Text colour on placeholders - Page 2

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Paste this into the head of your page. Right above the </head> tag.
Alter to your need.
<style>
::-webkit-input-placeholder { /* Chrome/Opera/Safari */
color: pink;
}
::-moz-placeholder { /* Firefox 19+ */
color: pink;
}
:-ms-input-placeholder { /* IE 10+ */
color: pink;
}
:-moz-placeholder { /* Firefox 18- */
color: pink;
}
</style>

You may need to add !important to the attributes in order to override default styling built into the frame work.
color: pink!important;
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tried every combination of diffrent colours and several with !important put in but still no luck i bet its something easy and i just cant see it lol got any other work arounds going :)
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I think you need to have a space between 'pink' and '!important'.
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tried that as well (didn't work)
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robert graham wrote:
tried that as well (didn't work)


so show us the code as you have put it into the header
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Share a link to the page so we can diagnose. Might need to use an ID in the targeting.
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that's the link to my form - https://www.bng59.com/Pick2Numbers.html
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Perhaps
<style>
#docContainer ::-webkit-input-placeholder { /* Chrome/Opera/Safari */
color: pink;
}
#docContainer ::-moz-placeholder { /* Firefox 19+ */
color: pink;
}
#docContainer :-ms-input-placeholder { /* IE 10+ */
color: pink;
}
#docContainer :-moz-placeholder { /* Firefox 18- */
color: pink;
}
</style>
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it didnt work but i will have another go tomorrow.....time for sleep.
enjoy your day :) (and thanks for the help)
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robert graham wrote:
it didnt work but i will have another go tomorrow.....time for sleep.
enjoy your day :) (and thanks for the help)


surely that code has to go in the header of the html-element for the form, not on the page header
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