Adobe Dreamweaver CC Code suggestion saves an incredible amount of time. Dreamweaver offers code validation and accessibility checks assisting the user by making sure the codes are valid and reaches the required web standards Cons 1. The interface is extremely confusing and it may take a new user a while to get the hang of it.
Drag the required element from the Insert panel on to Live view and hold your mouse to use one of the following features to insert: Live Guides: These guides appear as you hover over the elements in Live view after dragging the required element from the Insert panel.
Using Live Guides, you can insert elements at the top or bottom, or to the left or right of an element in focus. DOM icon: Click the icon to view the DOM structure in a pop-up and drop the element at a precise location in the document structure. Position Assist: Position Assist helps you position the element before, after, or nest within the element in focus in Live view.
For more information, see Insert elements directly in Live view. This panel is available in all workspaces and is persistent, which means, you can open two documents, open, and access their DOM panels simultaneously. Using the DOM panel, you can: Drag elements from the Insert panel to insert them precisely in the document structure.
Copy, paste, duplicate, move, or delete structural elements in the document. View any element on the page in context with the document structure - the element in focus is highlighted in the DOM panel. Technology Previews Starting with this release, the Dreamweaver team provides previews of certain features to gather customer feedback. Based on the feedback, these features will be improved upon further and included as core features of Dreamweaver.
You can access such features from the Technology Previews category of the Preferences dialog box. The preview feature in this release is Code Highlighting. This feature highlights all occurences of any selected text in Code view. To use this feature, perform the following steps: Enable Code Highlighting.
For more information, see Dreamweaver API reference: Code view functions. Code folding In previous versions of Dreamweaver, you had to select code blocks in Code view and then collapse them. In this version and later, you can collapse code blocks by simply hovering over the line numbers and clicking the triangle that appears.
The Copy, Cut, Paste, and drag-and-drop actions retain the code folding state. For example, when you copy a code block that is collapsed, the Paste action pastes the copied text as a collapsed block. In HTML files, unlike the earlier code collapse functionality, the collapsed content now contains the closing tag and is rendered differently.
Also, the number of characters displayed in a collapsed code block is now increased. This helps you to preview the initial attributes, if any. For detailed information, see Collapse code. Your plan for a responsive web design must account for multiple resolution versions of images that are rendered appropriately on devices.
For example, for high density retina display, you can use the 2X version of the image. For more information, see Extract images from PSD files. The unit you select in this pop-up is retained when you view measurements between assets. When you drag elements from the Insert panel, Asset panel, or within Live view, and hover over different elements on the page, you will notice the visual feedback for nesting elements along with before and after guides.
Nesting visual feedback: Visual feedback - blue, shaded highlight - for nested insert Editing Selectors directly in Element Display You can now simply click the name of the Selector in Element Display to edit it.
You can commit the changes by clicking anywhere on the page. Coding toolbar changes The following options in the Coding toolbar related to collapsing code have been removed: These options have been removed from the right-click context menu and the Edit menu as well.
You can now collapse code by hovering your mouse over the line number and clicking the triangle that appears. CSS Designer improvements.