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    How do I change background color on This Field is required message?

    Asked by dallen7005 on March 26, 2016 at 02:04 PM

    I would like the background on "This Field is required" message to be red instead of orange.  How do I change the color?  See attached image.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Mike on March 26, 2016 at 03:08 PM

    This is possible to change the background color of the required validation box via Form Designer.

    Please see the next animation.

    Quick video tutorial:

    Form Designer - Error Styles

    If you need any further assistance, please let us know.

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    Answered by dallen7005 on March 26, 2016 at 03:19 PM

    Thank you so much! That solved the issue!

    Kathy