ColdFusion 8 Beyond the Basics demonstrates how to utilize ColdFusion 8 to its full potential, from setting up a project to using ColdFusion Components and sessions in a shopping cart application. Instructor David Gassner leaves no stone unturned as he teaches advanced techniques, including how to use ColdFusion 8 with Flash forms and PDFs, create presentations with imported audio and video, and work with XML files. Exercise files accompany the tutorials.
Using the CFEclipse development environment
Using advanced data types
Building and debugging ColdFusion Components
Using the ColdFusion Extensions for Eclipse
Managing multiple exception types
Working with external services
Setting up ColdFusion to work with Flash and PDF files