Enables the display of customized HTML pages when errors occur.

This lets you maintain a consistent look and feel within your application, even when errors occur.

This tag cannot have a body.

This tag is also supported within <cfscript>

<cferror type=string template=string mailto=string exception=string >
Attribute Description
string, required

The type of error that the custom error page handles.

  • exception
  • request
string, required

The relative path to the custom error page.

string, optional

Type of exception. Required if type = "exception" or "monitor".

Unimplemented Attribute(s)

Attribute Description
string, optional

The e-mail address of the administrator to notify of the error. The value is available to your custom error page in the MailTo property of the error object.

* deprecated *


<cferror template ="path/to/errorTemplate.cfm" type ="exception" exception ="any" mailTo ="test01@mail.com">

See also