Welcome to my Tips and Tricks section. I often have to perform a large number of tasks at work and I often come across helpful tidbits either by my own discovery or from other resourceful people on the internet. Here is a log of things I’ve found useful that hopefully can help you out too.
How to reset the ColdFusion Administrator Password?
In the ColdFusionX folder, under lib, ex: c:coldfusion8lib, locate the neo-security.xml file and change the <var name=’admin.security.enabled’>
</var> value to false. Restart the CF Service, Then when you attempt to access the ColdFusion Administration page, you’ll be taken right in.