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Using Expresso I want to insert an image from a sub-folder of the upload directory. But the file manager doesn't display the subfolders, even after to synchronize the files. I tried many settings with no results

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The default file manager does not allow for browsing of subdirectories. You would need to use something like Assets ( ).

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Thanks Justin, i didn't know about that. Channel files seems to be a solution too. – Stéphane Apr 14 '14 at 0:28

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