Setup for Sample ColdFusion Site

Setup for Sample ColdFusion Site

Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 comes with sample ColdFusion pages to let you build a small web application. This chapter describes how to set up the sample application.

Setting up a web application is a three-step process. First, configure your system. Second, define a Dreamweaver site. Third, connect the application to your database. This setup guide follows this three-step process.

This chapter contains the following sections:

Setup checklists for ColdFusion developers

Configuring your system (ColdFusion)

Defining a Dreamweaver site (ColdFusion)

Connecting to the sample database (ColdFusion)

Getting Started with Dreamweaver
Dreamweaver Basics
Working with Dreamweaver Sites
Laying Out Pages
Adding Content to Pages
Working with Page Code
Preparing to Build Dynamic Sites
Making Pages Dynamic
Developing Applications Rapidly