I have created a child theme using ftp and the site is running well. But problem is when I am opening appearance > editor from dashboard the child theme style sheet is displaying blank page where from ftp server the style sheet looks everything okay with all it's codes and characters.

  • Have you checked file permissions for the style sheet? – kraftner Mar 7 '17 at 15:39

Make sure the styles.css in the child theme folder has the proper tags (opening and closing).

Child themes, when first created, usually have a blank styles.css file, with just the open/close 'styles' tag.

Although probably not the answer, perhaps extra spacing is before the opening tag? (Shouldn't make a difference if there is...)

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