ASP & ColdFusion - FAQ

 

1. What ColdFusion tags do you support?

2. How do I enable ASP or ColdFusion on my domain?

3. Can I use ASPEmail Premium Features?

4. What are the DSN connection strings for ASP?

5. What are the DSN-less connection strings for ASP?

6. What are the DSN connection strings for ColdFusion?

7. How do I enable ASP.NET or ColdFusion MX on my domain?

 

 

 

 


 

1. What ColdFusion tags do you support?

All ColdFusion tags are supported except the following:

 

CFCONTENT tag
CFDIRECTORY tag
CFOBJECT tag
CFREGISTRY tag
CFADMINSECURITY tag
CFEXECUTE tag
CFFTP tag
CFLOG tag
CFADMINISTRATION
CFFILE
CFLDAP
Cold Fusion custom tags


 

2. How do I enable ASP or ColdFusion on my domain?

To enable ASP or ColdFusion, please perform the following instructions:
1. Login to your ACS Domain Management Control Panel
2. Select "Site Builders" from the menu
3. Click "ASP/CFM Enabler"
4. Select the "ASP" or "ColdFusion" tab
5. Check "Standard" or "Secure(SSL)"
6. Click "OK/Apply"
Please note that the application requires at least one file of the service type (ASP/ColdFusion), to be uploaded to the server before enabling the service.


 

3. Can I use ASPEmail Premium Features?

The Premium features of ASPEmail are currently not supported on our platform.


 

4. What are the DSN connection strings for ASP?

DSN connection for MS Access:
Set conn = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")
conn.open "DSN=prefix_domain_com"

 

DSN connection for MySQL:
Set conn = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")
conn.open "DSN= prefix_domain_com;UID=dbm.domain.com;PWD=password"

 

DSN connection for MS-SQL:
Set conn = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")
conn.open "DSN= prefix_domain_com;UID=dbm.domain.com;PWD=password"


 

5. What are the DSN-less connection strings for ASP?

DSNless connection for MS Access:
mdbfile = "/stuff/database.mdb"
connstr = "Driver={Microsoft Access Driver (*.mdb)};DBQ=" & Server.MapPah( mdbfile ) & ";"

 

DSNless connection for MySQL:
Driver={MySQL};Server=sqlc1.megasqlservers.com;
DATABASE=prefix_domain_com;
UID=dbm.domainname.com;PWD=password;

 

DSNless connection for MS-SQL:
DRIVER={SQL Server};SERVER=mssqlc1.megasqlservers.com;
DATABASE= prefix_domain_com;UID=dbm_domain_com;PWD=password;


 

6. What are the DSN connection strings for ColdFusion?

**NOTE** DSN connection strings must be on one line, they cannot be split on several lines.

 

DSN connection for MS Access:
SELECT * FROM TableName

 

DSN connection for MySQL:
SELECT * FROM TableName

 

DSN connection for MS-SQL:
UID=dbm.domain.com;PWD=password>
SELECT * FROM TableName

 

What are the DSN-less connection strings for ColdFusion?
**NOTE** DSN connection strings must be on one line, they cannot be split on several lines.

 

DSNless connection for MS Access:
SELECT * FROM TableName

 

DSNless connection for MySQL:
SELECT * FROM TableName

 

DSNless connection for MS-SQL:
CONNECTSTRING=" Driver={SQL Server};
Server=mssqlc1.megasqlservers.com;Database=prefix_domain_com;
UID=dbm.domainname.com;
PWD=password;">
SELECT * FROM TableName


 

7. How do I enable ASP.NET or ColdFusion MX on my domain?

To enable ASP.NET or ColdFusion MX, please perform the following instructions:
1. Login to the ACS Domain Management Control Panel
2. Select "Site Builders" from the menu
3. Click "Windows (TM) Services"
4. Select the tab you require ("ASP", "ASP.NET" or "ColdFusion 5", ColdFusion MX)
5. Check "Standard" or "Secure(SSL)"
6. Click "OK/Apply"