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HTML editor not showing background image

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by superiorhost, Feb 5, 2013.

  1. superiorhost

    superiorhost Well-Known Member

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    Hello,
    I have never had this be an issue be a problem until now. I have a user that is trying to use the html editor to edit their pages, and the background comes up white, when they have a dark image for a background and white text...

    makes it unreadable to be able to edit.

    I checked several sites on a few servers and notice the same result. The background image is not shown in the html editor.

    Is there a reason for this? Is there a way around it?

    So far, the customer had to change all their text to black to edit the pages.

    I searched the forum and could find nothing about this mentioned before now.

    Thank you,
    Tim L
     
  2. Greenhost

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    I think the background attribute of the body element was deprecated in HTML 4.01. Most will suggest that you use CSS for this styling instead.
     
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    Please post a screenshot of what you're talking about here.
     
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    Hello,
    Here are screenshots of editor and site.
    First is opened in the editor, the second is the website.

    editor1.jpg

    editor2.jpg

    The background element may be the explanation, but a lot of older basic sites have not updated to css yet. I will find a site using css with the background in the css file and see if it shows up in the editor. Thanks for that thought greenhost.

    Thank you,
    Tim L
     
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