iWeb question

Discussion in 'Web Design and Development' started by Soundhound, May 12, 2009.

  1. Soundhound
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    macrumors 6502a

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    I have a couple of iWeb sites up, which I've done on my iMac at home. They are all listed in the iWeb app on that Mac. I need to put up a new site, and will have more time to do it at work. Can I do it on my laptop at work? Will it conflict in any way with the sites I've built (and continue to update) from my iMac at home?

    If that will work: once I've built it on my laptop, is there a way to transfer it to my iMac at home?

    Many thanks.
     
  2. angelwatt
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    angelwatt

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    iWeb works from a site.domain file (I think, I'm not at my Mac) which is located at ~/Library/Application Support/iWeb (again, not 100% on location). You should be able to take that file with you and work on it. I'd be sure to use the same version of iWeb though to avoid compatibility issues. I haven't done this myself, but I believe it should work for you.
     
  3. Soundhound
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    thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    Thanks! I was wondering about the version issue actually. I have iWeb '08 on the laptop (and can't change it, the computers are setup/maintained by the IT dept at work) and I have iWeb 09 on my imac at home. It might be best for me to publish the site at home.

    Can I create it on the iWb 08 at work, and transfer that file to the iMac at home running 09 and publish it from there perhaps?

     
  4. angelwatt
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    angelwatt

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    Haven't done it myself, and from this thread, it seems like at least some people have had problems transitioning their 08 site to 09.
     

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