Verity is used for indexing website content and allows to create search mechanism.

In order to use Verity with ColdFusion you should:

  1. Create a collection by pressing the Install button on the HostPilotĀ® Control Panel > Web Server > Website Tools > ColdFusion > Verity Collections > Install/Uninstall page.
  2. Index the collection created with the settings specified (File Extensions, Directory Path, etc.) by pressing the Update button on the HostPilot  > Web/FTP Server > Web Server > Website Tools > ColdFusion > Verity Collection > Index page.
  3. Design a search interface.
    For example, you can use this sample of ColdFusion search form.

To create an additional collection you should run CFCOLLECTION tag from the CFML script (*.cfm). Also, this CFCOLLECTION tag can be used for collection maintenance.

To populate and update collections CFINDEX tag can be used.