Cover image for Dreamweaver 2 bible
Dreamweaver 2 bible
Lowery, Joseph (Joseph W.)
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Foster City, CA : IDG Books Worldwide, [1999]

Physical Description:
xxxviii, 1034 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 computer laser optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
General Note:
Includes index.
Format :


Call Number
Material Type
Home Location
Item Holds
TK5105.8885.D74 L68 1999 Book and Software Set Central Closed Stacks

On Order



If Dreamweaver 2 can do it, you can do it too... With its groundbreaking page-layout capabilities, new Dream Templates and Commands, unique site-management functions, plus support for the latest Web technologies, Dreamweaver 2 brings you more control and more flexibility than ever before. Whether you're creating heavy-action sites packed with sound effects, Shockwave movies, sophisticated animations, or data-driven, interactive sites for e-commerce, you'll find all the information you need to speed construction, smooth maintenance, and power up your pages in Dreamweaver(tm) 2 Bible. Inside, you'll find complete coverage of Dreamweaver 2 Quickly build a site using Dreamweaver's windows, palettes, and inspectors Drop links, client-side image maps, and interactive forms into your site Manipulate elements online or offline using Cascading Style Sheets Set up frames easily with Dreamweaver's click-and-drag functionality Liven up HTML pages with CGI scripts, JavaScripts, applets, and controls Create Web pages with active content through Dreamweaver's new database connectivity partners Preview audio, video, and other active content at design stage Add a third dimension to your Web page with Dynamic HTML layers Explore Web-based learning opportunities with Dreamweaver 2 Attain Include the latest Web technologies such as XML and SMIL Dreamweaver, Fireworks, and Flash 3 demos on CD-ROM, plus nearly 300 Dreamweaver extensions, including: Behaviors Objects Commands Style sheets Browser profiles Inspectors Queries Beatnik Player A Web resource directory and all the sample code from the book Shareware programs are fully functional, free trial versions of copyrighted programs. If you like particular programs, register with their authors for a nominal fee and receive licenses, enhanced versions, and technical support. Freeware programs are free, copyrighted games, applications, and utilities. You can copy them to as many PCs as you like--free--but they have no technical support. System Requirements: Pentium 133 with VGA display card, or PowerPC processor or faster with System 7.x; 32MB RAM; 100MB hard disk space; CD-ROM drive

Author Notes

About the Author Joseph W. Lowery has been writing about computers and new technology since 1981. He is the author of the Dreamweaver Bible and Buying Online For Dummies (IDG Books Worldwide). He has also written books on using the Internet for business and HTML, and has contributed to several books on Microsoft Office. Joseph is currently Webmaster for a variety of sites, including the MCP Office 97 Resource Center; a managed health care organization; an international public relations school; and a bar. Joseph and his wife, dancer/choreographer Debra Wanner, have a daughter, Margot.

Table of Contents

1. Introductionp. 1
2. This Time It's Javap. 6
3. In the Code Kitchenp. 12
4. Jake and the Beanstalkp. 25
5. Life in the Trenchesp. 39
6. For Whom the Troll Bellowsp. 47
7. Dissecting the Virtual Machinep. 55
8. Deep Sky APIp. 61
9. Square Bracket Bric-a-Bracp. 71
10. The Mayor of Interfacesp. 75
11. Thread Timep. 87
12. Home Sweet Home Pagep. 97