Questions tagged [file-uploads]

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

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How to share direct links to file uploads that always show the latest version of a file

I have a fairly large site that is using Safecracker File for quite a few fields. Some of the entries have files that get updated each month. The issue is that "removing" a file from an entry does not ...
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How do I increase the attachment size limitation and formats in Forums?

I am working with Forums 3.1.9 on EE 2.5.5 and have run into some limitations that should be modifiable. Attachment file size: I see this note: Attachments Max Size: 75KB How can I increase ...
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“Thumbnail could not be created for the image.” Error

I've recently migrated a site, and now when uploading pictures through the file manager in Wygwaym images large enough to require a thumbnail cannot be uploaded, very small images, however, can be. I'...
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Uploading photos to Amazon S3 using Safecracker?

I'm setting up a form where people will be able to submit photos for a contest. It uses Safecracker and the Safecracker file field to upload a single photo and related metadata with the photo going to ...
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image file names adding +

I have a site that was just updated to EE 2.5.3 and since then it looks like any image I had in a file field that had spaces in the file name now appears to have + in place of the space. THis has ...
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Mystery {filedir_N} appearing in closing HTML tags

I have been tasked with upgrading EE for a new client. Upon viewing the content directly in the database - I am seeing, within each closing html tag {filedir_15}. For example: <h3>This is some ...
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Uploading file as a modifier in Expresso Store

I would like to have my clients upload a couple files when they add a product to the cart. I want to be able to do something similar to the print products on "missions linked.com".
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Upload File and write path to text-field in Frontend/User Edit Form

Is there a way to upload a file in a Frontend Edit Form (Solspaces «User») and write the new file-path into a member-custom-field (text-field). The goal is to let users add/upload more than only one ...
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Purge all unused files/assets from file manager?

Is there a way I can purge all unused files/assets via the file manager? I'd like to clean up some directories for a client? If not, is there a query I could use to find out which files are unused? ...
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files upload who owns them?

I have a few sites that upload a lot of files. My problem is, when someone uses the file upload the files getting uploaded are not owned by anyone at the server level. rw-r--r-- 1 nobody nobody ...
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File Uploads with Special Characters

I just updated a site from 2.1.3 to 2.5.3 and I'm having some trouble with old file uploads. First Problem EE now seems to URL Encode the file URL which causes some issues with Image Sizer since it ...
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Securing Files uploaded with FreeForm

Does anyone know of a straightforward way of securing files which have been uploaded via Solspace FreeForm? In a nutshell, what I'd like to have is files uploaded to a directory which isn't ...
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file modal, doesn't act on any search/filtering

IMPORTANT: It turned out that this question couldn't really be answered based on the info I had provided, and it wasn't possible for me to provide enough info to make it answerable. Tom provided the ...
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Exp:resso Store Download error “Unable to locate file ID”

I keep getting a "Unable to locate file ID" when providing a file URL to the store:download tag. I believe this is because I am passing in the URL vs the actual server path. If my assumptions are ...
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Safecracker File: Rename on Upload

How can I rename files uploaded via Safecracker? More specifically, I would like to prefix the file name with the logged in user's username, convert to lower case & replace spaces with hyphens. ...
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SafeCracker File: min-width/min-height for Images

Is there a way to set a «min-width» for images to a «SafeCracker File»-Field (type: Images)? We have a SafeCracker-Form, where Users are allowed to upload Images — but these should have a min-size of ...
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MSM Bootstrapping

I've just added a secondary site to my Git-bootstrapped EE-site. I've added new upload destinations and I've added them to my file-uploads array in my config.php. My file-uploads array looks like this ...

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