Dark Code View Theme Color Scheme For Dreamweaver CS3+ – Sublime Text Skin

Dreamweaver Sublime Text Monokai Colour Scheme File

By default, the Dreamweaver code view can be quite harsh on the eyes. Below you can download a plugin theme file to match Sublime Text 2’s dark colour scheme.

Click here to download the colour scheme plugin.

Here are the instructions for installation:

Windows XP users

Dreamweaver CS4

  1. Ensure Dreamweaver is closed
  2. Browse to C:Program Files/Adobe/Adobe Dreamweaver CS4/configuration/CodeColoring
  3. Rename the file Colors.xml to ‘Colors-backup.xml’ – this is the original colour scheme, required to restore back to default
  4. Copy file colors.xml downloaded from this site
  5. Change default background color to #272822 (Edit –> Preferences –> code coloring)

Dreamweaver CS3

  1. Ensure Dreamweaver is closed
  2. Browse to C:/Documents and Settings/%username%/Application Data/Adobe/Dreamweaver 9/Configuration/CodeColoring
  3. Rename the file Colors.xml to ‘Colors-backup.xml’ – this is the original colour scheme, required to restore back to default
  4. Copy file colors.xml downloaded from this site
  5. Change default background color to #272822 (Edit –> Preferences –> code coloring)

Windows 7 users

Dreamweaver CS4

  1. Ensure Dreamweaver is closed
  2. Browse to C:/Users/%username%/AppData/Roaming/AdobeDreamweaver CS4/en_US/Configuration/CodeColoring
  3. Rename the file Colors.xml to ‘Colors-backup.xml’ – this is the original colour scheme, required to restore back to default
  4. Copy file colors.xml downloaded from this site
  5. Change default background color to #272822 (Edit –> Preferences –> code coloring)

MacOS users

Dreamweaver CS4

1. Ensure Dreamweaver is closed
2. Open a new Finder window. Open the ‘Go’ menu at the top and hold down the alt/option key
3. The ‘Library’ option in the menu will appear, click it
4. Then navigate to Application Support/Adobe/Dreamweaver CS4/en_US/Configuration/CodeColoring
5. Rename the file Colors.xml to ‘Colors-backup.xml’ – this is the original colour scheme, required to restore back to default
6. Copy file colors.xml downloaded from this site into this location
7. Change default background color to #272822 (Dreamweaver –> Preferences –> Code Coloring -> Default Background)

Click here to download the colour scheme plugin.