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To create and manage a website in Dreamweaver, you must first “define” your site.Dreamweaver has built in tools for managing your site. The beginning user might betempted to ignore these tools and go straight to making a web page. However, after a littleuse, the power of these tools becomes apparent. To take advantage of this power
should be created and accessed through the Dreamweaver Site Files Management Window.
From the menu items located at the top, choose
In the Manage Sites window, click on
Fill in the dialog box(es) beginning with
Enter a site name (this can be anything you would like just to recall the site)5.
Click on the folder icon and
your local root folderYou have now defined your site (
) – within the same window, you may nowspecify the web server where you will be uploading your web files.6.
(on the left)7.
Set Access to
At FTP Host, enter the address of your server (in this case leeu.edu)9.
At the Host Directory, enter the name of the server directory (e.g. public_html)10.
At Login, enter your account login name and password11.
Click on the
in the site definition box13.
in the Manage Sites dialog box