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

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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 ...
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Assets 2: Image Manipulations not showing for images in subfolders?

This title should be pretty self-explanatory. All the images and their manipulations are working just fine. Except when I upload the images into a subfolder of the main "images" upload-directory. ...
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Matrix Multi Upload JS Issue

So I've looked at this post: When trying to update indexes a get a JS error and it never finished I added $config['assets_site_url'] = '/index.php'; to my config file but I'm still getting this ...
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Freeform multiple file upload, only one appears in review/edit form

I'm using Freeform Pro v.4.0.12. My form submits a to a review page so that user can edit their form data. I'm using 2 file upload fields and both files are successfully uploading. However, on the ...
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aws s3 upload for freeform pro upload field type

i started working on a simple extension that hooks to freeform's pro "freeform_module_insert_begin" hook. basically the purpose of it is to check if the form has a "file upload" field(s) and if yes, ...
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Converting spaces in file_url with CE String

Using the Grid we've have a project where a large number of files have been uploaded with spaces in the file names. We want to encode the URLs so the files can be downloaded. To try to solve this we ...
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Multi-file upload into grid

I've seen hints that the native Grid Fieldtype allows multi-file uploads but I can't find that feature. http://devot-ee.com/add-ons/jf-multi-file-field says "the new ‘Grid’ field does everything ...
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Share upload locations MSM

Is there a way to share upload locations between MSM sites, or to sync the dirs for both sites? If not, is there another module that can do this?
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Insert Link dialog hangs using wygwam in Internet Explorer - not other browsers

When editing an entry ... highlight text, click ‘Link’ icon > the wrong dialog appears with ‘Select an Anchor’ and ‘E-mail Address’ (see image). There are similar problems in inserting an image ...
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Creating a front end file upload that works with the Files module

I'm trying to work out a way to allow users on the front end to upload a file. Not so difficult in itself but I then need to assign a category to that uploaded file. Ideally I want to use the Files ...
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Uploading images

I am unable to upload images to my site. I haven't made any significant changes to it lately and was able to successfully do it before. How can this be fixed please?
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Possible to force unique SAEF-uploaded filenames?

I'm currently building a site right now that allows registered members to add their own logo to entries they create via a SAEF. I have Assets installed for this site but also have SafeCracker File ...
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How to upload file using ajax and file extension validation using ajax in freeform?

I'm using Freeform 4.0.11. I have a form, which i want to upload file using ajax and also check file extension validation using ajax. Except file upload field, every fields value are submitted, but i ...
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How to add a Favicon to an ExpressionEngine website?

I'm new to ExpressionEngine and was wondering if anybody could help me? I added the code: in the header in the home index through the Design -> Templates -> Edit -> Site -> index. I then uploaded ...
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PHP error if no image in matix field

EE2.5.2 I have a Matrix field with 2 columns. First column is a safecracker field with some image transforms on the file upload location to create a few different size images. Second field is a text ...
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Filemanager API

Does somebody knows, if there is such an API for the filemanager. Just simple upload a file (simply as base64_encode(file_get_contents())) not via a form. Let me know.
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Solspace Comment Upload allowing all file types

I am using the Solspace Comment Upload extension to allow users to attach files to their comments. I would like to restrict the uploading of file types to only the MIME types listed in mimes.php. ...
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Freeform 4.x doesn't upload files but no error occurs

When manually creating a freeform form, I have a series of file upload options which I'm creating as follows: {exp:freeform:form form:id="freeform" template="career_applications" return="" ...
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invalid_filename error when syncing upload directory

When I tried to synchronize my upload directories I kept getting the "invalid_filename" error for all the files. What is happening and how can I fix it?
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Channel form file upload field displays oddly

I am using channel:form to allow users to upload an event listing. One of the fields is for an event poster which is a file field. It all works fine except the way it displays on the front end is not ...
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File Field within Matrix inside a Low Variable fails to update file field on save

I'm having a similar issue to this one but with a standard File field type instead of Assets. I tried just a File field type inside a Low Variable and it updated properly. This was dated bcd in June ...
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A user loaded 7 images in EE 2.5.5. Two images are missing from the front end display

I had been using EE 1.7 and I could always download a loaded image to check for a large size or formatting problem from the backend. Now with 2.5.5, I am not able to download the images or otherwise ...
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Unable to upload files with FF Matrix 1.3.5

All fields using the FF Matrix fieldtype (version 1.3.5) have suddently stopped working. My client can no longer upload files, and the fields can no longer be expanded to add new rows. This is an old ...