, 2012 at 01:36 PM.
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Old Jul 16, 2012, 03:09 PM
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juggledad
 
23,598 posts · Mar 2009
OSX 10.11.5 WP 4.x Atahualpa(all) Safari, Firefox, Chrome
Well you have two open parents and one closing paren, no space after the closing paren
If you used the { and } remove them unless you put this in the CSS inserts.

Check your syntax at w3shools.com/css
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Old Jul 16, 2012, 04:04 PM
Pauli
 
26 posts · Jul 2012
fixed thanks again

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