Using Beyond Compare with Dreamweaver

Beyond Compare can be configured as an external comparison utility in Macromedia Dreamweaver 8.


  1. In Dreamweaver, select Edit | Preferences.
  2. Select the File Compare category.
  3. Click the Browse button and find the Beyond Compare executable.
    (eg. C:\Program Files\Beyond Compare 4\BCompare.exe)
  4. Click OK to close the dialog.

To Compare Files

  1. Select two files in the Files panel.
  2. Right click on the files and select Compare Files.
  3. The files will open in Beyond Compare.

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