scrollbar-***-color: ***;

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The scrollbar-***-color property changes the color of the scrollbars.
(*** = base, face, track, arrow, highlight, shadow, 3dlight, and darkshadow)

The textarea's scrollbar color can be changed by applying this property to the TEXTAREA element.

When you specify only a base color

textarea {
scrollbar-base-color: #ff0000;

When you specify the detailed color

textarea {
scrollbar-face-color: #ff8c00;
scrollbar-track-color: #fff8dc;
scrollbar-arrow-color: #ffffff;
scrollbar-highlight-color: #fff8dc;
scrollbar-shadow-color: #d2691e;
scrollbar-3dlight-color: #ffebcd;
scrollbar-darkshadow-color: #8b0000;

Property Value Explanation
scrollbar-base-color color code or name (1) the base color
scrollbar-face-color color code or name (2) the face color
scrollbar-track-color color code or name (3) the track color
scrollbar-arrow-color color code or name (4) the arrow color
scrollbar-highlight-color color code or name (5) the highlight color
scrollbar-shadow-color color code or name (6) the shadow color
scrollbar-3dlight-color color code or name (7) the 3D light color
scrollbar-darkshadow-color color code or name (8) the dark shadow color

Scrollbar image


<title>TAG index</title>

<style type="text/css">

textarea {
width: 300px;
height: 7em;
scrollbar-base-color: #ff8c00;
scrollbar-arrow-color: white;



<form method="POST" action="example.cgi">

<p><textarea name="item" cols="50" rows="7">
The textarea scrollbar color





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