Does the Addon service installer (CF11 version) work as a way to re-install the service in an existing CF11 install? My Solr service is buggy and I want to reinstall it without reinstalling the whole CF11. Can I just install to the same directory as the existing instance (/ColdFusion11/cfusion/jetty/)?
Yes, you can re-install the add-on services without reinstalling the ColdFusion server. Please follow the below steps:
1. Please take a backup of entire ColdFusion folder.
2. Uninstall the ColdFusion Add-on services.
3. Please ensure that there are no residual files under “jetty” folder after uninstalling Add-on services (Path:
4. Run the Add-on Services Installer as administrator and point the default installation directory to: