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May 16th, 2010, 06:27 PM
Hi all!

I wanted to find out how to i setup a dns etc to test a site on my computer so i don't need to upload the files every 100 times to test things, etc in my browser i will type in


and it will preview all my files etc etc...

Thanks in advanced for your help =]

May 16th, 2010, 07:07 PM

You will be able to set this up through a Developer Edition installation of ColdFusion:
Download Page for ColdFusion 9 - Developer Edition (http://www.adobe.com/support/coldfusion/downloads.html#cf9proddl)

If you are using Windows, this tutorial will help get you started:
Step-by-step Coldfusion 9 Installation (http://jaminquimby.com/index.php/coldfusion/101-step-by-step-coldfusion-9-installation)

This article covers getting set up on a Mac:
Installing ColdFusion 9 Developer Edition on Mac OS X (http://lehisanchez.com/tutorials/installing-coldfusion-9-developer-edition-on-a-mac)

Let us know if you need anything else, and we'll be glad to help!