Dreamweavers Design view renders include content beautifully.
I love it.
Unfortunately every time I make the smallest change - even
adding a single letter to the page, Dreamweaver freezes up for a
solid 20 seconds while it goes and retrieves (again) all the
This is not necessary at all. I understand why it does it (it
wants to make sure the page accurately reflects any changes you've
made), but 99% of my changes have zero effect on the includes.
Is there a way to disable this act which DW incessantly
performs anytime I do anything in design view? We have several
include files serving up header, footer, navigation, and sidebars.
I need them present on the page to give the page proper "Design
View" structure. But a 20 second freeze every 10 seconds is
Please don't reply to this post by saying to turn off Design
view. It does not address the purpose of this topic. The premise is
that we want to use Design view without dreamweaver constantly
reloading all the include data.
Is there a setting for this? Or a place where I can contact
Adobe directly and make the request?