You install ColdFusion on Windows and Mac OS X systems using an interactive installation program. You must have administrative privileges to be able to install ColdFusion.
During the installation you will be prompted for information:
Product serial number (which will activate ColdFusion as either ColdFusion Standard or ColdFusion Enterprise). You can omit the serial number if installing ColdFusion as a Developer Edition or installing the 30-day free trial. (The trial edition will revert to a Developer Edition after 30 days unless a serial number is provided.)
If installing ColdFusion Enterprise or ColdFusion Developer Edition, you will be prompted for the installation type. You may install a stand-alone ...