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Semi Transparent Module Body

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alexander Sep 18, 2013. 10 Replies

Hello, I have read various discussions about adding a semi-transparent background to the body of a site while allowing the text and other content to still be fully visible, but I can't get it to work…Continue

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Alexander replied to Matthew Lakes's discussion 'Semi Transparent Module Body'
"Thanks again.. I'll try them out tomorrow..!"
Sep 18, 2013
George H. Compton IV replied to Matthew Lakes's discussion 'Semi Transparent Module Body'
"You're welcome AlexanderIf you want it just for the modules Like on your site here's the code for that. :-).xg_module{    background-color: rgba(000, 000, 000, 0.43)!important;}"
Sep 18, 2013
Alexander replied to Matthew Lakes's discussion 'Semi Transparent Module Body'
"Thanks George, I'll try this out."
Sep 18, 2013
George H. Compton IV replied to Matthew Lakes's discussion 'Semi Transparent Module Body'
"The way it should be done is using a RGBA color code with the occupancy added at the end. To make the color more pronounced or more transparent just raise or lower the number 0.43 at the end of the code. Here's the…"
Sep 18, 2013
Alexander replied to Matthew Lakes's discussion 'Semi Transparent Module Body'
"Check out our site > http://uk-christians.net We've made the modules' backgrounds semi-transparent by using an Adobe Fireworks image"
Sep 18, 2013
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Dec 15, 2012
Paul Corona replied to Matthew Lakes's discussion 'Semi Transparent Module Body'
"that is exactly the approach I've used recently: "
Dec 14, 2012
Matthew Lakes replied to Matthew Lakes's discussion 'Semi Transparent Module Body'
"Hey everyone thanks for your examples - I tried them all - what I ended up doing is using Photo shop to create an image that appears transparent by having the background layer source be the image I use in my website background then add another…"
Dec 14, 2012
Paul Corona replied to Matthew Lakes's discussion 'Semi Transparent Module Body'
"I take it you've read through this is detail: http://www.ning.com/help/?p=3477 I've used the basic code from that for a couple of years now on my profile page on our site....I recently migrated to a slight gradient for the body area as…"
Dec 14, 2012
solo replied to Matthew Lakes's discussion 'Semi Transparent Module Body'
"have you tried #xg_body {"
Dec 13, 2012
Atheist Universe replied to Matthew Lakes's discussion 'Semi Transparent Module Body'
"Try to set this instead: #xg.xg_widget_main.xg_widget_main_index.xg_widget_main_index_index"
Dec 13, 2012
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Semi Transparent Module Body

Hello, I have read various discussions about adding a semi-transparent background to the body of a site while allowing the text and other content to still be fully visible, but I can't get it to work on my site. I have added opacity css to the .xg_theme #xg_body and it makes the whole page semi transparent I added the same code to the .xg_theme .xg_module and it makes the whole module and content within it transparent. Please advise on how to create a semi transparent black background for my…See More
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