3 Replies Latest reply: May 5, 2012 10:16 AM by Jeff Nitschke
jackchild Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

How do I find my iweb folders?

iWeb '08, Mac OS X (10.7.3)
  • Wyodor Level 6 Level 6 (19,655 points)

    Page with a movie, a handy instruction how to display the hidden library folder and the pathname to the desired folder.




    And here a picture from the iWeb Help :




    Much, much more in this forum if you search for it.

  • Old Toad Level 10 Level 10 (130,120 points)

    In Lion the Library folder is now invisible. To make it permanently visible enter the following in the Terminal application window: chflags nohidden ~/Library and hit the Enter button - 10.7: Un-hide the User Library folder.


    To open your domain file in Lion or to switch between multiple domain files Cyclosaurus has provided us with the following script that you can make into an Applescript application with Script Editor. Open Script Editor, copy and paste the script below into Script Editor's window and save as an application.

    do shell script "/usr/bin/defaults write com.apple.iWeb iWebDefaultsDocumentPath -boolean no"

    delay 1

    tell application "iWeb" to activate


    You can download an already compiled version with this link: iWeb Switch Domain.


    Just launch the application, find and select the domain file you want to open and it will open with iWeb. It modifies the iWeb preference file each time it's launched so one can switch between domain files.

    WARNING: iWeb Switch Domain will overwrite an existing Domain.sites2 file if you select to create a new domain in the same folder.  So rename your domain files once they've been created to something other than the default name.



  • Jeff Nitschke Level 4 Level 4 (2,655 points)

    Click on the descktop. Then, go to the "GO" menu hold the option key & you should then see the Library folder