Routing is enabled by default in the ColdBox application templates in order to work with URL's like this:
As you can see they still contain the
index.cfm in the URL. In order to enable full URL rewrites that eliminates that
index.cfm you must have a rewrite enabled webserver like Apache, nginx or IIS or a Java rewrite filter which ships with CommandBox by default.
CommandBox has built in rewrites powered by Tuckey and you can enable a server with rewrites by running:
server start --rewritesEnable