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Posted on 2013-01-19
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Hi everyone,

I want to change the colour of this text displayed.

	echo "<h1>Successfully added!</h1><br><br>";

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Please can someone tell me how to do this.

Thanks,

Derek
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by:Robert Schutt
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you can use a class, or an inline style
<h1 style="color: green;">

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by:TLN_CANADA
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Here is what I've tried but it doesn't work :

      echo "<h1 style="color: green;">Successfully added!</h1><br><br>";

It's a phpfox script so sometimes it is very particular about the syntax. Could you suggest another method of doing this?

Thanks for your help,

D
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Robert Schutt earned 500 total points
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that's because of the quotes. you have to escape or alternate with single quotes.
echo "<h1 style='color: green;'>Successfully added!</h1><br><br>";

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by:Ray Paseur
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it doesn't work
As far as I can recall there is no such error message from PHP!  

No points for this, please -- robert_schutt has given you the correct answer.  But going forward, please follow the guidance of the SSCCE when you post questions.  It will make for quicker, more accurate answers.  In PHP, that means raising the error reporting level and the display errors level, and then showing us the exact error message and the exact line number of the error message.  In the instant case you probably got a "Parse error" and knowing that information leads us to better answers more quickly.
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Thank you Ray, I will be sure to post this in the future.
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