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Need CSS to override hover effects on images

Brian Withun
Brian Withun asked
Last Modified: 2013-12-25
I have this style:

#iMenuWrap A:hover {
    background: #C99;
    color: #00F;
    text-decoration: none;

The problem is that when I hover over images that are anchors, those images also get the background color applied.

What CSS can I add that will prevent the background color (background: #C99) from applying to <IMG> ?

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If the images are in links that match that selector, you have to change your HTML markup.

Your best bet is to add a class to those links, say, "imageLink", and do this:

#iMenuWrap A.imageLink:hover {
    background: none;

otherwise, you're out of options, if the image doesn't cover up the background.  You might want to use CSS background images instead, which can avoid the issue entirely.
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I had been hoping for an all-css solution, which was provided.  Both solutions worked well.  Thank you.

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