The October 2018 release of Dreamweaver (version 19.0) rolls out exciting new features for web designers and developers. Read on for a quick introduction to these features and links to resources offering more information.
Feature summary | Dreamweaver | 19.0 release
Learn about new features and enhancements in the October 2018 release of Dreamweaver (version 19.0)
Dreamweaver version 19.0.1 includes support for Bootstrap 4.2.1 and fixes issues found in the previous versions of Dreamweaver. This update is recommended for all users.
For more information, see How to write and edit code in Dreamweaver.
ECMAScript 6 support
ECMAScript 6 is the sixth edition of the ECMA-262 standard, and features major changes and improvements to the ECMAScript specification. ECMAScript is a scripting language specification standardized by ECMA international.
For more information, see Lint code.
New CEF integration
As a web designer or web developer, when you want to extend the web by creating HTML tags or CSS properties, you require latest web development features. To view the output for latest features, Dreamweaver developers had to use Real-time Preview instead of Live view.
Dreamweaver is now integrated with a new version of Chromium Embedded Framework (CEF). With the new CEF, Live View now renders pages designed using CSS Grid layouts. Also, you can view a better CSS grid layout with this change.
Dreamweaver now provides multiple security enhancements enabling it to support most of the hosting providers.
OpenSSH and OpenSSL Dreamweaver is now integrated with the new OpenSSH (version 7.6) enabling seamless SFTP connections to multiple hosting servers. OpenSSL is upgraded from the version 1.0.2 K to 1.0.2o.
LibCURL - Dreamweaver is now integrated with the new Lib Curl version (Upgraded from 7.38 to 7.60), providing secure connectivity to users.
Node.js version has been upgraded to 6.14.0.
zlib version has been upgraded to 1.2.11.
When you launch Dreamweaver, it now displays an improved Home screen, which includes options to:
- Open a wide range of tutorials to help you quickly learn and understand the concept, workflow, tips, and tricks
- Create a new document or open an existing document
The contents of the Home screen are tailored based on your familiarity with Dreamweaver and your Creative Cloud membership plan.
For more information, see The Dreamweaver workspace.
Find and Replace
Previous functionality of Save and Load query in Find and Replace dialog is back again in this release. For more information, see Find and replace text, tags and attributes.
Real-time preview enhancement
Real-time preview now provides an option to switch to preview documents in browser. For more information, see Preview pages.