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  • Josh

    (@josh401)

    Moderator and Editor Customizer

    I’m not familiar with the theme.

    However, the color is being pulled from an element controlled through an application somewhere.

    Either, there is an option in your admin panel for the theme background color; or there is a plugin installed which is creating the background color.

    Take a look around your admin panel and see if you can’t find an option somewhere for controlling background color.

    Chip Bennett

    (@chipbennett)

    Theme Review Admin

    Are you referring to the Admin Bar, or something else?

    No I’m talking about the black bar on top of the page whether I’m on admit on or not

    Chip Bennett

    (@chipbennett)

    Theme Review Admin

    I see no “black bar”. I suspect you’re seeing the Admin Bar (which also appears on the Front End, and not only in the Admin).

    Can you provide a screenshot?

    Josh

    (@josh401)

    Moderator and Editor Customizer

    Add this to your custom CSS:

    body, select, input, textarea {
        margin-top: -20px;
    }

    Josh that worked! Thank you so much!!

    Chip Bennett

    (@chipbennett)

    Theme Review Admin

    …or you could just disable the admin bar from appearing on the Front End, via Dashboard -> Profile.

    Hiding the Admin Bar via changing CSS margins can, and very likely will, have adverse, unintended consequences.

    Josh

    (@josh401)

    Moderator and Editor Customizer

    You’re welcome. Please mark this thread as resolved 🙂

    Josh

    (@josh401)

    Moderator and Editor Customizer

    @ Chip,

    It isn’t the admin bar. It had a css element style that I couldn’t locate using firebug. I’m not sure what was causing it, but shifting the body element up 20 pixels hid the stripe.

    Hey Chip,
    Unchecking the “Show Toolbar when viewing site” In the profile area) does not work. That ANNOYING black WP admin bar still appears at the top of the WP Dashboard.

    Chip Bennett

    (@chipbennett)

    Theme Review Admin

    @markvs:

    Unchecking the “Show Toolbar when viewing site” In the profile area) does not work. That ANNOYING black WP admin bar still appears at the top of the WP Dashboard.

    That’s correct, and as intended. That “annoying black WP admin bar” is here to stay. It is now called the “Toolbar”, and combines/replaces the old page header and admin bar.

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