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30Oct
2001
Validation Results Pane Shortcut

ColdFusion Studio (and HomeSite) 5 features several new shortcut keys. One of these is CTRL-SHIFT-F2 which displays the validation results pane. (Applies to: ColdFusion Studio 5)

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29Oct
2001
Search Results Pane Shortcut

ColdFusion Studio (and HomeSite) 5 features several new shortcut keys. One of these is CTRL-SHIFT-F1 which displays the search results pane. (Applies to: ColdFusion Studio 5)

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28Oct
2001
Find and Replace in Specific File Types

ColdFusion Studio's Extended File and Replace features provide powerful searching capabilities across specific files or folders, open files, or entire projects. In version 5 you can now also specify file type by specifying the extension of the files to be searched. (Applies to: ColdFusion Studio 5)

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27Oct
2001
Goodbye Design Mode

One feature that was removed from ColdFusion Studio (and HomeSite) in version 5 is the Design Mode. Instead, Studio integrates with Macromedia Dreamweaver and UltraDev, both of which do a better job at interactive page design. (Applies to: ColdFusion Studio 5)

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26Oct
2001
Quick Access to Source Control

If you use version control with Studio (or HomeSite) then you'll want to enable the new Source Control toolbar in the Quick Bar. The toolbar provides single click access to all major version control functions. To activate this toolbar, right click on the QuickBar and select it from the drop down list. (Applies to: ColdFusion Studio 5)

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25Oct
2001
Using Macromedia Fireworks and ColdFusion Studio

Have Macromedia Fireworks installed on your computer? Studio (and HomeSite) 5 will detect its presence and will then allow you to edit images in it with a simple right mouse click on an tag, the file pane in the Resource Tab, or the thumbnail view pane. (Applies to: ColdFusion Studio 5)

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24Oct
2001
Secure FTP Connections

Studio (and HomeSite) 5 now allows FTP access using secure FTP connections via SSL. To connect securely go to the FTP server configuration screen (the Properties option when right clicking on an FTP server) and check the Secure (SSL) option. To configure SSL click the Configure SLL button. (Applies to: ColdFusion Studio 5)

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22Oct
2001
Working with non-ANSI File Encoding

Writing pages that contain non-ANSI content? Studio can now save files with alternate encoding. To enable this option open the Settings dialog, select the File Settings tab, and check the "Enable non-ANSI file encoding" checkbox. You may also display the encoding type being used in the file name tab (beneath the editor) by checking the "Display file encoding on file tabs" checkbox. (Applies to: ColdFusion Studio 5)

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21Oct
2001
Setting Deployment Defaults

Working with lots of Studio Projects? Instead of setting deployment options every time you deploy, set default values as you see fit. To do this, go to the Settings dialog, select Projects, and then select the Deployment tab beneath it. You'll be able to set the default values to be used for all future deployments. (Applies to: ColdFusion Studio 5)

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20Oct
2001
Automatically Backup Your Code

There aren't many things more frustrating than losing hours of work because of system failure - and so Studio (and HomeSite) now features a Timed Auto-Backup capability. To enable this feature go to the Settings dialog, select the Auto-Backup tab, and check both the Enable Auto-Backup and Timed Auto-Backup checkboxes. (Applies to: ColdFusion Studio 5)

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