Questions tagged [file-uploads]

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

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Can I see the most basic example of a File field in Channel Form (Safecracker)?

I'm using Channel Form/Safecracker and a File field (photo of a person) doesn't work; the UI is messed up: Clicking the "x" only goes to the top of the screen and there's no "Browse" button. I've ...
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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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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="" collection=...
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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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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 /home/foo/bar/EllisLab/ExpressionEngine/Library/Mime/...
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Why is an un-required field required?

I have a template with just two fields is it, an optional field for a thumbnail photograph and a body field for text. Only the body field is required. However, when I attempt to save an entry with ...
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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 /home/foo/bar/EllisLab/ExpressionEngine/Library/Mime/...
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Converting EE1 Text Field with Image tag to EE2 File Field

I've a EE1 - EE2 project where I have a native text field storing a full image tag like: <img src="{filedir_2}sh-275.jpg" style="border: 0;" alt="SH-641 humidity chamber" /> This being the ...
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Allow Guests to Upload to Directory? FreeForm PRO / EE2.6.1

This question was asked earlier and the suggestion was the devot-ee addon LogMeIn. Can anyone clarify that this is the only option?
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WSOD on File Upload

Seeing this message when tryig to upload an image. Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function EllisLab\ExpressionEngine\Library\Mime\imagecreatefromstring() in /var/www/html/system/ee/...
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CRUDL Interface for Custom Data and Files: The Correct Way

I am creating a web app that will: Take parameters in a form submission Run an action which will query an api to retrieve report data based on those parameters Save that report as a file along with ...
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Error in Control Panel Channel Entries Pages: "EE.grid is not a function"

Using EE 5.2.1 I've been working with a custom module for the last few days and haven't been in the control panel so I'm not sure when this problem started but I think it has to do with me making a ...
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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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