Creates an HTML tag with specified contents and lets you to use bind expressions to
dynamically control the tag contents.



Discouraged: The use of tags generating UI is generally discouraged by the CFML community. See:

Attribute Reference

id string

The HTML ID attribute value to assign to the
generated container tag.

onBindError string

The name of a JavaScript function to execute if
evaluating a bind expression results in an error. The
function must take two attributes: an HTTP status
code and a message.
If you omit this attribute, and have specified a
global error handler (by using the
ColdFusion.setGlobalErrorHandler function), it
displays the error message; otherwise a default
error pop-up displays.

bind string

A bind expression that returns the container
Note: If a CFML page specified in this attribute
contains tags that use AJAX features, such as
cfform, cfgrid, and cfwindow, you must use a
tag on the page with the tag.
For more information, see cfajaximport.

tagName string
Default: div

The HTML container tag to create.
  • div
  • span

bindonload boolean
Default: true

* true: executes the bind attribute expression when first loading the tag.
* false: does not execute the bind attribute expression until the first bound event .
To use this attribute, you must also specify a bind attribute.
  • false
  • true

Sample code using the cfdiv tag

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