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Closing Form Tag keeps moving

Posted on 2000-05-08
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I use BigNoseBird Allinone Form.

When I save the file in Dreamweaver, it moves the </form> tag to close before the Hidden Set up Information.  Is there anyway to stop this from happening?

For example, see
http://www.netafim-usa-mining.com/Mining/contactus.html
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Question by:aprillougheed
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bigstar earned 200 total points
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I'd move the </form> close tag by hand - dreamweaver should accept this.

Dreamweaver's good but not perfect - it does some interpretation of your input.
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by:aprillougheed
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Sorry, but I'm already doing that.  I was hoping there is a way to turn off the interpretation of input.

I'd like to keep this question open.  Meanwhile I'll check with Macromedia.

Thank's BigStar!  April
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by:aprillougheed
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Dreamweaver does edit your code.  :(
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by:bigstar
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Thanks for points April

Dreamweaver does edit your code yes, but it does allow you to edit it with the raw HTML editor if you wish. did you try this?
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by:aprillougheed
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Yes.  However, I'm not sure exactly when DW changes the code . . .
e.g.
-When Saving
-When Something in the form is edited
-When something on the page is edited

It is good to know I'm not missing an menu item or something.  Now I won't waste more time looking for a preference or option to change.

I also use FrontPage . . . It does have an option to turn off auto editing of form tags.

Thanks, April
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by:bigstar
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April - I use Frontpage also and find it useful sometimes to flip between DW and FP for certain funtionality.

But no I don't think you are missing anything.

Cheers
Fil (Bigstar)
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