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

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How do I show inline error “maximum height or width.” Freeform pro

my code: {exp:freeform:form return="thank_you" inline_errors="yes" required="uploads"} <input type="file" name="uploads[0]" value="" id="freeform_uploads0"> <input type="file" ...
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Why would Binder stop uploading?

I'm using Binder as an uploader, and it has been working fine. Unfortunately, this week it stopped working, without any errors. The normal "successful upload" animation happens, and there aren't any ...
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Assets - select “Recent” folder automatically when upload completed?

I've tried to put a trigger click function into _onUploadComplete but it doesn't work. Any idea how to switch to "Recent" folder after files uploaded? Thank you.
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File Manager, unable to edit file

I'm using EE 2.8.1, I can't edit a file in file manager. If I go to: Content > Files > File Manager. Select and file and under the Actions column, select edit, I get a page saying I'm not authorised ...
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File upload in grid renames file field

EE 2.10.1 Uploading a pdf with file field in Grid renames the file field but not the file when using non-standard characters, resulting in this error when trying to edit the entry: An Error Was ...
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File field acting like it's required when it's not

I've got a channel set up that includes a couple of file fields that allow editors to add images to entries. I have these fields set up to accept images only and as not required, but when I try to ...
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How to prevent Assets uploads within Wygwam for specific user group(s)?

I have created a restricted user group for external bloggers; I want to be able to prevent them from uploading images via Assets, but I'm not sure how. I've restricted access to the Assets module for ...
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EE Matrix filepicker error: Cannot read property 'rows' of null

I'm getting the following error when opening the file picker in a Matrix field. It's broken the keyword search box and pagination within the file picker. TypeError: Cannot read property 'rows' of ...
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A jpg upload triggers: File Not Allowed

After upgrading to 2.10.3, my client can no longer upload anything via the File Manager - not even a vanilla 24kb jpg. "File not Allowed" appears in red letters in the modal window where the file is ...
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Is it possible to increase the length of the file upload path in the edit upload directory?

The path to my uploads directory is too long, and is being truncated. This is stopping me from being able to use the file manager.
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EE3 DevDemon Editor not inserting images

I have checked and double checked my settings. I don't see anything wrong in them. I have established a file upload location and verified it is working correctly with a Channel Images field. When I ...
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How do I upload a file from my template to my Channel Files field?

Apologies if this has already been asked and answered, but I couldn't find any tangible example on how to actually do this. All I'm trying to do is create a template in ExpressionEngine, and upload a ...
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using channel API/save_entry() method to upload files

Struggling to find documentation for uploading a file when creating a new entry via the save_entry() method. Any tutorials/pointers on finding out more about how to achieve this?
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Image upload fields not working

We have two fields in our standard page templates to upload images that will be sized and positioned automatically. I am able to upload the images in edit mode (I know because I see them in the edit ...
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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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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 ...