Forum: Ruby on Rails RE: Who/What is making my field backgrounds yellow?

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78426f365f660355d52992c272a770ee?d=identicon&s=25 Chris Sendall (Guest)
on 2005-12-21 18:32
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>On *certain* fields in my rails forms the backgrounds are yellow.  If I
>check the page source there is no clue as to why.  However, if I *save*
>the page to disk and then open it in a text editor I can see that the
>affected fields are like:

><input style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 160);"
>id="contact_first_name" name="contact[first_name]" size="30" value="Tim"
>.type="text">

>How/Why are some of these appearing like this?  It only seems to happen
>in Firefox, not Internet Explorer so perhaps it's some browser
>"feature".  But what are the rules?  Why only some fields?

>Baffled...

>Ed W

Something to do with the Google toolbar?

See http://www.htmldog.com/ptg/archives/000017.php

Chris Sendall
University of Cambridge, UK
443a308e12ba2a3082fb6170ca94c2ef?d=identicon&s=25 Ed Wg (ewildgoose)
on 2005-12-21 19:29
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>Something to do with the Google toolbar?
>
>See http://www.htmldog.com/ptg/archives/000017.php
>
>

Ahhhhh.....

Thankyou to everyone who replied.  Very interesting!

THanks

Ed W
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