Damaged preferences files can cause crashes, errors, and other unexpected behavior in Dreamweaver. Follow the instructions below to restore preferences to the default settings.
Disclaimer: Some of these procedures involve editing the Windows registry. Adobe doesn't provide support for editing the registry, which contains critical system and application information. Make sure to back up the registry before editing it. For more information about the registry, see the Windows documentation or contact Microsoft.
Windows users: Some of the procedure below require you to access hidden folders. By default, Windows does not display hidden folders or files. For instructions on showing these hidden folders, see Show hidden files, folders, and filename extensions | Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7.
Mac OS 10.7 "Lion" users: Some of the procedure below require you to access your user Library folder. In Mac OS 10.7, Apple has made this folder hidden. For instructions to access your user Library, see Access hidden user library files | Mac OS 10.7 Lion.