Whether I am logged in or not, when I go to pages like this:
my adobe id login never works.
is there some separate login for this?
Welcome to forums.
Could you please try this, open a browser and go to http://forums.adobe.com and login there(check if you can post something in forums), open another tab and copy this link http://help.adobe.com/en_US/ColdFusion/10.0/Installing/WSc3ff6d0ea7785 9461172e0811cdec18c28-7fb8.html#community and then click on Discuss this page. It is linked with Forums.
Hope this helps.