W2KPro/IE6 - I see no error and the dropdowns (pop-ups) work "fine,"
considering. Your About Us dropdown has a different appearance than the
You do know that this page will not be spidered since the links are all a
The DW/FW pop-ups will add at least 35K of code overhead to the first page
using them, as well as a large dynamic write to *each* page containing the
You should also know that they link to your files using doent relative
links that are hardcoded in your javacript - not only are these links
invisible to the DW link management routines (i.e., when you move a page in
the site, you break the link), but worse, they are also invisible to the
search engine spiders, and accessability (508) requirements. The only way to
solve the second problem is to make sure that your pages have alternate,
HTML-based navigation links on them.
I am not fond of these menus (as you have no doubt guessed) and feel that it
is important to know what you are getting into before you may devote much
time to them.
There are some excellent alternatives to these pop-ups that have none of
these problems. Here are two methods that are very simple -
Here is a method that is more 'hands on' but very slick and equally trouble
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"sirinsamman" <webforumsusermacromedia.com> wrote in message
news:bm3rub$t1o$1forums.macromedia.com...(when it was still in a development directory).> Anyone familiar with this error? (Unable to read footer file)
> The page looks/works fine on my local machine and even on the live serverand now I get this error on the homepage (and none of the dropdowns> I had someone move the newly developed site into the main root directory
> thanks guys,
> here's the link: