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    Active text boxes and changing colors

    Asked by bstaud on August 02, 2015 at 10:40 PM

    When the user clicks on the boxes I want the outside color to remain the light gray and the inside boxes to turn from blue to white. How do I do this? My user name is bstaud64@yahoo.com and the form is called portfolio contact... Thanks!

    Page URL:
    http://bstauddesign01.businesscatalyst.com/#contact

    text boxes and changing colors boxes
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by ashwin_d on August 03, 2015 at 04:31 AM

    Hello bstaud,

    You should disabled the highlighting effect of your form fields and then inject the following custom css code in your form:

    .form-textbox:hover, .form-textarea:hover{

    background-color: #FFFFFF;}

    The following guide should help you how to inject custom css code in form:  https://www.jotform.com/help/117-How-to-Inject-Custom-CSS-Codes 

    Please check the screenshot below on how to disable the highlighting effect of your form:

     

    Hope this helps.

    Do get back to us if you have any questions.

    Thank you!