Learn CSS Colors by Building a Set of Colored Markers - Step 7

Tell us what’s happening:
It won’t let me move on but my code appears correct.

  **Your code so far**
/* file: index.html */
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en"><head>
<link rel="stylesheet" href="styles.css"/>
<meta charset="utf-8">
<meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">
<title>Colored Markers</title>
  <h1>CSS Color Markers</h1>
/* file: styles.css */

  **Your browser information:**

User Agent is: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/ Safari/537.36

Challenge: Learn CSS Colors by Building a Set of Colored Markers - Step 7

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The comment at the top is causing the error on your solution.
That is a comment syntax for the CSS language, not HTML.

HTML uses these

<!-- This is a HTML comment -->

I don’t think the OP added a comment. I believe the first line only gets added when you use the ask for help button to help us know which file we are reviewing.
(So the code is everything below that line)

Well that was awkward :laughing:
Well then it should be accepted (It is accepted in my browser) So i really don’t know what’s wrong :thinking:

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The code looks correct to me but perhaps there is a browser extension that is preventing it from passing. I usually use Chrome with minimal extensions added.
Perhaps you can to use a new browser or you can also try to restart the step to see if a second fresh try will give a better result.

I think you should open an fcc issue to suggest they change the comment to match the language displayed in the box…

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