Scenario 1 – warming Adobe ColdFusion

Adobe ColdFusion is the Adobe framework for hosting web applications. It's available for a 30-day evaluation trial, is easy to set up, and creates remotely accessible web pages—perfect for our purposes.


First, take your freshly installed or sanitized Windows installation and download Adobe ColdFusion 9. There are newer versions available from, but we will be working with version 9, which you can download from Now, perform the following steps:

  1. Run the .exe file to install the program, and use the defaults as you go along.
  2. Make sure you perform the following steps:
    1. Set Adobe ColdFusion 9 to host as a self-contained ...

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