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Is it possible to search source code located in remote server files?

Nov 27, 2012 8:54 AM

Tags: #search #server #dreamweaver #code #remote #cs6 #source

The search functionality is very robust for local files, however, is there a way to search remote files?

I am not interested in "search and replace" functionality, just searching source code in files on the remote server.

 
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    Nov 27, 2012 9:48 AM   in reply to Blue Link

    You can do it from your browser by browsing to the file, choosing View Source and then doing a Find.

     

    I don't think DW has anything like that though.

     

    What are you attempting to do specifically?

     
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    Nov 27, 2012 11:20 AM   in reply to Blue Link

    The search function in DW only works on Local Files.  You would need to GET all files from your server first then perform a search on your entire local site.

     

    Or use a different tool:

    http://alt-web.com/Articles/Remove-unused-site-files.shtml

     

     

    Nancy O.

     
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