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How can I set up Dreamweaver to automatically complete the open and close tags for any element I start to type and click return on?

For example, I want things such as <div></div> or <p></p> etc. to fill out if I type and hit enter on <div> or <p> respectively.

I would prefer this over <div which currently happens.

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Go to Edit | Preferences | Code Hints and select the second radio option in the "Close tags" section. That will autocomplete the tag as soon as you type the closing ">" in the opening section.

So typing <div> will produce <div></div>

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Thank you JCL1178! –  Ibanez Apr 8 '12 at 13:39

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