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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 come bundled with an AJAX library (Spry) that features several pre-made widgets and other behaviors. DW CS 5.5 places a special emphasis on mobile web development

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Why Dreamweaver regex replace into a wrong character? (-- How to regex replace content specific to (inside) an html tag?)

Situation Here is the Regex & Substitution I used for Regex replace in Dreamweaver:: (( and )|( that )|( include )|( includes )|( including )) $1<br/>\n image: settings for Regex Replace ...
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Copy and paste (special) of the content of "equation" in WORD to dreamweaver

An ordinary piece of text (even formatted) in WORD can be copied to dreamweaver without any problem. But those written via "equation" will be totally ignored. What I have done is to double ...
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How to fix sharing violation error in dreamweaver?

While saving the html files sometime I get an error message in dreamweaver which is below given: encountered a sharing violation while accessing in dreamweaver I don't see this error always and also ...
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Sublime Text 3: How to create reusable custom find and replace

I am trying to see if there is a way to replicate a feature in Sublime that is available in Dreamweaver. With Dreamweaver you can create custom Commands using a javascript file for the actual command ...
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Dreamweaver site root below Git repository

This is more of a Dreamweaver question more than anything else -- because I want to design the site and manage my git repo from within Dreamweaver. Let's say I have a Git repository setup, called git-...
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Heredoc and Adobe Dreamweaver 2019 CC

In Dreamweaver 2015 CC there was this "hack", adding the following lines to C:>Program Files>Adobe>Adobe Dreamweaver CC 2015>Configuration>CodeColoring>PHP.xml that added Heredoc ...
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Select Folder option in Dreamweaver is missing

I have a question about Adobe Dreamweaver: I have two code editors, Sublime and Dreamweaver(CS6 and CC2019 ). Sublime has the option select folder to include a project at a side panel. But in ...
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Generating individual HTML email signatures via Dreamweaver or?

I am a marketer/graphic designer with very minimal knowledge of coding. My company is currently in process of updating our website, and we paid the web designer to create an HTML email signature for ...
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How does the Dreamweaver program load in the RAM?

I was using Dreamweaver and noticed that not all of its modules load in the RAM at once on startup. Those modules load only when we use them. When I click on the File in the header, my cursor shows a ...
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Dreamweaver ERROR in TagEdit.setOuterHTML

Every few seconds Dreamweaver pops up an error dialogue with: ERROR in TagEdit.setOuterHTML Cannot parse the following value for newOuterHTML: Followed by a snippet from the current document. The ...
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How to run dreamweaver local testing server with html page

I have an HTML page that I'm working on and I run the live view by hitting F12 on the keyboard to open up in my default browser. What I want is to open this same page (that runs on local server) ...
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Can't run Adobe Dreamweaver with wine on Kali

I'm trying to run Dreamweaver.exe with Wine on my Kali Machine but I get the following error with this command: wine Dreamweaver.exe wine: Bad EXE format for Z:\root\Desktop\Dreamweaver.exe What ...
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Assign comment & comment out shortcut to the same key

I want to add comment & comment out keyboard shortcut and assign it to the same keyboard shortcut, namely the popular Cmd + /. So far I was only capable of assigning only 1 shortcut to a key ...
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Dreamweaver Regex - Unmatched ) in regular expression

The Issue The issue I am tackling is that past developers of some code I am working on set variables like $_GET[name] or sometimes like $_GET['name']. Trying to make the code uniform, I want to make ...
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CPU usage by Adobe Dreamweaver on a HP probook G1 450 - i5 Quad Core

Is CPU usage of 40% - 50% normal when running Adobe Dreamweaver CS6, or is there an underlying problem? My laptop is a HP ProBook G1 450, i5 Quad Core, and has 8GB RAM.
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Get multistate buttons for Dreamweaver CS5?

I'm trying to design some buttons with a rollover behavior: changing either color or shape or both based upon hover status. My artistic skills are between zero and nil. Can you recommend a "roll your ...
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How to recover FTP password from dreamweaver mx 2004?

Let's say you have dreamweaver mx 2004 installed and it is the only remaining source of your FTP password. How do you extract this FTP password? It is possible to see how many characters the FTP ...
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Dreamweaver dialogue windows are huge

Good Afternoon, im having a bit of a problem with dreamweaver :/ When opening a dialogue box within dreamweaver CS6, for example the dreamweaver preferences windows, or CSS editor window, it appears ...
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Dreamweaver: Auto-correct

In Notepad++ when you type a wrong tag or a wrong word, the color will stay black instead of blue. How do you set up this preference in Dreamweaver CC? Thanks.
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Dreamweaver - File ( FTP ) Activity every time I open or save a file? Why?

I'm running Adobe CS6 Dreamweaver for a number of different sites, and I'm running into one particular site ( that I recently created from a clone of another, strangely ) that is acting a little... ...
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How can I scale Adobe software UIs on a high density display?

I got a new laptop with 4K screen, but my Photoshop, Illustrator & Dreamweaver have tiny icons instead of the regular size. I have to scale down my screen resolution to be able to use it properly....
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FTP is corrupting files since a few days

Since a few days, every ftp upload I run corrupts files over a certain size, mostly after 400 - 500 lines of code, the file breaks, starts all over from the beginning, and then after a few lines ...
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Dreamweaver CS5.5 Mac OS X main CONFIGURATION folder deleted

So I had a problem with Dreamweaver telling me that there is something wrong with a file so I went to Google to fix my problem but instead of deleting the configuration folder inside the en_US folder, ...
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Notepad++ and Dreamweaver - Tab Conversions

I work on a team of developers. Some like to use Dreamweaver but I really do prefer Notepad++. The problem comes whenever we need to edit one anothers files and the tabs don't match up / align (...
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How do I install Adobe Dreamweaver on Ubuntu 14.04 with Wine?

I am trying to install Adobe Dreamweaver CS4 using Wine on Ubuntu. Google searches have resulted in tutorials for old versions of Ubuntu, Wine, etc. I need a solid way to install and run Adobe ...
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Why do some FTP Clients not connect to a IIS7 FTP Server?

I have a Windows 2008 R2 Server with II7. I have installed the FTP server. I can connect to it fine with Dreamweaver CS5 on my Mac. I can connect to it fine with Cute FTP 7 Professional on a PC. I ...
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How to transfer/export code collapse information in Adobe Dreamweaver?

A question for a true superuser. Where is information about code collapsing of Adobe Dreamweaver stored, and how can it be exported/copied to another machine? Background: There are files, some with ...
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Dreamweaver hangs when opening or viewing a file

I've scoured the internet for a solution to this but I can't figure it out and no fixes seem to work. I have a basic .html file attached to a Dreamweaver site, along with some .js, .css and image ...
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Does Adobe Dreamweaver support Javascript?

Thinking of subscribing to Adobe Creative Cloud. Does Adobe Dreamweaver support Javascript?
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Stop creation of _notes folder in Adobe Dreamweaver CS6

There is a post in the Adobe Forum about this: Preventing the _notes folders from being created. However, the solution given there does not stop Dreamweaver from creating _notes folder everywhere. ...
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Dreamweaver synchronize code with design in split view?

When I am in split view in Dreamwever CS6 and edit something in design view the code is not updated automatically and I have to click in code area so it appears. I swear it worked in CS5 version. ...
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Dreamweaver - Is there a way to prevent [shift+return] from entering a new line in the code view?

Currently, I have projects that regularly require me to insert line breaks <br> into the code. I have been using [shift+return] then hitting [delete] to get rid of the line break that ...
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How do I disable syntax checking for a specific file extension?

I recently installed Dreamweaver CS6, and I'm having a problem when modifying a JSON file. No matter what I type, even the simplest, clearly valid JSON string, it keeps saying there is a syntax error ...
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Connect Dreamweawer CS6 to Bitbucket repository

I have a Git repository on Bitbucket and I would like to configure version control in Dreamweaver CS6. How do I do it?
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what language is dreamweaver written in? [closed]

I was just wondering because I thought it was C++ but then I installed Dreamweaver CC and it required the Java Runtime to open. Does that mean it's written in Java or just parts of it or what?
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Dreamweaver deleted my file contents

I was developing a website using Dreamweaver. I was editing one of my PHP files and suddenly the electricity shut down and my computer turned off. When I turned on my PC again and open the file that ...
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Dreamweaver deleted my file contents

I was developing a website using Dreamweaver, I was editing one of my php files and suddenly the electricity shut down and my computer turned off. when I turned on my PC again and open the file that I ...
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Restore windows' positions and sizes on startup in Dreamweaver

It's rather annoying to setup windows' sizes and position every time after startup. Is it possible to set not just reopening files on startup but also restoring their windows' positions and sizes? ...
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DreamWeaver Error: While executing DW_BCC canAcceptCommand in BCC.htm, a JavaScript error occured

Anyone else ever received this error? Google has 2 unhelpful references to it and no real information. Adobe has a link to debugging JS errors but it's 404... Error is "While executing DW_BCC ...
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Can't connect to database in dreamweaver

I used to have this error in Dreamweaver CS6 and I would simply place the _mmServerScripts folder into the root of my local website. Every time I go to select a database it get this error: I have ...
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dreamweaver "single quote comments"

I am using Dreamweaver CC. I see that in the coding toolbar on the right of the open document window there is a button which when hovered displays the text "Apply Comment". When I click on it I can ...
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Is there a way to duplicate code in Dreamweaver?

In Notepad++ you can press CTRL+D to repeat selected code or the code on the same line when you press CTRL+D. This is very useful! Is there a similiar function in Dreamweaver CS6? I do have searched ...
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DreamWeaver Right Code Margin

It's futile trying to search for this on Google, as all I get are new programmers' questions about CSS margin-right. Is it possible to have a right code margin line appear in DreamWeaver, so I know ...
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Text editor that shows preview window of CSS classes, ID's and elements [closed]

I use a combination of Notepad++, Sublime and also Dreamweaver. I still use DW because of its really handy CSS Styles window, and for me its the quickest way of navigating through large CSS files. I'...
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How do I preview DreamWeaver sites locally?

I've got a user that had been editing files directly on the webserver with Dreamweaver CS6 and not using any form of SCM or version control. I've got him all setup with a local git repository (as ...
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Can Dreamweaver respect the newline format of files?

In a project we may have a CSS file which was originally created (and committed to our code repository) by a person using a Unix based operating system. So all lines in that file end with \n. ...
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Adobe Dreamweaver crash on launch: Error 6

Have Adobe Dreamweaver CS5.5 installed on Windows 8 and first install, it's working properly, but after some time on next launch I get Error: Please uninstall and reinstall the product. Error 6 . ...
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How do I add as editor Dreamweaver to work in GIT?

How do I add Dreamweaver as the editor in Git? git config --global core.editor??? $ slime README.md sh.exe": slime: command not found
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Server Behaviours grayed out in Dreamweaver CS6

Not sure if this is the right place, but lately I've been following this tutorial (word for word almost) and i get to this part where i am supposed to add a server behavior recordset, except this is ...
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Editing Dreamweaver Hotkey/shorcuts

I am trying to change the hot key for collapse full tag which defaults as ctrl+shift+j. Where can I locate it in the keyboard shorcuts menu to change it?
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