Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up new document preferences, part of Dreamweaver CS6 Essential Training.
Based on the method that you use for creating new documents, Dreamweaver …often makes a lot of the key decisions for you as it creates the new page.…Whenever you start a new project, or when your page requirements in your…site changes, it's a good idea to take a few moments to set up your new…document preferences so that Dreamweaver will create new pages to your…proper specification.…So to do that, I'm just going to open up my Dreamweaver Preferences.…You can find those on the PC, by going to Edit>Preferences, and of course on the…Mac you'll go to Dreamweaver>Preferences.…
Now, what I'm looking for this time is the New Document category, right over…here on the left-hand side.…We don't have very many choices here, but the choices that we do have are…incredibly important.…So the first thing that it's going to ask me is what default document type do I want?…And if I need something other than HTML, for example, if I'm working on a ColdFusion site, …I choose ColdFusion from this.…For what we're doing in this course of course we're going to choose HTML.…
- Choosing and customizing a workspace
- Defining a new site
- Uploading files to your site
- Creating new documents and web pages
- Formatting source code
- Working with CSS
- Placing images and background graphics
- Creating links
- Styling a basic table
- Creating a web form with buttons, check boxes, and list menus
- Adding Spry effects
Skill Level Beginner
What is Dreamweaver?1m 4s
1. The Dreamweaver Interface
2. Site Control
3. Creating New Documents
4. Adding and Structuring Text
5. Coding in Dreamweaver
6. Managing CSS
7. Working with Images
8. Creating Links
9. Working with Tables
10. Working with Forms
11. Adding Interactivity
Additional resources1m 2s
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