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Dreamweaver CS6 Hangs Upon Exiting "Manage Sites"

Jul 20, 2012 8:35 AM

Anytime I edit an existing site or add a new site under "Manage Sites" and click "Done", Dreamweaver will hang with the spinning beach ball for 5-6 minutes.  During that time the app is unusable.  A pretty bad bug.  After the hang time, the app works fine.

 

Help?

 
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    Jul 20, 2012 9:08 AM   in reply to houdini3847

    OS version?

     

    Have you tried re-creating the site cache?

     
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    Jul 24, 2012 8:55 AM   in reply to houdini3847

    I have the same problem.

     

    Windows 7 x64, 12GB Ram, Dual Xeon 2.66 processors (12 threads)

    Dreamweaver CS6 v12 build 5808.

     

    It will freeze for 3-4 minutes and it is unusable. Then it works as normal. Seems to freeze when I open a file, save or switch between files in the app.

     

    I tried to Disable Dreamweaver's Resolve To IP Address feature:

    http://helpx.adobe.com/dreamweaver/kb/hang-opening-document-dreamweave r-cs5.html

     

    it did not help.

     
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    Jul 24, 2012 4:29 PM   in reply to morfinator

    Do you have any 0 KB files in your local site folder? 

    0 KB files can cause DW to freeze or become non-responsive. 

     

    The solution is to remove the 0 KB file or simply add some text/carriage returns to it and the problem goes away.

     

     

    Nancy O.

     
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    Jul 25, 2012 4:14 PM   in reply to Nancy O.

    I do not use the Sites, I just use Files. So this possible fix does not work for me. Thanks for trying Nancy.

     
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    Jul 26, 2012 4:50 AM   in reply to morfinator

    You do not use sites?  Why?  Is it that you are only editing content?

     

    Should this discussion be in a separate thread since it has no commonality with the subject here?

     
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