SMTP Server

When developing sites on my local machine, I don’t want any emails going out to the users of the site.  I’m constantly making changes and refreshing the pages as I work on the bug or enhancement. Today I discovered Papercut.  […]

Struct Ordering

I’ve been building a very large struct for passing information to a client’s API.  This thing has objects nested in objects 3 levels deep in some places.  I find it’s easiest to work with a struct visually as I’m building […]

Weird SSL SQL Server Error

OK, this was a new one for me.  Trying to connect to an Azure database from CF 2016 and got an error:  “The SQL server login requires an ssl connection”.  This one had me stumped until I found this solution:  […]

CFSpreadsheet and Data with Commas

This was driving me crazy the other day.  I needed to generate a spreadsheet and because of the way the data needed to be processed, I couldn’t just pass an entire query to the spreadsheet object.  However, one of the […]

Fix function and Dates

I’d imagine a lot of people have resolved to write more in the new year, and I’ll throw my hat into that ring.  Let’s see how it goes, shall we? A very cool post by the awesome Ben Nadel taught […]