Download the Macromedia Extension Manager

Easily install new extensions and manage the ones you already have with the Macromedia Extension Manager. It runs side-by-side with Macromedia Dreamweaver, Macromedia Fireworks, and Macromedia Flash.

Install Extension Manager 1.6

Extension Manager 1.6 includes support for the new Dreamweaver, Fireworks, and Flash MX 2004 releases—many new features have been added to support extensibility within the new MX 2004 suite of products. We recommend that users download and install version 1.6 of the Extension Manager.

The Extension Manager is also available in French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, and Spanish.

System Requirements

The Extension Manager requires Mac OS X 10.2.6 or Windows 98 SE, Windows 2000, Windows XP, or Windows Server 2003 with 6 MB additional hard drive space, 10 MB additional RAM, and at least one of the following products:

  • Dreamweaver MX 2004 or Dreamweaver MX
  • Fireworks MX 2004 or Fireworks MX
  • Flash MX Professional 2004, Flash MX 2004 or Flash MX

For more information, view the complete Extension Manager 1.6 release notes.

Dreamweaver 4, Dreamweaver UltraDev 4, and Flash 5 users should use version 1.5 of the Extension Manager.

How to use the Extension Manager

  1. Download the Extension Manager

  2. Return to to Download Extensions

    • Once you have the Macromedia Extension Manager installed, return to the Macromedia Exchange and download extensions. Go to the Dreamweaver Exchange, Fireworks Exchange or Flash Exchange.
    • Each extension has its own page that includes the download links, a short description, user ratings and reviews, and a link to the respective online discussion forum where you can post questions and get support for that extension.
    • Once the Extension Manager is installed, you can access it directly from the supported product menus by choosing Help > Manage Extensions.