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Windows 7: EBay site has dark blue background instead of white

30 Dec 2011   #1
JPhil

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
EBay site has dark blue background instead of white

Hi,

My new laptop came set up from the seller. One thing I notice is that when I'm on the EBay site all the pages have a but-ugly dark blue background instead of the white background I see on our XP machine. is there a setting on Windows 7 that can be used to rectify this problem. So far the EBay site is the only one I've found that has been affected this way. Thanks in advance.


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30 Dec 2011   #2
Qdos

 

If you're using internet explorer, go into settings, and then the advanced tab, and choose to reset all defaults... it's way down the tab near the bottom from memory. It ought to fix the issue.
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30 Dec 2011   #3
JPhil

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Thanks Qdos but I'm using Firefox. Is there a similar setting I can use there?
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30 Dec 2011   #4
Qdos

 

There must be, but I'm not sure where... I use Opera

Someone who does know will soon be along...
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31 Dec 2011   #5
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

In the addressbar type about:config and go to browser.display.background_color; and double click on it and change it, #ffffff is white
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31 Dec 2011   #6
Ztruker

Windows 8 Core X64
 
 

Doesn't sound like a FireFox problem as it only affects Ebay. I'd think it's a setting in your Ebay profile (if there is such a thing).
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