Controlling CSS through the Properties Inspector


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Controlling CSS through the Properties Inspector

While the CSS Styles panel is where you're going to be doing the heavy lifting on your CSS, the Properties inspector in Dreamweaver CS4 does allow you to do a fair amount of CSS-based work directly through it, without having to go to the Styles panel. It's important to note, however, that without understanding what the Properties inspector is doing in regards to CSS, you can cause some major issues within your site. So let's take a moment to examine how the Properties inspector works with your site's CSS. I have the index.htm page open from the 06_05 folder and I'm just going to click somewhere inside this first paragraph.

Let's go down to the Properties inspector and if you don't have it clicked, go ahead and click the CSS tab so that we're looking at the CSS Properties inspector. The first thing I want to point out is right here it says Targeted Rule #mainContent p. That's reflecting where we've currently clicked, if I click elsewhere, it's...

Controlling CSS through the Properties Inspector
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Controlling CSS through the Properties Inspector provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS4 Essential Training

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