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Transparent Navigation Bar or Category Tree
By Sabra Lutz, Technology Matrix Group - Copyright 2001
If you don't specify a background color the top and side navigation bars will appear transparent.  This is useful if you  would like your background image to be apparent over your entire page.

Step 1

Click on the 'Store Name' hyperlink (not the blue arrow)

Step 2

Click on the "COLORS" tab from the store menu.

Step 3


Step 4

Delete all characters from the "Category Tree Background" and "Navigation Bar Background" boxes (i.e. leave them totally empty). See screen shot below:

Step 5

Click "UPDATE" at the bottom of the screen and you're done!

Below is an example of a web page that has no colors specified:

Design Template 1
(Note: this type of design is easily accomplished with Merchant 2 and higher)


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