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Super Simple APP Template

v7.1.0 MVC

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Super Simple Application Template

The simplest of all application templates. Bare bones, but with tests :)

Quick Installation

Install the template dependencies by running the install command:

box install

This will setup all the needed dependencies for each application template. You can then start the embedded server:

box server start

Code to your liking and enjoy!

VSCode Helpers

We have included two vscode helpers for you:

  • .vscode/settings.json - Includes introspection helpers for ColdBox and TestBox
  • .vscode/tasks.json - Tasks to assist in running a Test Bundle and a CommandBox Task

We have included two custom tasks:

  • Run CommandBox Task - Open a CommandBox task and run it
  • Run TestBox Bundle - Open the bundle you want to test and then run it

To run the custom tasks open the command palette and choose Tasks: Run Build Task or the shortcut โ‡งโŒ˜B

Welcome to ColdBox

ColdBox Hierarchical MVC is the de-facto enterprise-level HMVC framework for ColdFusion (CFML) developers. It's professionally backed, conventions-based, modular, highly extensible, and productive. Getting started with ColdBox is quick and painless. ColdBox takes the pain out of development by giving you a standardized methodology for modern ColdFusion (CFML) development with features such as:

Learning ColdBox

ColdBox is the defacto standard for building modern ColdFusion (CFML) applications. It has the most extensive documentation of all modern web application frameworks.

If you don't like reading so much, then you can try our video learning platform: CFCasts (

ColdBox Sponsors

ColdBox is a professional open-source project and it is completely funded by the community and Ortus Solutions, Corp. Ortus Patreons get many benefits like a cfcasts account, a FORGEBOX Pro account and so much more. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please visit our patronage page:


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All notable changes to this project will be documented in this file.

The format is based on Keep a Changelog, and this project adheres to Semantic Versioning.


[6.17.0] => 2023-MAR-20

  • Added routing conventions to make it easier for the cli to add routes.

[6.14.0] => 2023-MAR-20


  • Changelog Tracking
  • Github actions for auto building
  • Latest ColdBox standards
  • UI Updates
  • Latest Alpine + Bootstrap Combo
  • vscode introspection and helpers
  • Docker build and compose consolidation to the build folder
  • Cleanup of tests to new standards
  •   Ortus Solutions
  • Published
  • 7.1.0 is the latest of 53 release(s)
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