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#1 OriginalSunny

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Posted 08 April 2006 - 11:44 AM

Hi,
I am using a html file to display the menu for my webpage. The problem i am having is that i cant seem to change the colours of my links. Here's the code. Can't see what i am doing wrong???

<html>

<head>
<title></title>
</head>

<body background="file:///C|/Project/htdocs/blue.jpg" link="red">

<img src="C:\Project\htdocs\Logo.jpg" height='100', width='150'><br>

<br><b><a href="Home.html" style="text-decoration:none" target="mainpage">Home</a><br><br>
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</body>

</html>

#2 kenrbnsn

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Posted 08 April 2006 - 01:17 PM

This is not a PHP question, this should be posted in the HTML or CSS section.

You should be using CSS style sheets to affect the output of your html.

In the "<head>" section of your HTML, you can put:
<style>
body {
         background: URL(file:///C|/Project/htdocs/blue.jpg);
         }
a {
    color: red;
    text-decoration: none;
    }
</style>
Now you can have a plain "<body>" tag and no "style" clause in your "<a>" tag.

BTW, with explicit references to files on your PC, this code will not work when uploaded to a server.

Ken





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