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bug with DW CS4 template and HTML5?

Thread began 11/22/2011 1:56 pm by Massimo | Last modified 4/23/2013 4:47 am by Massimo | 1403 views | 4 replies

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You don't need to revert to a pre-HTML5 DOCTYPE: you simply need to explicitly include an <html> tag (which is optional in HTML, and should be inferred if not included, but appears to be required by Dreamweaver when it's determining what is code outside of the <html> element).

So this works:

<!doctype html>
<html>

Your XHTML1.0 version worked because your XHTML boilerplate included an <html> tag.

Thank you for posting this, by the way. We were struggling with the same problem, and your mention of it working in XHTML1.0 was enough of a hint to help us to solve it.

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