Used with one or more cfcatch tags, the cftry tag lets you catch and process exceptions in CFML pages. Exceptions include events that disrupt the normal flow of instructions in a CFML page, such as failed database operations, missing include files, and developer-specified events.
<cftry><!--- body ---></cftry>
This tag must have a body.
This tag is also supported within cfscript
This tag does not use any attributes.
<cftry> <cfquery name="getCountofReminders" datasource="#application.config.DSN#"> select count(id) from reminders where id = <cfqueryparam value="#arguments.id#" cfsqltype="cf_sql_number"> </cfquery> <cfcatch type="database"> <cfoutput> <p>There was a problem getting a count of your reminders: #cfcatch.queryerror# (for statement: #cfcatch.sql#)</p> </cfoutput> </cfcatch> </cftry>