Category Archives: Dreamweaver

Linking to specific panel or tab in jQuery UI widgets

Dreamweaver CC has replaced its Spry widgets, such as accordion and tabbed panels, with jQuery UI equivalents. This means that one of my most requested tutorials on linking to a specific panel or tab needed to be rewritten for jQuery … Continue reading

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Video review of Dreamweaver CC August update

I’ve been testing the Dreamweaver CC August 2013 update, and have posted a 10-minute video review on YouTube. The new features in this update include: Live Highlight: this acts as a sort of reverse inspect in Live view, highlighting all … Continue reading

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Get up to speed with Dreamweaver CSS Designer at Adobe MAX

Big changes are coming to the way CSS is handled in the next version of Dreamweaver. Normally, authors and beta testers are sworn to secrecy until the new version of a program is released, but Dreamweaver’s product manager Alejandro Gutierrez … Continue reading

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lynda.com goes multilingual

Over the past couple of years, I’ve recorded several video training courses for video2brain, an Austrian company that I often referred to as the European equivalent of lynda.com. It turns out that my description was prophetic. If you visit the … Continue reading

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Chance to beta test Dreamweaver

If you’re frustrated with the way Dreamweaver works, have ideas about how to improve it, or simply want to help test future versions, now’s your chance. Alejandro Gutierrez, who took over as Dreamweaver product manager a couple of months ago, … Continue reading

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Dreamweaver Update: HTML5 Goodness, but Forms Suffer

Adobe has fulfilled its promise to Creative Cloud subscribers by releasing an exclusive update to Dreamweaver CS6. If you have a subscription to the Creative Cloud and haven’t yet installed the update, you can get it by going to the … Continue reading

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My verdict on Dreamweaver CS6

Adobe has officially announced details of Creative Suite 6 (CS6) and the Creative Cloud. What’s particularly significant about this release is that it represents the last chance to skip one or two versions and still benefit from reduced upgrade pricing. … Continue reading

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Updater for Dreamweaver CS5.5

Adobe has released an updater for Dreamweaver CS5.5 that updates the version of jQuery Mobile to the stable 1.0 version. It also updates the jQuery Mobile starter pages. You can download it from the Dreamweaver updater page, and install it … Continue reading

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PhoneGap update for Dreamweaver CS5.5

Adobe has just released an extension for Dreamweaver CS5.5 that radically changes the way you create native apps using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript with the PhoneGap framework. Instead of using a local emulator for Android and iOS, it uploads your … Continue reading

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Why I’m no longer a member of the London Dreamweaver Meetup

In November last year, I wrote about my hopes for the relaunch of the London Dreamweaver Meetup Group. I originally agreed to give a talk on 26 January about creating a simple jQuery Mobile site in Dreamweaver. The plan was … Continue reading

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