then for that monkeybutt file to be included as desired, the parent page MUST be named - foo.shtm foo.shtml foo.asp (if hosting on a Windows server) Does it matter which? No. If you are using PHP includes instead of HTML includes, then the parent page MUST be named with a php extension. [quote] > There are a lot of people talking nonsense online regarding this issue.[/quote] But that's always the case. [quote] > It > would likely be better for me if I installed an Apache Server, I'm not in > a > position where I have access 24/7 to the internet.[/quote] Why? What is your OS? [quote] > DW allows me to see all the SSI pages, and click on the SSI file which > covers > that section or html I've cut off.[/quote] I don't understand what this means. -- Murray --- ICQ 71997575 Adobe Community Expert (If you *MUST* email me, don't LAUGH when you do so!) ================== [url]http://www.dreamweavermx-templates.com[/url] - Template Triage! [url]http://www.projectseven.com/go[/url] - DW FAQs, Tutorials & Resources [url]http://www.dwfaq.com[/url] - DW FAQs, Tutorials & Resources [url]http://www.macromedia.com/support/search/[/url] - Macromedia (MM) Technotes ================== "Css Lover" wrote in message news:du71ij$3q2$1@forums.macromedia.com...[quote] > The web site is 99% xhtml, but I have 5 pages that are html 4.01. All are > verified as Kosher, as it were. > > I have done more research and found some people talking about how you > actually need to just name all your files as shtml whether they are xhtml > or > html. I'm not sure what to call htm, but that's the file extension for my > html > 4.01 pages. > > There are a lot of people talking nonsense online regarding this issue. It > would likely be better for me if I installed an Apache Server, I'm not in > a > position where I have access 24/7 to the internet. > > That will be my next question, in respect to Apache and how to simply set > it > up to see your SSI in action locally. > > DW allows me to see all the SSI pages, and click on the SSI file which > covers > that section or html I've cut off. > > >[/quote] [allowsmilie] => 1 [showsignature] => 0 [ipaddress] => [iconid] => 0 [visible] => 1 [attach] => 0 [infraction] => 0 [reportthreadid] => 0 [isusenetpost] => 1 [msgid] => [ref] => [htmlstate] => on_nl2br [postusername] => Murray *ACE* [ip] => forums@HAHAgrea [isdeleted] => 0 [usergroupid] => [membergroupids] => [displaygroupid] => [password] => [passworddate] => [email] => [styleid] => [parentemail] => [homepage] => [icq] => [aim] => [yahoo] => [msn] => [skype] => [showvbcode] => [showbirthday] => [usertitle] => [customtitle] => [joindate] => [daysprune] => [lastvisit] => [lastactivity] => [lastpost] => [lastpostid] => [posts] => [reputation] => [reputationlevelid] => [timezoneoffset] => [pmpopup] => [avatarid] => [avatarrevision] => [profilepicrevision] => [sigpicrevision] => [options] => [akvbghsfs_optionsfield] => [birthday] => [birthday_search] => [maxposts] => [startofweek] => [referrerid] => [languageid] => [emailstamp] => [threadedmode] => [autosubscribe] => [pmtotal] => [pmunread] => [salt] => [ipoints] => [infractions] => [warnings] => [infractiongroupids] => [infractiongroupid] => [adminoptions] => [profilevisits] => [friendcount] => [friendreqcount] => [vmunreadcount] => [vmmoderatedcount] => [socgroupinvitecount] => [socgroupreqcount] => [pcunreadcount] => [pcmoderatedcount] => [gmmoderatedcount] => [assetposthash] => [fbuserid] => [fbjoindate] => [fbname] => [logintype] => [fbaccesstoken] => [newrepcount] => [vbseo_likes_in] => [vbseo_likes_out] => [vbseo_likes_unread] => [temp] => [field1] => [field2] => [field3] => [field4] => [field5] => [subfolders] => [pmfolders] => [buddylist] => [ignorelist] => [signature] => [searchprefs] => [rank] => [icontitle] => [iconpath] => [avatarpath] => [hascustomavatar] => 0 [avatardateline] => [edit_userid] => [edit_username] => [edit_dateline] => [edit_reason] => [hashistory] => [pagetext_html] => [hasimages] => [signatureparsed] => [sighasimages] => [sigpic] => [sigpicdateline] => [sigpicwidth] => [sigpicheight] => [postcount] => 4 [attachments] => [allattachments] => ) -->