Make check-boxes colored

Hi,
I want to be able to make my checkboxes look like this when they are checked:
check.png
I tried background color and color but none worked!
Can anyone help?
<input type="checkbox"  class="filter_check" name="vehicle" value="Bike"> I have a bike<br>

Open in new window

LVL 1
Jazzy 1012Asked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

x
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

BRMarketingCommented:
Dear jazzy

Try this code:

html>
<head>
<style>
input:checked {
    height: 50px;
    width: 50px;
    background-color:#ff0;
   
}
</style>
</head>
<body>

<form action="">
  <input type="radio" checked="checked" value="male" name="gender"> Male<br>
  <input type="radio" value="female" name="gender"> Female<br>
  <input type="checkbox" checked="checked" value="Bike"> I have a bike<br>
  <input type="checkbox" value="Car"> I have a car
</form>

</body>
</html>
BRMarketingCommented:
You can modfy it as you wish
Jazzy 1012Author Commented:
Only the size changes not the color
gobinath rajuCommented:
body{
  font-family: sans-serif;  
}

.checkbox {
    margin: 50px auto;
    position: relative;
    display: block;
    width: 100px;
}

input[type="checkbox"] {
    width: auto;
    opacity: 0.00000001;
    position: absolute;
    left: 0;
    margin-left: -20px;
}
.helper {
    position: absolute;
    top: -4px;
    left: -4px;
    cursor: pointer;
    display: block;
    font-size: 16px;
    user-select: none;
    color: #e7e7e7;
}
.helper:before {
    content: '';
    position: absolute;
    left: 0;
    top: 0;
    margin: 4px;
    width: 22px;
    height: 22px;
    transition: transform 0.28s ease;
    border-radius: 3px;
    border: 2px solid #7bbe72;
}
.helper:after {
  content: '';
    display: block;
    width: 10px;
    height: 5px;
    border-bottom: 2px solid #7bbe72;
    border-left: 2px solid #7bbe72;
    -webkit-transform: rotate(-45deg) scale(0);
    -moz-transform: rotate(-45deg) scale(0);
    -ms-transform: rotate(-45deg) scale(0);
    transform: rotate(-45deg) scale(0);
    position: absolute;
    top: 12px;
    left: 10px;
}
input[type="checkbox"]:checked ~ .helper::before {
    color: #7bbe72;
}

input[type="checkbox"]:checked ~ .helper::after {
    -webkit-transform: rotate(-45deg) scale(1);
    -moz-transform: rotate(-45deg) scale(1);
    -ms-transform: rotate(-45deg) scale(1);
    transform: rotate(-45deg) scale(1);
}

.checkbox label {
    min-height: 24px;
    padding-left: 35px;
    margin-bottom: 0;
    font-weight: normal;
    cursor: pointer;
    vertical-align: sub;
}
input[type="checkbox"]:focus + label::before {
    outline: rgb(59, 153, 252) auto 5px;
}

<div class="checkbox">
  <label>
     <input type="checkbox" name="" value="">
     <i class="helper"></i>Checkbox
  </label>
</div>


IT's work fine ..

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
CSS

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.