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Dreamweaver 8 Reviewed – Background File Transfer

Background File Transfer

Ever configure a site so that the remote site was an ftp site somewhere? Did you ever save a file and have to wait while Dreamweaver uploaded it to wherever you had set up the remote site? Not any more! Dreamweaver now offers background file transfer:

Macromedia Dreamweaver Background Transfer

Hit “save” and keep on truckin’ — Dreamweaver will transfer the file while you work. There’s no more waiting for each file to upload before you can get back to that all-important code. Gets and Puts are much easier now that you can start the process and continue working. Sorry, you no longer have an excuse to check email and chat with the guy in the next cube while Dreamweaver puts your files on the remote server. Here’s the file activity log:

Macromedia Dreamweaver File Activity Log