Re: Input text submit whatever

On Wed, 26 Jun 2002 12:58:26 +0200
"Nico De Beer" <> wrote:

> Hi I've been spending time in the forums as well as on the net in
> search for the answer as to why I can't assign a background-color to
> input text and a different one to input submit the syntax differed
> from input:text input-text and what I believe was the agreed
> standard input[type=text]
> How ever none of the above changes anything on both ie 4.0 -- 6.0
> and Mozilla
> Now Question is has it not been implemented or is it using a
> different syntax or am I just not getting it right

input[type=text] {
  background: red;


<input type="text">

works perfectly in my copy of Mozilla and Konqueror, but not Opera. I
believe Opera doesn't support the changing of form fields (something
to do with the widget set it uses) and IE doesn't support attribute

Currently I believe you have to resort to classes if you want IE

David Dorward                         
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Received on Wednesday, 26 June 2002 08:05:27 UTC