This article will give you a step by step guide on how to change the default background color of Elgg. Login to your site and follow these steps:
1) Go to YourElggFolder/views/default
2) Open the file css.php
3) On the css file, we will go to the DEFAULTS section. In that section is where you can change the background color of your Elgg site:
4) Look for the line that says background. There you can change the color of your Elgg site. For example, we are going to apply the color black as background:
5) Save the changes. Then run upgrade.php in your web browser to see the changes (yourelggsite.com/upgrade.php):
Notes: You can apply any html color to your elgg site.
This now concludes how to change the background color of Elgg.
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