Setting the ColdFusion Login Wizard options

Setting the ColdFusion Login Wizard options

The purpose of this dialog box is to password-protect a folder or a site on the server.

To set the wizard’s options:

  1. Specify the full path to the folder you want to secure and click Next.
  2. In the next screen, select one of the following authentication types:
    • Simple Authentication secures your application with a single user name and password for all users.
    • Windows NT Authentication secures your application using NT user names and passwords.
    • LDAP Authentication secures your application with user names and passwords stored on an LDAP server.
  3. Specify whether you want users to log in using a ColdFusion login page or a pop-up menu.
  4. In the next screen, specify the following settings:
    • If you selected simple authentication, specify the user name and password that each visitor must enter.
    • If you selected Windows NT authentication, specify the NT domain to validate against.
    • If you selected LDAP authentication, specify the LDAP server to validate against.
  5. Click Next to create the files needed to secure the folder.

    The wizard lists the new files.

  6. Upload the new files to your remote site.

    The files are located in your local site folder.

Related topics

  • Securing a folder in your application (ColdFusion)

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