Step by step exercise. Unit 5. Creating an eMail link.


Objective

 

To Practice how to create an eMail link

1 You need to open Dreamweaver in order to perform the exercise.

2 If the File panel doesn't show up, open it through the Window menu, and then the Files option..

3 Select the Animals site in the Files panel.

4 Click twice on the menu.htm document found in the Files panel.

The document will be opened in Dreamweaver.

5 If the Properties inspector doesn't show up, open it through the Window menu, and then the Properties option.

6 Write the text Contact e-mail.

7 Select the Align center button from the Properties inspector.

8 Select the text e-mail you just wrote.

9 In the Link option of the Properties inspector - write mailto:testaddress@domain.com.

10 Click outside of the text to deselect it and to apply the last change.

11 Press F12 to see the results in your browser, notice that if you click on the text your e-mail application will open (if you have it installed in your PC) ready for you to write the text message you want to send, the target address will be testaddress@domain.com.

12 Close your e-mail application.

13 Close the browser window.

14 Click on the Save button of the standard toolbar.

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