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how to grey out the images using css

Posted on 2013-01-10
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on this webpage http://nkarch.lifeintheuktest.co/the-work.aspx how can we grey out the images using css and show  the actual images on hover?
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Question by:mmalik15
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COBOLdinosaur earned 500 total points
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Well you should probably start by fixing the 18 validation errors so the images will display correctly.  Then you can use opacity to dim them down.  However there will be cross browser issues.

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by:mmalik15
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thanks for the comment. I will fix the validation error.

I have tried opacity but what if I want to make the image black and white?
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by:mmalik15
ID: 38764908
i m trying this but its only working in IE


#ProjectsGrid img
{

filter: gray;
}

#ProjectsGrid img:hover
{

opacity:1.0;
filter:alpha(opacity=100);
}
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by:mmalik15
ID: 38765166
i have fixed the black and white issue. Can I ask one last thing ( i know its not related to this question) as i m struggling with this one for last hour or so, on hover of li element, project  the image is changing fine but i want the h4 heading to turn red as well but its not. Any ideas
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by:COBOLdinosaur
ID: 38767601
Probably:

li:hover div h4 {color:red;}

Cd&
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by:mmalik15
ID: 38767622
sorry does not work
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by:mmalik15
ID: 38767721
#ProjectsGrid ul li:hover h4
{
      cursor: pointer;
      opacity: 1; /* css standard */
      filter: alpha(opacity=100);
      background-color:#760602 !important;
      
}


the above css worked.
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