RE: [contentbox-version] Re: Modifying Layouts

Cb is a reference to the cb helper plugin. Look in the plugins directory. If you install the platform utilities in ColdFusion builder, I believe there is automatic introspection.


The file is


The API docs also help

I apologize that my previous reply was a little hasty since I was on my phone. Here is a 1 hour recording of a webinar that explains how to theme a ContentBox website:

Also, to further clarify, the cb object is not part of the CFML language-- it is a object provided to you by the CMS. It is the “ContentBox Helper”, or “cbHelper”. The class is located here:


I am curious, what languages you have programmed in and what has brought you to try out ContentBox and CFML! If you have more questions, please feel free to ask.



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