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How to remove border from a widget

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  • Started 11 years ago by jebz
  • Latest reply from CircleReader
  • This topic is resolved
  1. jebz

    I'm a beginner, so apologies if this is obvious.

    I've added a widget in the "Index Insert" position, but it has a border. Which CSS entry do I edit to remove this? Thanks.

    Posted 11 years ago #
  2. Jamie Mitchell

    hey dude.

    i'm assuming your using the default theme as is...

    not sure what you have available to edit stylesheets.

    but basically you go to:


    open the default.css and about line 751 you'll see the

    #content .aside {
        border:1px solid #ccc;
        margin:0 0 22px 0;
        padding:18px 0 0 0;

    get rid of the border by changing the border to


    you would likely need to get rid of the padding too, just above you'll see

    #content .aside ul {
        padding:0 20px;

    change the padding to

    Posted 11 years ago #
  3. And of course, as always, it is better to add the new CSS declarations for #content .aside to your own style.css file in a Child Theme, rather than editing the default.css file directly. That way, you don't loose your changes when the theme is updated! :-)

    More info here:

    Posted 10 years ago #

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