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

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Freeform Pro - File upload as guest

I have a form that contains two file fields, one for a document and one for an image, and is submitted via AJAX. It works fine when I am logged in as the Super Admin, but guest submissions, which go ...
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FileManager search and pagination not doing anything

We got hacked a few weeks ago. All 3 sites are back up and running, however 1 of the site won't let me search through file manager, won't let me click to the next page of assets or order them by name. ...
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Upload image and get “URL Only” in text field

In EE1 part of our workflow was to upload images and store just the path to them in the a text field. Sometimes this images were uploaded in the control panel and sometimes when there were dozens of ...
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Timeout error with Freeform

I am new to Freeform and EE; we are using Freeform 3.1.5. I have following questions. Please advise. Thanks! Is this version of Freeform support inline error message? Our inquiry form allows ...
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Image uploads, but the modal doesn't update

Using EE 2.8.1 with the default file field. When uploading an image the modal changes to just have the blank modal with spinner screen (attached). It does actually upload though - but the user has to ...
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Is there a way to include jQuery after a Channel Form?

I'm currently creating a Channel Form that has a file field. Because of this, ExpressionEngine wants to include their Javascript and their version of jQuery (version 1.7.2). In my wrapper template, ...
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Batch Uploading & Watermarking?

One of the things we are excited about with expression engine is that watermarking images when uploading is so easy for admins. Unfortunately we have also discovered that files can only be uploaded ...
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Uploads to wiki directory fail from form on Special:Uploads page

I'm using the default wiki theme and can't get file uploads to work from the Special:Uploads page. The form allows me to select a file, submit the form, (no error is thrown), but the file does not ...
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Basic EE file upload hangs

So I am having trouble with a simple feature. I am running 2.8.1 and I have a channel file field that uploads an image. The image is only 200k. I pick the image, click upload and the upload window ...
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Converting “Channel Images” field type to File field type

I would like to convert the Channel Images field type to EE File field type. Is there any easy way for it? Actually, my client would like to have image upload process something like Facebook / ...
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Freeform - make file_upload field required

I'm trying to create a form with Freeform Pro containing a File Upload field that is required. So the form should only submit when the user actually uploads a file. Setting the field to required in ...
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Upload file form in CP - create module

I need put in my CP a upload image field. I would like know if have a possibility that integration of use in my module the default upload file of EE or if I have that do the upload file manually.
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Is there a different uploader for the Channel Form that can upload images instantly?

I am building a channel form for creating entries outside the control panel and I am having a small problem with uploads. The form allows the user to upload 6 image files and the way I do it is by ...
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EE Empty File Field Triggers - The uploaded file exceeds the maximum allowed size in your PHP configuration file

EE 2.8.1, non-required file fields when trying to publish a channel entry all trigger the below error if they are left empty. The uploaded file exceeds the maximum allowed size in your PHP ...
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What is the level of risk in enabling user-uploaded photos in EE?

I know there will always be some level of risk when allowing user-submitted data, but what exactly does EE do natively to filter, validate, and sanitize photo uploads through the standard interface? ...
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How to Implement File Upload Progress Bar with BlueImp JQuery File Upload and Channel Form?

I have trouble combining Channel Form and BlueImp JQuery File Upload (https://github.com/blueimp/jQuery-File-Upload/). I always getting "Your channel entry must have a title." although I have set the ...
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500 error when attempting to upload images using pixel and tonic assets module on localhost

I have set up a vhost in mamp (http://az-cms:8887/) - and installed expression engine as well as the assets module. I have a directory set up on my local hard drive within the expression engine ...
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Synchronise Files programmatically/automatically

I'm using phantomjs via an extension to save a screenshot into an EE file directory, but before it's accessible in the admin area, I need to synchronise files. I can't see anything in the docs for ...
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Channel Files with Large Files

I am having a strange issue with uploading files through Channel Files. This in EE 2.7.2 and using Channel Files 5.2.8. I am unable to upload large files but the manner in which it is failing is ...
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Styling Channel form fields (P&T dropdown & File fields)

I'm having a slow day and I've not touched safecracker/channel forms for a while. I know I can use the short name to generate the fields within the channel form, but can someone point me in the ...
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freeform:entries to display “File Upload” field

I'm using this basic code to output form results: {exp:freeform:entries form_name="{segment_3}"} {freeform:all_form_fields} <p> <label>{freeform:field_label}:</label> ...
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Focuslab Multi Environment Config upload preferences issue

I'm having an issue with my upload directories. I converted an existing site to use the FocusLab config set up and everything is working fine. However I've just noticed that in the CP thumbnails are ...
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File Upload Filename Issues

I think I’ve found a possible bug when uploading files via a template form (both channel and Freeform Pro forms). When a file is uploaded with the same name as an existing file a number is appended ...
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404 thrown when trying to access file manager

On an EE 2.7.3 we are seeing a strange behaviour on the live server where we get a 404 when trying to access the file manager from Content > Files > File Manager. We have the admin.php file renamed ...
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file manager doesn't display subfolder

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 ...
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“Maximum Image Width” in Upload Destination off by 1px sometimes

I have an "Images" Upload Destination where I have specified Maximum Image Width (in pixels) as 1400. But sometimes, I'd guess 50%, the image ends up at 1401. Any idea why? What happens is a user ...
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Is there a way to sanitize the names of uploaded files?

Is there a way to have EE strip un-safe characters from uploaded file names?
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How to upload photo, edit it with Aviary and then submit through a front-end form?

I'm not an experienced user and would like to make something complicated: I'd like to use aviary editor to edit photo's on form submit. I need a form where user's can upload their image, edit it with ...
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Zoo Visitor - Uploading a File

I'm using Zoo Visitor (EE 2.6.1) for our members to manage their profiles. I have a custom field cf_member_logo so they can upload their logo. Here is the code I'm using: ...
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Expresso Store and Drag and drop upload form during checkout

I need to allow users to upload their own files during a checkout process. I think Freform Pro should be fine but I don't know how to integrate it inside the checkout page. Should be nice to ...
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Drag and drop upload from local files in Assets

According to the description on Devot:ee, you can drag-and-upload files: Desktop-class file management With Assets, you can create subfolders, rename folders and files, and even drag files and ...
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expression engine upload file types

At the moment I can only set this to 'all file types' or 'images only' but would like to specify a small list (.doc, .docx, .pdf) for some documents, is this possible?
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Cannot Upload PDFs with Firefox (Mimetypes)

I am having a problem specifically with uploading PDF files when using Firefox (27.0.1). Currently, I have the following in my mimes.php file: 'pdf' => array('application/pdf', ...
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File field error gives WSOD (white screen of death) on random entries

The site started having a strange, random, and problematic error: some of the entry pages would just give the "White Screen of Death" (WSOD). The site/pages are a monthly magazine. Each issue's ...
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Multi Site Manager - File Upload Preferences - Unique per site

Apologies if the Title is a bit odd sounding. Basically, I have MSM with 4 sites. Within each site is a UI file upload preference. Now when I 'Search By Directory' on the File Manager, I get UI, UI, ...
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file upload issue

I'm having trouble uploading files through EE 2.4. I'm using a Matrix field with a file upload, when I upload a file, it completes ok and the entry saves, but the permissions on the file on the ...
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'Add file'/'Remove file' in channel entry not working, console errors

All of a sudden, I'm unable to add/remove files (using a vanilla file field) from channel entries. No dialog appears, no error in the page. The console does show errors - but I'm not sure how to ...
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uploading videos to youtube or vimeo ( Save link in entry ) possible ?

I'm about to make a backend for a contest where people should be able to upload assets(documents,videos,sketches etc ) in their contest entry form. Is there any smart way to get these videofiles ...
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Users cannot access File Manager

I have a site running v 2.5.3 which all of a sudden has come up with a ton of errors and is not allowing the users to manage files. The errors look like this. A PHP Error was encountered Severity: ...
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File_upload_preferences_model::get_upload_preferences() removed - What to use?

I've had a plugin for ExpressionEngine developed that uses the File_upload_preferences_model::get_upload_preferences() method, which is now removed. Is there a way for me to update the plugin to ...
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i'm to expression engine . i hav a requirement like , i need to upload a file in images folder throug module

actually i need to make one small insertion form in module . in that text fields are inserted but now i need to add a file in tat form . mod file code is like these let me know wat to add the code ...
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Error field is required with file upload input in channel form

i've ee v2.7.0 and i'm trying to add my own file upload input in the channel form. this is my template {exp:channel:form channel="products" return="template_group/template" include_jquery="no" ...
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Does Assets inherit the EE file upload settings?

Assets doesn't seem to use the same settings for file uploads as what is set in the default file manager of Expression Engine. I've made an upload location, only for images not larger than 4M and ...
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Channel Form with Matrix File Upload Field

EE v2.7.3 Matrix v2.5.8 I have a Channel:Form where I need to do a ton of custom styling, so I have manually built the form markup, using exactly what is rendered out by {field:my_matrix_field}. I ...
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How to upload HTML file for site verification [closed]

I need to upload an html file to my site in order to verify my site for a Pinterest Business account. I am new to expressionengine and have no idea how or where to do this. Any help or advice would be ...
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document management solution for EE with folder tree upload drag n drop

I'm looking for a solution that would enable site admins to upload folders and files á la an FTP client or dropbox via a drag and drop interface. I've had a look at assets but it doesn't seem to ...
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Using Grid with File Fields to get thumbnail

I'm using the new Grid system in EE 2.7.3 and trying to create an image gallery with it. Typically I'd use the normal file upload format as a normal file: {image} <img ...
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Channel Form file uploads in Matrix/Grid field not working for guest users

I have created a Channel Form that is intended for guest users (not logged in) to submit information including up to two image files. The form uses a Matrix or Grid field (I've tried both) for the ...
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Using P&T Assets with Multi Site Manager (MSM)

I have Assets set up for Site #1. I've added Site #2, and I would like it, and Site #3, etc., to share the same Assets folders. I've read through the Assets documentation, but cannot find any ...
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“invalid_filename” error when trying to synchronise upload directories [duplicate]

I'm making some changes to an existing ExpressionEngine site which involve moving the system above the web root and using Focus Labs config set up. Because of the new config set up I had to define ...