Trying to get CF 5 to run on my XP pro laptop. IIS 5.1 is
supposedly supported, and the install recognizes it, but when I try
to open a cfm file, it does not get interpreted as coldfusion file
- it's interpreted as though it's hmtl, and the cf tags are just
text. I can't find much info on this, whether it's supposed to
work, or what other choices I have for web servers at this
When the coldfusion code is showing is usually a sign that
server is not properly configured to pass on the request to
Going on very old info here, but with that generation you
configure the ColdFusion extensions (cfm) to be passed on to
ColdFusion dll in the IIS settings for the website.
If the installer did not do this automatically, it can be
I don't have the specifics for this. But I think if you dig
documentation, adobe tech notes and google you should find
step by step
for manually configuring CF and IIS instructions.