Category: IIS

How to set up Cold Fusion on website

Set up the website via Plesk in the normal way then follow these instructions:

  • TS to relevant server
  • Click “CF Web Server Configuration Tool” from quick launch (green circular icon)
  • Click “Add”
  • Select relevant “IIS Web Site” from drop down
  • Leave other options as default
  • Click “OK”
  • Do NOT re-start IIS
  • Close/Exit

Launch IIS

  • Right click relevant domain and choose “New”, then “Virtual Directory” to start wizard
  • Click “Next”
  • Alias = CFIDE
  • Path = “C:InetpubwwwrootCFIDE”
  • Check “Read”, “Run” and “Execute”
  • Click “Next”
  • Click “Finish” to finish the wizard
  • Right-click on “CFIDE” directory within IIS and choose “Properties”
  • From the “Virtual Directory” tab click “Application settings”
  • Click “Remove”
  • Click “OK”
  • Right-click “test” directory within IIS and choose “Properties”
  • Click “Directory Security” tab
  • Under “Authentication and Access Control”, click “Edit”
  • Check “Enable anonymous access”
  • Click “OK”
  • Click “OK”

Test the success of the setup by surfing to test URL:
http://pleskxx.hyve.com/$sitepreview/domainname.xxx/test/coldfusion/test_info.cfm

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