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    Can't disable highlighting

    Asked by jean007 on March 14, 2011 at 09:31 PM

    When I try to disable the highlighting behind the form fields the highlighting won't go away. I try it in the preferences section.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by abajan on March 15, 2011 at 04:25 AM

    Hello jean007

    In addition to the disabling the highlight effect on the "Field Styles" tab in the "Preferences" dialog box, you also need to insert this CSS rule on the "Form Styles" tab.

    Navigation Summary:

    My Forms > Select form with arrow keys or mouse > Click "Edit" > Preferences > Form Styles > Insert the rule in the cell to the right of "Inject Custom CSS" > Close > Save

    I'm glad you posed this question because it shows the need for an extra category in the "Form Styles" section of the "Preferences". It would be more user friendly if there was the ability to remove the pink (more specifically, #FFAAAA or #FAA for short) background by simply selecting "Disabled" in a second highlight effect section:

    Highlight Effect
    Pink background effect on empty required inputs

    I will request this as a feature

    Thanks again and please feel free to post additional questions to our team.