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Buttons and Links in Dreamweaver - Dreamweaver tutorial


Learn the basics about text links, image buttons and flash buttons in Dreamweaver
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Dreamweaver Flash Buttons:

Preview:

To make a dreamweaver flash button you need to start a new document then save it, you can now use the Media Flash Button. Insert > Media > Flash Button.

Theres a wide range of styles to choose from, ive choose "Star Spinner". Fill in the form with the text you want and the url you want your button to link to and click OK.

Click ok and your will now have your flash button!

Dreamweaver Text Links:

Highlight the text you want to link to a url and go to the bottom of your dreamweaver to the properties and to Link and put the url you want the link to take your visitors to.

The Default for a Link is Blue and Underlined, you can change this by going to the bottom of your dreamweaver to the properties and click Page Properties. You can change the colour, the visited link, rollover link and active link colour.

Dreamweaver Image Links

To get a saved image up go Insert > Image, click the image and go to the bottom of your dreamweaver to the properties. You can make your image link to a page or site by entering a url in the Link form.

Opening a link into a new window in Dreamweaver

Highlight the link that you want to open into a new window. Go to target and click down to _blank and when the link is clicked the url of the page will open into a new window.