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macromedia® Coldfusion® MX 7 Web Application Construction Kit by Angela Buraglia, Leon Chalnick, Raymond Camden, Ben Forta

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Appendix C. ColdFusion Function Reference

Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 provides a complete set of data-manipulation and formatting functions. Here are some things to remember when using functions:

  • Function names are not case sensitive, so NOW() is the same as now(), which is the same as Now().

  • When functions are used in body text rather than within a ColdFusion tag, they must be enclosed within <cfoutput> tags.

  • Functions can be nested.

In this chapter, the functions are presented in alphabetical order and are cross-referenced to any related functions wherever appropriate.

Functions by Topic

The following sections list ColdFusion by topics, meaning that the functions in ...

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