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Why am I not able to add a class here using jquery?

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In line 44 of my page5.js code, I try to change the background color of an input field using this jquery statement, but it's not working. Any idea why? (I included my site link below too)

$("#firstName").addClass("redClass");

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Try adding "!important" to your redClass:

input.redClass{
	background-color:#FFFFFF !important;}

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That worked, thanks!
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