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Website snapshot onto a CD for offsite browsing - how?

Posted on 2007-12-05
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Hi there,

A client has asked if they have a website of theirs on a CD (basically contained within a folder. However the original website is slightly database driven.

They do not mind a snapshot in time of the website, as long as it is generally navigatable and all of the static information is still there.

Is there a way I can achieve this?
Note the website is not massive  perhaps 20 pages maximum.

Thanks
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If you have Adobe Acrobat Standard or Professional, you can use the File / Create PDF / From Webpage...
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Unfortunelty do not have that application. anyway does that create it all as a PDF file or a bowseable website that one could put in any folder / CD and browse with IE?
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It would be best viewed from within Adobe.  But it is browseable.
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You can make of use what is called offline browser.  I use this tool from http://www.httrack.com/
Tun it on your site and you will get all the information accessable offline and after you make it once you can with one-click to make a refresh copy.
After that you just need to take all the files and put it on a CD.

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Seemed to work a charm. Thanks for the link!
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