Installer points to a failing page: adobe.com/go/cfb2018_exp_std_features| View in Tracker
Reporter/Name(from Bugbase): Charlie A. / ()
Failure Type: Incorrectly functioning
Found In Build/Fixed In Build: current cfb 2018 installer as of 3/12/19 /
Priority/Frequency: Normal / Most users will encounter
Locale/System: / Windows 10 64 bit
Vote Count: 0
There is a page pointed to by the CFB installer which offers a failing URL: adobe.com/go/cfb2018_exp_std_features. The URL is also not offered as a hyperlink, which would be very helpful (as we cannot highlight and copy the text within that page). Details: When we install CFB2018 (even downloaded today, 3/12/2019), the installer includes among its few screens one called, "install type", and it talks about how Builder will revert to the Express edition, if a license key is not offered. This is basically a repeat of the same problem reported in CFB 2016 as ticket CFB-3772315, reported by Ray V. He saw the same problem in the CFB2016 installer: the URL (adobe.com/go/cfb3_exp_std_features) failed, and was also then not offered as a link. I have not checked to see if that was ever fixed in CFB 2016's installer. But I can report that sadly the CFB3 url there does "work", in that it redirects to https://www.adobe.com/products/coldfusion-builder/features.html. But that page makes no mention of the Express edition. I have tried to find a good page that you could have that CF2018 express edition help link to redirect to, but I find none. (I had also looked when I did a blog post on the Express edition on the CF Portal: https://coldfusion.adobe.com/2017/11/did-you-know-theres-a-free-express-edition-of-coldfusion-builder/). If there is a good URL for that that should redirect to, please share that here even if it may take a long time to get that installer corrected.