Adobe Dreamweaver CS4 software is ideal for web designers, web developers, and visual designers. Design, develop, and maintain standards-based websites and applications with one of the industry's leading web authoring tools.
Live View - Design your web pages under real-world browser conditions with the new Live View in Adobe Dreamweaver CS4 while still retaining direct access to the code. Changes to the code are instantly reflected in the rendered display.
Related Files and Code Navigator - The new Code Navigator feature shows you the CSS source code that affects your current selection and allows you to access it quickly. Click any included file shown in the Related Files bar to see both its source in Code view and the parent page in Design view.
Adobe InContext Editing - Design your pages in Dreamweaver so end users can edit their web pages without help from you or additional software using the Adobe InContext Editing online service. As a Dreamweaver designer, you can limit changes to specific pages, distinct regions, and even custom formatting options.
CSS best practices - Implement CSS best practices without writing code. Create new CSS rules in the Properties panel, and get clear, simple explanations of where each property fits in the cascade of styles.
New user interface - Work faster and smarter across Adobe Creative Suite 4 components with a shared user interface design. Toggle quickly from one work environment to the next with the workspace switcher.
HTML data sets - Integrate data into your web pages without the learning curve of mastering databases or XML coding. Spry Data Sets recognize content in a simple HTML table as an interactive data source.
Adobe Photoshop Smart Objects - Insert any Adobe Photoshop PSD document in Dreamweaver to create an image Smart Object tightly linked to the source file. Make changes to the source image, and update your image in Dreamweaver without opening Photoshop.
Subversion integration - Dreamweaver CS4 integrates with Subversion software, an open source versioning control system, for a better check-in/check-out experience. Update your site and check in modifications directly from within Dreamweaver.
1GHz or faster processor
Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 (Service Pack 3 recommended) or Windows Vista Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise with Service Pack 1 (certified for 32-bit Windows XP and Windows Vista)
512MB of RAM
1GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on flash-based storage devices)
1,280x800 display with 16-bit video card
Broadband Internet connection required for online services