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Making a url accessible w/o including file extension

  I recently developed a registration page for a client and provided a URL that contained a .cfm extension, well they did not include the .cfm on the printed media so customers are receiving a page cannot be found error.  Is there a way that I can make this page accessible without the .cfm extension and if so do I do this in IIS or so I have to code something into the page?  Thank you
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It  is in the IIS admin section - look for handler mapping or MIME mappings.

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Thank you very much it worked.
Cool - as a side note, this is often the strategy used when providing a URL in print.   It reduces errors that can be caused by people reading and trying to enter extensions.   It's easier for people to type   so you may want to do it on purpose moving forward :)
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