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CSS

OK I'm having difficulty with setting border radius. No matter what % I put, save and refresh still won't change. What?

Following Nick Pettit on web development. On about page for picture setting the radius in css. I have tried to alter it with many different percentages still no change. The coding is identical. What to do /

Snapshot http:w.trhou.se/pc6oibmkbz

rydavim
rydavim
18,798 Points

It would help if we could see your code. Could you post a snapshot of your workspace? You can do this using the camera icon in the top right of your workspace. Post the resulting link here, and we'll be able to take a look!

I would also try closing all windows and reopening fresh, it's possible it's just a preview issue.

Christopher Denny
Christopher Denny
10,460 Points

A few things I would double check: 1) Ensure that you've saved your file before reloading the page (can't tell you how often I forget) 2) Make other drastic changes to that CSS selector to make sure that you have it properly selected 3) As for percentages in border radius, once you go beyond 50%, everything looks the same.

Best of luck to you, if those don't help, once you've posted your code, I can take a look at what else could be effecting it.

http:w.trhou.se/pc6oibmkbz

1 Answer

rydavim
rydavim
18,798 Points

You can declare multiple classes on a single element, which is what is happening in your code now.

// You want there to be a hyphen between profile and photo, profile-photo. 
// Otherwise, it has two separate classes, profile and photo.
<img src="img/nick.jpg" alt="Photograph of Nick Pettit" class="profile photo">

Unrelated, you'll soon find that your profile-photo will seemingly disappear. It's actually over to the right, but if you add clear: both to your profile-photo styles, it will move back to where it should be.

// Add the following line to your .profile-photo styles as well, to fix a float issue that will show up.
.profile-photo {
  display: block;
  clear: both;  // Add this line here!  <--
  max-width: 150px;
  margin: 0 auto 30px;
  border-radius: 100%;
}