Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Plugin Contributions

    Default Is the Categories Sidebox an Unordered List?

    I have taught myself CSS, read the new zen cart handbook, and did tons of searches on the forum, but I can't solve my problem...

    Every zen cart store I have seen so far has the categories box with text that changes color on hover-over. I would like to do something different, and create the look of a CSS button (where the background color and foreground color change on hover). Typically, I would do this by writing an unordered list of hyperlinks, setting them to "display:block" and using the :hover pseudo-class to make the background and text colors change slightly. However, I don't think the category names in the category sidebox are list items, so this method won't work. Maybe I'm wrong...can someone tell me the class or ID name for the categories box, and how to style it to get the effect I'm looking for? (BTW, I found an example at:

    Thanks in advance for any kind soul who takes pity on me!


  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2003
    Plugin Contributions

    Default Re: Is the Categories Sidebox an Unordered List?

    In the downloads section is a Categories box called Flyout Categories. Give that a shot.
    Please do not PM for support issues: a private solution doesn't benefit the community.

    Be careful with unsolicited advice via email or PM - Make sure the person you are talking to is a reliable source.



Similar Threads

  1. Customising unordered list syle
    By pework in forum Templates, Stylesheets, Page Layout
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 27 Mar 2011, 01:30 PM
  2. Categories menu (netseted) as UL / Unordered List
    By rajoo.sharma in forum General Questions
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 3 Sep 2009, 08:48 AM
  3. How to modify categories sidebox list
    By walterlyn in forum Templates, Stylesheets, Page Layout
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 17 Feb 2008, 07:29 AM
  4. changing Categories to Unordered nested list
    By doodlebee in forum Templates, Stylesheets, Page Layout
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 13 Nov 2006, 05:02 AM


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Zen-Cart, Internet Selling Services, Klamath Falls, OR