customize Upload Button using Pure Css

customize the upload button is one of the important thing, when you use the upload button on your forms. Because the default upload button is not looking good and user friendly but when you can customize the upload button user can easily know the upload button and it is perfectly highlighted.

You can use the <div> before the button and then you just call this class "upload-btn-wrapper" to this div, this class contain some customized css codes, the code is
.upload-btn-wrapper {
position: relative;
overflow: hidden;
display: inline-block;

and you can customize the input field and buttons using the below simple css code, the customized upload buttons will work as a normal upload button but lookwise it will different. Most of the cases will customize the upload buttons in different types of ways. you can also implement drag and drop file customization using jquery.

In this example the upload input field has been customised through the simple css code. Here is the full code you can download and use it to your website/applications. And also i will provided the live demo link you can visit the link, will see the customized upload button. I hope this is very useful, will see another web concept.

Full Code for customize Upload Button:

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en" >
<meta charset="UTF-8">
<title>customize File Upload Button With Pure CSS</title>
margin:15em 37em;


.upload-btn-wrapper {
  position: relative;
  overflow: hidden;
  display: inline-block;

.btn {
border: 1px solid #9B6A20;
    color: #FFFFFF;
    padding: 10px 49px;
    border-radius: 5px;
    font-size: 20px;
    background-color: #EE8E00;

.upload-btn-wrapper input[type=file] {
  font-size: 100px;
  position: absolute;
  left: 0;
  top: 0;
  opacity: 0;
<div class="upload-btn-wrapper">
<button class="btn"><img src="customized-upload-icon.png" style="width:25px; margin-right:15px; vertical-align: middle;"/>Upload File</button>
<input type="file" name="myfile" />

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