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Tip: Detecting Broken External Links

CityDesk is great at handling internal links, and will complain about obsolete links to items within a site.

This leaves the problem of links to external sites which may break at any time.

Tip: use a link checking tool to determine broken links in your CityDesk site.

I've used the free Xenu's Link Sleuth [1] link checker for quite some time, and have been happy with its reports.

[1] http://home.snafu.de/tilman/xenulink.html

Bernard Vander Beken
Wednesday, February 05, 2003

I can second that suggestion. I've been using Xenu for quite a while, and it's worked very well for me.

Pete Riis
Thursday, February 06, 2003

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