Well, you see them on every homepage, standard gray and boring or
colorful and matching the site's layout. In fact it's not that hard
getting the scrollbars to match your site graphic and color scheme.
Step A: Explanation
I will start by explaining how to apply colors to the
scrollbars. (Note: This only works with internet explorer 5.5+ and
Here is a picture of a scrollbar explaining what each part is named.
Step B: The source code
What you do is make a style which you add to your
page source, between the and the tags.
After you have done that, you replace the #000000 with the color number of your choise.
(Experiment on different colors and try to make it match your site).
Step C: Hiding the scrollbar when it's not needed
Now, if you want your scrollbar not to be visible until it's
really needed, all you have to do is to add a few more words into your
Good luck and happy scrollbar editing!
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