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Customizing the select dropdown in webflow


i cant manage to fix the padding and even the font color on webflow select dropdown 42%20PM


Hi @Jose_Gonzalez

Please provide a read-only link so we can take a look at the settings…:slightly_smiling_face:



Hi Jose,

That’s a published link which is also useful…however click the link above to see how to share a read-only link to your Designer settings…or see the screenshot below:


ohh my bad


its wierd that it take so much effort just for that

ohh my bad


Hi Jose,

I’ve managed to change font colour and type, just by using the typography settings. It’s also possible to change the size of the box for each item.

Padding though…that may be limited due to it being a pre-made Webflow component. Maybe @brando or @Nita could confirm if there is a limitation/fix ?



Yeah the padding is the issue is there any other way to create a select-field cause this left padding is killing me


Hi @StuM @Jose_Gonzalez

I can definitely understand wanting to customize form select fields. At this time, it’s a known issue among browsers – they each have their own take on form styles. You can read more on this here:

For now, the best way to edit this is with custom code. Here’s a Codepen example of something you can build off of: