Can I use the Xara Dreamweaver Extension with Dreamweaver 8?

Option 1
Uninstall the current Dreamweaver Extension via add/remove programs
Download the Dreamweaver Extension from here
Ensure all Xara Programs and Dreamweaver is not running and install the extension

Option 2

Please follow the instructions below to integrate the Dreamweaver Extension with Dreamweaver 8

1. Following the installation of Dreamweaver 8, close Dreamweaver and re-install the Xara Dreamweaver extension from after removing the current installation from add/remove programs. This is required to ensure the extension has integrated with version 8 of Dreamweaver and not with a previous version you might have installed.

Once completed, check to see if the extension options are listed from the insert menu of Dreamweaver 8. If they are not present then naviagte to c:\Documents and Settings\USER\Application Data\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8\Configuration\Menus and rename menus.xml to be menusold.xml

restart Dreamweaver and check the insert menu. if they are still not listed then remove the extension from add/remove programs and reinstall from

2. Next download DW8 and extract the files to the following locations overwriting the current files. (Change the install location as required)

WS4DwExCore.js to
C:\Program Files\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8\Configuration\Shared\WsDwExShared
WS3DwExCore.js to
C:\Program Files\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8\Configuration\Shared\WsDwExShared
XMMDwExCore.js to
C:\Program Files\Macromedia\Dreamweaver 8\Configuration\Shared\XmmDwExShared

3. Restart Dreamweaver and this should resolve the problem. Please let us know if any additional problems are encountered.

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