iWeb help: Setting gradient in browser background

Discussion in 'Web Design and Development' started by rgurup, Nov 23, 2006.

  1. rgurup macrumors newbie

    Sep 10, 2006
    Am trying to customize the existing iWeb templates to get a gradient in the page background at 1024 x 768. My intention is to get a gradient fill across the entire page- including both the page background and browser background. Now the gradient option is availabe only for page background...while the browser background can only take a solid color fill/image. Any ideas on how I can have a webpage that looks seamless...and not discontinuous?

  2. londonweb macrumors 6502


    Sep 14, 2005
    Can't give you iweb help because I've never used it, but the way to get a background with a gradient is to create your fade in a graphics program such as photoshop, crop it to something like 600 pix high and 1px wide, save it as a gif, and then set this as your background image with a horizontal repeat (but not a vertical repeat). You'll then have to set your actual background colour to whatever your graphic is at the bottom, otherwise when the graphic runs out you'll just get white.

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