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Re: Make Standard Buddypress Theme Header Width Static, Not Fluid

Where do you see it?

look at the default.css look for the ‘body’ ruleset

@import url( reset.css ); /* Reset browser defaults */

/* > Global Elements


body {
background: #eaeaea url( ../images/background.gif ) top left repeat-x;
font-size: 12px;
font-family: Arial, Tahoma, Verdana, sans-serif;
line-height: 170%;
color: #555;
width: 90%; <<<<<<<<<
min-width: 960px; <<<<<< delete
max-width: 1250px; <<<<<< delete
margin: 0 auto;
padding-top: 0 !important; /* Remove the top padding space for the admin bar in this theme */
body.activity-permalink {
min-width: 960px; <<<<< delete both change to width
max-width: 960px;

h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6 {
margin: 5px 0 15px 0;

h1 { font-size: 28px; margin-bottom: 25px; }
h2 { font-size: 24px; margin-bottom: 20px; }
h3 { font-size: 20px; }
h4 { font-size:
Do all that in a copy of the file in your child theme otherwise the changes will be overwritten when you upgrade BP

Child theme can simply be a new folder under /themes containing new styles.css and calls to copies of the other BP stylesheets which you’ll modify in stead of the original, the codex/docs has greater detail on this.

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