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    Why the text inside the text box does not show?

    Asked by safeprograms on June 22, 2016 at 12:02 PM

    https://www.jotform.us/form/60998907489177

     

    The full name, email and phone number fields do not show what is being typed in.  The coupon code box does however.

     

    I've tried changing the text box background thinking this would have the text show white and the text still does not show.

     

    Help!!

    Page URL:
    https://www.jotform.us/form/60998907489177

    custom css change text color text box change color text color css code
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Nik_C on June 22, 2016 at 02:30 PM

    I just checked your form and I see that Font color is white so that's why you can not see the text typed in:

    You can do that if you go to Designer in your form builder:

    If you change your font color to any other than white you will be able to see the text.

    Do get back to us if the issue persists.

    Thank you!

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    Answered by safeprograms on June 22, 2016 at 02:48 PM

    Well... when I changed the inside of the text box to BLACK the text still did not show up.  And why does the text show up (in black) on the coupon code box? 

     

    Also, I just changed the text, as you suggested, to black, and it still does not show up.

     

    Other suggestions?

     

     

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by John_Benson on June 22, 2016 at 03:59 PM

    In order to change the text color in your text box please try injecting this custom CSS code:

    .form-textbox{
    color: red !important;

    Here's a guide on How to Inject Custom CSS Codes. This is the result:

    Note: you can change the text color to your preference.

    Hope this helps. Please let us know if you need further assistance. Thank you!