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New ContentBox Widget - File Listing

Curt Gratz |  May 15, 2013

We have created a new widget for you to use to list files under the ContentBox media root called "File Listing".

Imagine if you needed to list all the pdf's in a folder, this would be the widget for you.

Forgebox Link:

GitHub Link:

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ColdBox GroovyLoader 3.0 Released!

Luis Majano |  March 06, 2013

Thanks to team member Sana Ullah, we have upgraded our Groovy Loader project to version 3.0.  This version includes several updates like it sports a new interceptor called GroovyStarter that you can configure in your configuration file and the entire groovy environment will wrap itself and become available in any ColdBox 3.5 application.

Not only that, but now you can also add any amount of java and groovy library locations and the plugin will load them at startup into your application.  These libraries can be Spring, Hibernate, Apache Commons, etc.  Finally, what good is a project without documentation, so we now have the project fully documented:

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ColdBox Platform Utilities v2.9 Released!

Luis Majano |  May 23, 2012

We are so proud to announce another big update to our Adobe ColdFusion Builder exension: ColdBox Platform Utilities version 2.9.  This update has tons of cool updates and fixes:

  • Updated trim operatio...
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ColdBox Validation Engine for v3.5

Luis Majano |  February 26, 2012

Just a quick announcement that we now have finally implemented a validation engine and aggregator in ColdBox for 3.5 release.  And in true professional open source style, fully documented:  It has an embedded validation engine but it also allows you to use ANY validation framework within ANY ColdBox application as long as it satisfies a few interfaces.  Check out our documentation page but here is a little teaser:

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ColdBox Platform Extensions v2.8 Released

Luis Majano |  February 22, 2012

We are glad to announce the new release of our ColdBox Platform Extensions version 2.8.  You can either do an Auto-Update from the extension itself or just manually download it from ForgeBox:

Version 2.8

  • Updated to use new Forg...
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ColdBox Connection: The Developer ToolBox

Curt Gratz |  July 07, 2011

Todays ColdBox Connection topic was "The Developer ToolBox".  We discussed the various tools Luis and the team have made available to you the developer to make your life easier.  

You can access the recording at

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ColdBox Quick Docs Released

Curt Gratz |  July 07, 2011

The ColdBox Quick Docs are released for your use.  They allow you to quickly search any of the ColdBox Platform APIs.

We have also released the module used to run the quick docs to ForgeBox



Basic Requirements: 

  • Coldbox 3.1.0
  • Autowire Interceptor enabled.
  • SES Interceptor enabled.



Grab the Module and place it in the Modules Directory.



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CFObjective 2011 Presentations and Code

Luis Majano |  May 16, 2011
Here are the links to all the presentations we did at CFObjective 2011 and some sample code of everything we showed off in this year's conference.  You can see our upcoming ColdBox 3.1 in action with all of its entity and html generation goodness, our new ColdBox Platform Utilities that was released and of course WireBox Dependen...
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Introducing ColdBox Relax!

Luis Majano |  February 09, 2011

It is my please to announce another product to our development platform: ColdBox Relax - RESTful Tools For Lazy Experts! What is Relax? ColdBox Relax is a set of RESTful tools for lazy experts. We pride ourselves in helping developers work smarter and of course document more in less time by providing them the necessary tools to automagically document and test. ColdBox Relax is a way to describe RESTful web services, test RESTful web services, monitor RESTful web ...

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ColdBox Platform Utilities v2.4 Released

Luis Majano |  January 17, 2011

Welcome to yet another release of the ColdBox Platform Utilities. This release has updated templates for applications, modules and ORM services, and some great new features.

You can either use the extension's auto-update feature or download the release from forgebox.  Also remember that...

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