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There are 11 that will not render properly in craigslist even though the HEX #'s are getting input properly. They all seem to begin with or include "F".

Does anyone have any clue why? Did I miss something on craigslist on this?

The colors I've tried that don't work are as follows:

#FF0000
#FF9100
#FF4C01
#FFFF99
#FFCC00
#FF3399
#FF99CC
#FFE5F2
#E1CC81
#F7F4E7
#FF6666

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What does "will not render properly" mean? Color is wrong, dithered, blank, or what? –  Sparky672 Jul 25 '11 at 22:01
    
What do you mean by they don't render properly? Can you show us an example? –  rlb.usa Jul 25 '11 at 22:01
    
I think this question belongs on Web Apps. –  rlb.usa Jul 25 '11 at 22:04
    
Despite your claim that they all include "F", #E1CC81 does not include any "F". –  Sparky672 Jul 25 '11 at 22:07
    
Try using the color names instead of the HEX values, e.g.: {color:red;} –  Alex Jul 26 '11 at 10:09
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If you check out the CraigsList Help Page, it tells you that it only supports a select ten colors.

(Supported colors: black, blue, fuchsia, green, maroon, navy, olive, purple, red, teal.)

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