Background on masterpage and in ContentPlace holder diffrent

Hi guys. Trying to make the background color on my master page diffrent than the Content place holder section. Unfortunatly its all black now. I want a black background with contente place holder being white.
body {background-color:Black;
}

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HawaiiDragonAsked:
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Gyanendra SinghConnect With a Mentor ArchitectCommented:
is yr content page empty .. check that ... and fill some control on that

following code is working for me ...
<%@ Master Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true" CodeFile="MasterPage.master.cs" Inherits="MasterPage" %>
 
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
 
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
<head runat="server">
    <title>Untitled Page</title>
</head>
<body bgcolor ="black" > 
    <form id="form1" runat="server">
    <div style="background-color:White">
        <asp:contentplaceholder id="ContentPlaceHolder1" runat="server">
        </asp:contentplaceholder>
    </div>
    </form>
</body>
</html>

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Gyanendra SinghArchitectCommented:
Create one Div Tag, inside that place your contente place holder... and make background color for div tag.
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HawaiiDragonAuthor Commented:
not working now what do I try?
<head runat="server">
    <title>Untitled Page</title>
  
</head>
<body>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">
    <div style="text-align: center">
    <body style="background-color:Black">
        <img src="images/mainlogo.jpg" /><br /><div>
        <asp:contentplaceholder id="ContentPlaceHolder1" runat="server">
       
        </asp:contentplaceholder></div>
        <asp:Button ID="btnHome" runat="server" Text="Home" Width="92px" PostBackUrl="~/Default.aspx" />
        <asp:Button ID="tnResume" runat="server" Text="Resume" Width="92px" PostBackUrl="~/Resume.aspx" />
        <asp:Button ID="btnLinks" runat="server" Text="Links" Width="92px" PostBackUrl="~/Links.aspx" />
        <asp:Button ID="btnBlog" runat="server" Text="Blog" Width="92px" PostBackUrl="~/Blog.aspx" />
        <asp:Button ID="BtnProjects" runat="server" Text="Projects" Width="92px" PostBackUrl="~/Projects.aspx" />
        <asp:Button ID="btnAboutMe" runat="server" Text="About Me" Width="92px" PostBackUrl="~/Aboutme.aspx" /></div>
    </form>
</body>
</html>
------------------ now code in css file
 
body {background-color:Black
}
div
{background-color:White}

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HawaiiDragonAuthor Commented:
thankx  my problem with solution.... I misspelled a contentPHaceholder LOL thank you so much.
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Gyanendra SinghArchitectCommented:
your welcome
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