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05-31-2007, 01:42 AM
Hey guys
Been awhile since I have weaved anything. Just a bit rusty. When I go to test my page in a browser, all my files dont show up "file not found". Do I have to have a server in order to test what I have put together? I am overlooking a simple task. I just want to see the images display on a browser. Am I overlooking a setting?
Thank you...

05-31-2007, 09:14 AM
If it is a static html file, no you don't need a server.
If it is a php/asp/etc page, then yes you need a server to see it.

In Dreamweaver make sure you have set up a site definition for your pages.
Then save your page, then "test page in browser".


05-31-2007, 03:00 PM
Looks like a path issue, but I keep staring at it, it appears correct.
Is there a relative/absolute preference or something?
The index.htm is in the root folder.
image1.jpg is in the /images folder.
The image will not display in browser when testing.

05-31-2007, 10:28 PM
Show us the page code.
Another set of eyes may spot something amiss.


05-31-2007, 11:40 PM
so is your img code as follows ?

<img src="images/imageNameHere.jpg" alt=" " title="" />


06-01-2007, 12:00 AM
When you select an image file that you are using you can right click to get a dialog box. In that box select the image file and select relative to document.
That worked for me.
Thank you for the feedback guys....I'll be back.