The process of uploading files to the server from within ExpressionEngine using native functionality or addons.

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How to secure uploaded files

I'm looking for the best way to secure files uploaded via a front-end form into a standard File field. I need users to be able to upload a file, but I only want members of certain member groups to be ...
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File upload no confirmation

The file upload screen for my channels do not give a confirmation after a file is uploaded. publishers can click "choose file" get the select/upload prompt, select files, and upload. The file is ...
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Can't upload EPS files in File Manager in ExpressionEngine 2.10.2

I am able to upload PDF, TXT, SQL, AI, XLSX, JPG, PNG files using the File Manager as a Super Admin. However, when I try to upload an EPS file, I get a "File not Allowed" error. Mime file has ...
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iPhone Photos Uploads to P&T Matrix Field Failing

EE V2.10.2 Matrix V2.6.1 iOS 7.1.2 and iOS 9.2 - I did not bother with iOS 8 I have a matrix field with a file field column. File uploads from OS X terminal browser and from iCloud via iPhone work ...
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Upload File is not working in Firefox (because of plugin Media Embed)

In EE2.10.2 Upload File is not working (top right in the File Manager): In Firefox: when in the CMS adding an entry and you click on (Add File) you get a modal of the File Manager with an overview of ...
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Replace “Add File” link with a single file upload input?

I've been developing a website for an artist to feature and sell their artwork. Each piece of artwork has its own channel entry, and currently, there are a number of "File" fields so the artist can ...
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This form has expired. Please refresh and try again. in EE 3.0.5 File Manager

Attempting to upload a file in EE3 file manager triggers an error that says 'This form has expired. Please refresh and try again'. I have tried some config solutions that seem to have worked from EE2 ...
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Allow SVG upload in EE

I'm trying to allow SVG uploads via the file fieldtype (EE 2.9.2), but it gives me an error: The file type you are attempting to upload is not allowed. I have updated mimes.php with the ...
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Wygwam + CKeditor + Browse server not showing up after adding image2 plugin

I have updated CKeditor and Added the image2 plugin for image caption to work. Now image caption is working fine but the "Browse Server" button to add images from the server is missing. To manage the ...
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How to use Solspace Importer for files

How can I use Solspace Importer to recognize uploaded files (that are already available in the file manager)? Possible ways: Use the filename? Use some file ID? Use the files entry name? I ...
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Any way to get EE to upload not-properly encoded mp3s?

here's the problem (edit): I'm unable to upload some mp3s through the publish page or the file manager, whereas other mp3s would upload just fine. Now, thanks to the assistance of a support person at ...
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cant upload file other than image

Am using 3.0.4 Creating an filed of type file and in allowed file types I've chosen all. The filed is not accepting any file type other than image. Is there any place other than ...
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Is there any way to upload one file and associate this file to 2 fields in Channel Form?

I need to create a channel form with one visible file upload input and other hidden file upload input. The file uploaded need to be related to both file fields. Is that possible in Channel form?
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Error: The requested module is not installed: filepicker

I'm using EE version 3.0.2. I created a channel but when I try to upload a file it gives the following error: "Error: The requested module is not installed: filepicker". I am unable to find any ...
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Member Group unable to upload images to channel entries

I am running EE 3.0.2 and have created a group for adding and editing content to all channels. However, when logged in as a user of that group I am not able to upload images. I get the following ...
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EE 3.0 $.ee_filebrowser.add_trigger console errors

I’m converting an add-on from EE 2 to EE 3. It uses $.ee_filebrowser.add_trigger. As far as I can that still exists but I get a console error: Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'dialog' of ...
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EE 2.2.2, member group unable to access file manager

I have a site running ee 2.2.2. I've set up a new member group, but this group cannot see the file manager or upload files. I've checked the group settings as below: Can access CONTENT: File ...
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Mega upload does not upload file and test location

I have two issues with Mega upload. I use EE 2.10.1 and Mega Upload 2.5.5. I added a MU field to a channel. When I click on 'select file', nothing happens. I don't even get an error in the console. ...
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Solspace composer template if field_type = file

I want to change the output of the standard file upload field with something similar to "Whipping File Inputs Into Shape with Bootstrap 3". I am using the following conditional in my Solspace Freeform ...
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Assets' html upload field + Content elements + Channel form

Is there a way to configure Content Elements or Assets to display Assets' html upload field inside a Content elements field in a Channel form on frontend to upload an image instead of the Asset modal ...
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Unresolved error with EE 2.10.1 and MimeType.php

I'm getting the same error as this question: Fatal error: Call to undefined function EllisLab\ExpressionEngine\Library\Mime\finfo_open() in ...
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File Manager prepending “default” to all filenames

I'm running EE 2.9.3 -- File Manager is adding the text "default" to the front of every filename when I upload files. I've looked in the File Upload Preferences but see nothing which would cause this. ...
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Credit information from uploaded image

How can I pull back the {description} information from an uploaded image. Bearing in mind I'm pulling back an image manipulation of the original? <img src="{recipe-thumbnail:small}" ...
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Undefined variable: whitelist whenever trying to interact with files

For some reason im getting these errors whenever i interact with the file manager A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice Message: Undefined variable: whitelist Filename: libraries/Mime_type.php ...
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File upload not working in expressionengine 2.10.1

I tried uploading a file with a file upload field and with the native File Manager. EE will not respond at all, no pop-up window whatsoever. All permissions are right and upload destination is ok. ...
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Getting images out of the system

I updated ee to v2.10.1 I have an image with umlauts in the filename which I'm unable to remove. The .jpg file is not present, but still in the filemanager Synchronizing the upload folder doesn't ...
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Error: Video File field required

Good day, I am getting an error trying to implement a channel form. Here is my code: {exp:channel:form channel="upload_video" return="http://poliwatch.info/mypoliwatch"} <label ...
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I get PHP error when I try to upload some pdf files when other work great

I tried to disable XSS filter but it does not help. I use file manager to upload files. Errors I get: A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice Message: Undefined index: file_id Filename: ...
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How do I make a file field required in a Channel Form?

I have a channel form so logged-in members in a specific group can create and edit channel entries. One of the fields is a file upload field. I have it set as a required field but the file field ...
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Cannot upload Adobe InDesign file

I'm having trouble trying to upload an InDesign file to my EE site. I've added the following to the system/expressionengine/config/mimes.php file application/x-indesign however upon uploading the file ...
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Processing file uploads with api_channel_entries

Does anyone know how to (or whether it's possible) to process file uploads using api_channel_entries? I'm building a prototype of a mobile app which posts into an EE channel via a custom module. The ...
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Best method for mulit-file upload in Freeform?

Looking for advice on the best way to handle multiple file uploads associated with a Freeform entry. We have a form that collects basic text-based demographic information, but it also requires ...
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Matrix, Low Variables file upload cell randomly removing image

EE 2.9.3 LV 2.6.0 Matrix 2.6.1 This has happened twice now. There are a number of low variables with Matrix fields where a file upload cell is losing the image that was uploaded. The image is not ...
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Bigger File Preview Thumbnail Size

Looking for a way to increase the default thumbnail size of an image uploaded via the file uploader in the CMS e.g: At this size, it's hard to tell what is in the image itself. Ideally, we should ...
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Trying to use the bxSlider by setting the <li> as fields as background images in expressionengine

I am using the bxSlider in full screen (filling entire browser window) mode. To have the images become full screen I set the images in the list as background-image: url images. I created this in html ...
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file_after_save Hook - Does it run when Synchronising a directory of files?

I am using this plugin here to compress images throughout my site: https://bitbucket.org/bulldogcreative/tinypng/src Ideally I would like to synchronise a directory of existing images through that ...
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grid add file / remove file javascript

I created a little accessory to insert a row anywhere in a Grid field. This works great with the exception of when the grid has a File field. When I create the row the Add File link does not get ...
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File Upload Issue In Channel Form

I am running 2.9.3 using Channel Forms, the issue is if I try and upload a excel or .xlsx file it never uploads, even though eventually the form submits (it's considerable slower submit), no upload ...
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Conditional for grid / file - thinks file exists after having been removed

I am using a conditional to display a snippet whether a file has been uploaded to a grid field - mentioned here: Grid conditional for a file(s) - If file exists display content (file) {if files} ...
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I'm trying to upload a favicon to EE, but it says the .ico file type is not allowed

I am not a developer- but I want to upload my favicon to my EE site. Which file folder (Content, Base Images, General Content, Gallery Images) should I upload it to? Is this the proper way to upload ...
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File names with special characters

If a channel entry uses a file that has been uploaded that contains special characters (I've noticed this so far with brackets and commas), it now produces a PHP error saying the file does not exist. ...
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PHP fileinfo and MimeType.php

I get this error after upgrading to EE 2.10.1 Fatal error: Call to undefined function EllisLab\ExpressionEngine\Library\Mime\finfo_open() in ...
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File exceeds maximum dimensions and is not resizable

Site was moved to a different server. Trying to add/upload an image via the wygwam field but get the below error after selecting the image: File exceeds maximum dimensions and is not resizable. ...
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File upload not working in expressionengine 2.10.0

i just got expression engine 2.10.0 and i made a channel with a file upload field, when i try to upload file i click on Add File> Upload File> Brows, after selecting my file when i click on ...
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Unable to upload PDF using File Upload

I have a channel that includes a File field type. I have set two user groups to be able to upload all file types to that field. As a Super Admin I am able to upload there, but members of the other ...
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Links to PDF don't work in File Manager

I have a strange issue. EE 2.6.1. I can upload and view PDF files. However the file names in the Manager are not links to the files themselves. The manager works fine with images JPG, PNG but doesn't ...
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Assets Image Rotation

We have a client that uses a Windows computer that auto rotates images from his camera, but when uploaded are rotated 90 degrees. We know you can rotate images in the File Manager, but it's not very ...
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Channel Form File Upload Question

I don't think I quite understand from the EE documentation how to upload a file using a Channel Form (previously SafeCracker). I would like to upload my sermon audio files into the sermons upload ...
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how to auto populate channel form file field

I am creating an svg app where users can select various images and upload their own image and then manipulate them and then I create a single png out of what they create and then save it to the ...
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Uploaded images not visible

I am taking over a website from previous developers who used ExpressionEngine. When I upload a new image via ExpressionEngine, it is not visible. I have tried to upload the image through the File ...