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    Sorry for my question, i use mini content area with minimal skin in “Flashlight”, i would like to change the width of this area and i wish to khow if is it possible to make it transparent? Thank’s a lot




    you can change the width + opacity with following code – I’d add it to css/custom.css:

    .entry-mini {
    opacity: 0.5;
    width: 500px;

    You can change the values :)


    That’s very neat. But it makes the text transparent as well!


    Thank’s a lot



    Yes – you can use a semi transparent png if you’d like to avoid transparent text/content.


    Hi, is there any way to provide the code to change the mini content into semi-transparent using a png as background, but keeping the text and info inside 100% visible?


    I have tried changing all the .entry-mini, .box etc in the css, even tried creating a new template with no luck.

    My client is really asking for a transparent front page box, I could really need the help here!


    Please modify the css and post a link.


    Hello, I also wanted to change the background color.

    In the Admin under Custom CSS I added this.

    .entry-mini {

    transparent url(../images/skin-minimal/bg-trans.png) repeat 0 0;


    Could you maybe give me advice what I am doing wrong?

    I use the same transparant image as in the left menu.

    Best Regards,

    Peter van der Zee


    You need to use:

    .entry-mini {
    background: transparent url(../images/skin-minimal/bg-trans.png) repeat 0 0;



    Hello Dude,

    I pasted the code in the Quick CSS field. It did not work out for me however.

    Do you maybe know how come? You can see the site on

    Hope that would help.

    Greets peter



    To make the background transparant try this instead of what Dude suggested:

    .entry-mini .box{background:none !important;}


    .entry-mini .box{transparent url(../images/skin-minimal/bg-trans.png) repeat 0 0;}


    Hi guys,

    I am sorry, it does not seem to work, I also try variations like this one:

    .entry-mini .box {

    background: transparent url(../images/skin-minimal/bg-trans.png) repeat 0 0 !important;


    Maybe I can give someone access to the site?

    Or another suggestions is always welcome.

    I am pretty sure that

    .entry-mini .box has to be used.

    Greetings from Peter


    Did you upload a semi-transparent background image? You need to place it in the flashlight/images/skin-minimal/ folder and call it bg-trans.png. You can create a semi transparent image with Photoshop or Gimp.


    Hey Dude it worked! Through Firebug I tried to check the image but he returned: Page not Found.

    The only thing I had to do was changing the link URL to: /wp-content/themes/huizenga/images/skin-minimal/transparant.png

    Thanks for the great help. :-D

    Greetings from Peter

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