Solution 1 :

Developer Tools grays out any non-visible elements. So, for example, the <head>, <meta>, and <title> tags are all grayed out, since they are not actually visible to the user. Similarly, an element with display: none will be grayed out. It’s nothing to worry about—the browser is simply trying to be helpful.

Solution 2 :

The meta tag should be in the head

Problem :

I have been working a little with HTML, but I can’t figure out why the developer tools are making certain elements gray. Any help would be nice.

html tags


Comment posted by John Walthall

Oh, thanks, that’s really helpful. Follow up question: is there a way to use window.setinterval without the browser interfering with it?

Comment posted by ask a new question

@JohnWalthall I’m not sure what you mean exactly. I’d recommend that you