Dreamweaver is a combination of an IDE for PHP, ASP, ColdFusion and a WYSIWYG HTML/CSS editor. Additionally, it allows non-programmers to integrate several basic server-side scripting functions into their pages but often draws criticism for producing bloated code. Recent versions of Dreamweaver ...

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Can you prevent users from modifying dreamweaver templates?

Everything I read about Dreamweaver Templates says that the author sets the Editable Regions of the template and then users can only edit those regions, not locked regions. But what prevents a ...
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Dreamweaver CS6 color scheme differs from other Creative Suite apps

I'm wondering if there is a dark color scheme I can enable in Dreamweaver CS6 like the new PS & Ai UIs. I didn't find an option anywhere and was hoping there's a mod for this. Are all versions ...
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Reassigning File Associations For Dreamweaver?

How can I reassign the file extensions for Dreamweaver? I installed Microsoft Expression to play around with, and all my .php, .css, etc files are now associated with it. I tried holding down ...
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How to modify abbreviation fonts in Dreamweaver CS4

is there someone who can tell me how to increase the fonts in abbreviation. Here is a site with abbreviations: The abbreviations are with the pictures
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Auto-complete tag pairs in Dreamweaver code hints

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 ...
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Dreamweaver's “Apply Source Formatting” is great - can you recommend an alternative?

I've never found a tool that works as well as Dreamweaver's "Apply Source Formatting", but I don't own it (and wouldn't choose to use it for anything else). I use Espresso on a day-to-day basis and ...
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How to fix LIBEAY32.dll issue?

Apparently Mozy installs a version of LIBEAY32.dll that is incompatible with Dreamweaver - http://community.mozy.com/t5/Mozy-for-Windows/Mozy-kills-Adobe-Dreamweaver/td-p/38521 . This causes ...
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How to preview css color codes in Dreamweaver CS5?

Editing some css code. If I delete the '#' sign the color widget pops up allowing me to select a new color. But I'd like to know how I can see what color 'e9f4fa' is. From within the dreamweaver cs5. ...
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Dreamweaver CS5 comment/uncomment

How can I comment/uncomment the code with a shortcut in DW CS5? IS there ashortcut? If no how can I create for both of them? (It would be nice if both operations were done with the same key ...
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Connecting to FileZilla FTP Server on XAMPP localhost with Dreamweaver

I am running XAMPP 1.7.4. I've installed the FileZilla FTP server and I'm running it as a service. I created a user and when I connect as that user with the FileZilla client, I have no trouble ...
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Dreamweaver not loading due to workspace file problem

I went to launch Dreamweaver CS 5.5 and this message popped up: XML parsing fatal error: Invalid document structure, line 1, file C:\Documents...(file path)...Workspace\My Workspace.xml ...
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How can I create an Adobe extension

I'm using an adobe extension for Dreamweaver but it's out of date and the person that created it is not maintaining it any more. I would like to recreate it but I don't know how to get started. ...
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How to change the template default.html in Dreamweaver CS 5.5 and keep </head> tabbed?

I've changed the default template default.html located in C:\Program Files (x86)\Adobe\Adobe Dreamweaver CS5.5\configuration\DocumentTypes\NewDocuments. I want it to look like this when creating new ...
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Can you enable Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 to handle and edit extensionless files?

For example: gemfile, config, and all other file names with no extensions.
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Setting up and using DreamWeaver and IIS/ASP with FTP

I have a copy of DreamWeaver CS5 and have installed Microsoft IIS 7. How do I set up DreamWeaver to use IIS server as my test server with ASP and FTP?
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Code optimizer extension for Dreamweaver?

Due to my neat coding style, my pages take up like 30% more space on both my server and the output HTML. Is there any free extension for Dreamweaver to automatically optimize my pages when uploading ...
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What are some techniques or tools for debugging JavaScript in Dreamweaver CS5?

I see that DW reports errors as I type them. Is there a way to trace to a console at runtime like can be done with Firebug? What are some other techniques or tools for debugging JavaScript in ...
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In Dreamweaver CS5 for OSX, how do I expand and collapse ALL folders listed in its file explorer?

OSX's finder will expand ALL folders if you hold the Alt key and press right-arrow and collapse all with Alt+Left-arrow. I've got a large project folder and it is tiresome to manually expand a lot of ...
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Possible to stop Adobe DreamWeaver from rewriting 'onclick' to 'onClick'?

I've been giving my dev team grief by checking in HTML edited in DW. It turns out that DW has silently been rewriting all instances of 'onclick' to 'onClick' completely breaking the application in ...
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Custom Dreamweaver DocTypes

Dreamweaver CS5 with Dreamweaver HTML5 Pack 1.2.7 Windows 7 x64 When I go to create a new document and select the HTML5 DocType, Dreamweaver gives me the legacy encoding/character set declaration: ...
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Get Rid of Edit with Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 from Context Menu?

This really bothers me. How do I get rid of that context menu not only on .txt files, but any file type?
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Dreamweaver alternative to emulate check in/out functionality

A little intro: a team of us are updating a website using Dreamweaver. We have no version control, and have to deal with Adobe's software oddities to get things done. I know just how bad this is! I'm ...
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Dreamweaver centering background

How do you center the background image on Dreamweaver CS5?
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Dreamweaver CS5 Timeline

Where do you find the timeline in Dreamweaver CS5?
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Why Does DreamWeaver CS5 Discriminate between File Extensions, Even After Modding Mime Types?

Hi folks, Even After I forced DreamWeaver CS5 to allow opening of .ast extensions as a MIME type of php5, which DreamWeaver now opens and colors correctly as described here, I still have trouble ...
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Synchronize Dreamweaver over an SSH tunnel using an SFTP connection

Maybe... Just maybe... I'm asking too much here. Maybe I'm even barking up the wrong tree. I'm looking to essentially have Dreamweaver establish an SSH tunnel to one machine, and then use that ...
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How do I get Dreamweaver to deploy syntax highlighting for full script CFC's?

Is there a way to get Dreamweaver CS4 to use syntax highlighting when writing full script CFCs? If the document type is .cfc and they syntax is fullscript, there is no syntax highlighting; the code ...
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Does Dreamweaver subversion support branching?

Adobe Dreamweaver added support for subversion in CS4. I have CS5, I am able to update and commit, they even have a very easy rollback option where you can promote any revision number to "head" but I ...
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Setup Version Control on Dreamweaver

I have a win computer on the Network called WIN2K8FS1 I have TortoiseSVN on a win computer and when I go to checkout a repository with Tortoise it asks me for the URL of the repository. I put in: ...
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Dreamweaver, how do you split the window 3 ways to show HTML, CSS, and Design view all at the same time?

I just got a 27" Cinema Display and it seems like I could be using the workspace more efficiently in Dreamweaver. It would be great to be able to edit the HTML file and CSS file for a given page ...
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Find and Replace several several different values all at once

I have a file with multiple instances of Text_1 and Text1 and I need to replace both those strings with Text_A and TextB respectively. Currently I'm doing two Find and Replace functions on each ...
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Dreamweaver - Replace with Regular expressions?

I've got like 6 pages were i get both POST and GET data several times (PHP). I've now made a function that get's the data for me, so instead of typing: $_POST['whatever']; i now type: ...
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Dreamweaver 8 is not working on Windows 7

I'm using Dreamweaver as the editor for my projects. Recently I moved to Windows 7, the Dreamweaver software is installed without any error. When I tried to open the files from Dreamweaver ...
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Why is Dreamweaver CS5 so slow to sync files when target is local system folder?

Just curious about the cause and if there is a way to speed it up. I'm running MAMP, so I configured a site in DW CS5 to "Connect using: Local/Network" and pointed it to a folder on my computer. ...
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invalid markup marked invalid because it contains a duplicate attribute

I'm editing an HTML file in Dreamweaver CS4, the website looks good if I run it in firefox but I'm getting this error: "invalid markup marked invalid because it contains a duplicate attribute" Here ...
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Dreamweaver CS5 Site Management Problem

In Dreamweaver CS4, when you click to create a new site, you get a popup where you can choose to create a site with FTP only. However, in Dreamweaver CS5, such popup doesn't exist and I am required ...
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How to configure Dreamweaver CS5.5 for OS X to behave like an OS X application?

I've just started using Dreamweaver CS5.5 for OS X and can't find how to configure it to behave like all other OS X editors. There seems to be a slew of subtle differences, and I'm guessing there is ...
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How to configure Dreamweaver CS5 to run within a single application window

I hope an experienced Dreamweaver CS5 user can save me a little time. I'm running DW CS5 on OSX, and it has a toolbar that run across the top of the desktop. There is a combo box on the toolbar that ...
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FTP through Dreamweaver not working while Filezilla is fine

Dreamweaver FTP is not working for a site hosted on a particular server (Go Daddy in this instance) but using Filezilla FTP works. Tested on another server (Rackspace) and both Dreamweaver and ...
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Dreamweaver automatically replacing symbols with HTML equivelent

I often find that Dreamweaver has replaced symbols with the HTMl equivalent (for example, " with &guot;, > with &gt;). How do I stop this from happening?
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Attempting to migrate to Aptana from Dreamweaver - how to?

I have been using Dreamweaver for years, and have used Dreamweaver MX, Dreamweaver MX 2004, Dreamweaver 8 & Dreamweaver CS4. They all carry a common theme and were relatively easy to migrate to ...
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Change default font in DreamWeaver on OS X

I just bought a new macbook pro 15'. This is my first mac. I really hate the Apple font in dreamweaver or when I'm doing any kind of coding. I can't read it. I should buy glasses but in the mean time ...
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Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 Find and Replace ALT-F not working

I'm using a demo of Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 and I've notice that they no longer open the Find and Replace in a separate window. The problem with this, at least on Windows 7, is that I can't use the ...
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Mac OS X software always order files alphabetically rather than by type

I have noticed many Mac applications sort the files alphabetically rather than by type. A good example would be Coda by panic.com. The files in the file menu are organized alphabetically. I ...
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ftp connects but files aren't visible browsing

If this should be on that other site, please don't shoot me, as I can't remember the name or the url. I have an ftp account in Dreamweaver that connects to the remote site and appears to be uploading ...
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How to set default save location in applications

Especially in dreamweaver and photoshop. And do you know of any application that lets me jump through all the common save locations for dreamweaver. For example, I save .php files on C:\Wamp\www. And ...
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dreamweaver disable “language for non unicode programs” detection

Dreamweaver CS4 auto-detects the language for non unicode programs in windows, in my case it is russian, and conviniently sets the default encoding to be western european instead of the much preferred ...
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Dreamweaver Delete Space to Word, Not Word

There's a built in DW keyboard shortcut (Ctrl + Del) that deletes up to AND INCLUDING the first word to the right. I used to use the ColdFusion Studio app for coding and it would just remove the space ...
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How to change Dreamweaver CS3's inbuilt spell checking English language US to UK?

How to change Dreamweaver CS3's inbuilt spell checking English language US to UK.
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Dreamweaver CS4 - SVN doesn't know I deleted a file

LS, After a few commits, I decided to deleted a file that became unnecessary. I did so, clicked the Site root, and clicked "Check In". All the files that changed during the last commit are in that ...