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Video:How to Install Dreamweaver

with Herman Mak

Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 is easy to install and you can even opt for the free trial version if you prefer. Watch this About.com video to see how to install Adobe Dreamweaver and the system requirements for the software.See Transcript

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Transcript:How to Install Dreamweaver

Hi, I’m Herman Mak for About.com, and today I’m going to show you how to install Dreamweaver.

What is Adobe Dreamweaver

Adobe Dreamweaver is a professional web developing and web designing program that allows you to design webpages visually and by doing all kinds of codings as well. This is a very powerful program and so there are a few minimum requirements that you must meet in order to install and be able to use the program, here are the minimum requirements:

Dreamweaver Requirements

  • Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD Athlon® 64 processor OR if you are a mac user "Multicore Intel processor"
  • Microsoft® Windows® XP with Service Pack 2 (Service Pack 3 recommended); Windows Vista® with Service Pack 1; or Windows 7  OR "•Mac OS X v10.6 or v10.7"
  • 512MB of RAM
  • 1GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on removable flash storage devices)
  • 1280x800 display with 16-bit video card
  • Jav™ Runtime Environment 1.6 (included)
  • DVD-ROM drive (optional)
  • QuickTime 7.6.6 software required for HTML5 media playback
  • Broadband internet for activation

Dreamweaver Installation

To install Dreamweaver is easy, please follow me along.

First, download Dreamweaver.from Adobe.com or purchase a hard copy from their website.

Insert the DISC or simple click the file "set-up" and you are now off to installing Dreamweaver on your hard drive.

Click "install" to install a full version or click "try" to install a trail version.

Click "accept" to accept the license agreement

Click "sign-in" and sign-in with your Adobe ID, then click "install".

After installation, you can find the Dreamweaver Icon in your start menu which you can now open and Dreamweaver is now ready to be use!

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