[thelist] Styling <input type="file">

Diane Soini dianesoini at earthlink.net
Sun Dec 14 15:04:30 CST 2003

It's my understanding that it's on purpose that file upload box buttons 
are resistant to being styled because it would be a potential security 
problem for something like that, that retrieves info from your 
computer's file system, to be disguised.


On Sunday, December 14, 2003, at 12:00 AM, 
thelist-request at lists.evolt.org wrote:

> I have a problem whereby I want to style a file upload input box. It 
> seems
> that it just will not play ball. Every time I set the border etc. it 
> goes
> weird - and there does not seem to be a way to style the button.

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