Dreamweaver CS4 All-In-One For Dummies Cheat Sheet - dummies
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Dreamweaver CS4 All-In-One For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Dreamweaver CS4 helps you create professional, attractive, user-friendly Web sites. Knowing the PC and Mac shortcuts for basic and toggle commands in Dreamweaver CS4 will get you moving quickly and efficiently through this Web-building software.

Dreamweaver CS4 Command Shortcuts

When designing Web pages in Dreamweaver CS4, these shortcut key commands will help get things done a lot faster. Working in Dreamweaver CS4 is more efficient when you use this chart for PC and Mac key combinations and the tasks they perform in Dreamweaver:

To Do This: (Action) Press: (PC Shortcut) Press: (Mac Shortcut)
Create a new document Control + N Command + N
Open an existing document Control + O Command + O
Save an open document Control + S Command + S
Close an open document Control + W Command + W
Close all open documents Control + Shift + W Command + Shift + W
Quit Dreamweaver Control + Q or Alt + F4 Command + Q or Opt + F4
Undo Control + Z or Alt + Backspace Option + Delete
Redo Control + Y or Control + Shift + Z Command + Y or Command + Shift + Z
Cut Control + X or Shift + Delete Command + X or Shift + Delete
Copy Control + C or Shift + Insert Command + C or Shift + Insert
Paste Control + V Command + V
Paste Special Control + Shift + V Command + Shift + V
Select All Control + A Command + A
Find and Replace Control + F Command + F
Open the Preferences Panel Control + U Command + U
Refresh Design View F5 F5
Make Selected Text Bold Control + B Command + B
Make Selected Text Italic Control + I Command + I
Apply Paragraph Formatting to Selected Text Control + Shift + P Command + Shift + P
Apply Heading Formatting (H1-H6) to Selected Text Control + 1 through 6 Command + 1 through 6
Add New Paragraph Return Return
Add a Line Break <BR> Shift + Return Shift + Return
Insert a Non-Breaking Space Command + Shift + Spacebar Command + Shift + Spacebar
Move object or text Drag selection to new location Drag selection to new location
Copy object or text Control-drag selection to new location Option-drag selection to new location
Select a word Double-click Double-click
Select a row Triple-click Triple-click
Run a Spell Check Shift + F7 Shift + F7
Open the Help Window F1 F1
Zoom In Control + = Command + =
Zoom Out Control + – Command + –
Preview in Primary Browser F12 Option + F12
Preview in Secondary Browser Shift + F12 or Control + F12 Command + F12
LiveView Alt + F11 Option + F11

Dreamweaver CS4 Toggle Command Shortcuts

Sometimes you’ll need to switch between two settings creating Web sites with Dreamweaver. To do so, you use Dreamweaver toggle commands —via these Mac and PC keyboard shortcuts — to get you back and forth quickly:

Toggle Display PC Shortcut Mac Shortcut
Rulers Control+Alt+R Command+Option+R
Guides Control+; Command+;
Visual Aids Control+Shift+I Command+Shift+I
Grid Control+Alt+G Command+Option+G
Page Properties Control+J Command+J