Change Dreamweaver default document html type to HTML5

If you are using Dreamweaver and you are getting tired of converting all your HTML files to HTML5. Make life easier on yourself and set the default HTML file to HTML5.


  1. Control + U: This keyboard shortcut opens up your preferences dialog box.
  2. Under Category, select ‘New Document’
  3. Change the Default Document Type (DTD): dropdown to HTML5.

That’s it. Now when you create New HTML files, they’ll be HTML5.

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