Questions tagged [files]

Use it to generally reference to those files used on websites which could be video, images, pdfs, etc.

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Scan a directory and get all file names of available images [on hold]

There is an app that will upload images to my webserver under sites/files/uploaded_images. I am trying on Cron Run to: Scan this Directory. Check if the directory is not empty. Loop through all ...
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Detect when a new image is uploaded to my server

I have created a custom app that will allow logged in users to upload an image which will be automatically uploaded to my web server through SFTP method. Is there a module or even programmatically ...
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File link on email with Commerce File after checkout

https://www.drupal.org/project/commerce_file helps to sell digital goods like eg ebooks. When user checks out they get a link with limited download count or limited duration. Problem is that this ...
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Remote File Upload with URL Parameters

I'm currently using a digital asset management tool that allows us to host images as a CDN. The DAM allows us to crop and position the image using URL parameters (example: https://embed.widencdn.net/...
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Is there any difference between file_move() and file_copy()? [closed]

Is there any difference in using file_move() or file_copy() in Drupal 8, leaving out the fact the first first moves files and the second copies them? Is the file status (permanent or temporary) ...
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How to add static HTML pages to Drupal?

I am working on a Drupal 8 site in which I want to link to a brochure I have locally. The brochure contains static html, css and javascript files(also index.html). What I need to include these files ...
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Storage API + Services 3: How to work together?

I am trying to set up a site that will be storing a large amount of images. I am using Storage API module for that and It is working fine through web. Now I need a REST Service to upload images. I am ...
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The security danger of publicly exposing an upload field

On older drupal 7 websites I once faced security patches for the webform module, because file upload fields were considered insecure. There was en exploit where people could end up uploading .html ...
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How can I register an already uploaded unmanaged file as managed file?

I am stuck in a point that should be easy but I couldn't figure it out. To make a long story short; I uploaded manually some images to the public directory and now I want to register them as managed ...
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Download pdf files directly to a directory in my server

I am using the Entity Print to generate pdf files out of nodes and is working as expected; However, currently when i click on the https://example.com/entityprint/pdf/node/15, a pdf file of the /node/...
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Change path of uploaded files in zip

I've a form that allow the customer to download every photos that a photograph uploaded before. Here is my submit form : public function submitForm(array &$form, FormStateInterface $form_state) ...
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Field formatter module throws cannot declare class error

I am trying to write a custom module, which defines a field formatter plugin, but when I visit the Manage display page, I get this error: Fatal error: Cannot declare class Drupal\my_formatter\...
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Phar not working in Drupal 8

If I try to use a simple Phar call in my controller: $tar = new \PharData('/path/to/myTar.tar'); I get the error: "Unexpected file extension" This is because Drupal Security checks to see if the ...
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How do I delete files using the Content > Files interface?

I got a ticket from our stakeholders that certain outdated PDFs are googlable, and this is causing problems with people going on old information. Navigating to admin/content/files, I am able to find ...
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Replacing a pdf

I am looking to delete a file permanently. It says that is is not being used in any places and I have deleted it, but it is still showing up. I want to replace it, but Drupal just keeps making a new ...
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How do I load a file in a managed_file field inside an edit form?

I'm building a custom module (Drupal 8) which implement new elements I called components. I have a component creation form which has a managed_file field which works well, it submits, save my image ...
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Private file upload using core's contact module

I am using the core contact form module for user applications. I have set a private file upload directory in settings.php. When the user submits the application form I require them to also upload a CV ...
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How do I reference a file field and node title from another content type & node?

I need to add a link to a file, added through a file field on its own content type called "Document" from another content type and node call "plan information". The idea is that the "document" nodes ...
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Set two file_public_base_urls and two file_public_paths in settings.php

I need to set two file_public_base_urls and two file_public_paths in settings.php in Drupal 8.7. and have them associated with each other. For example: $settings['file_public_base_url1'] = 'http://...
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Upload file to S3 directly instead of using temporary storage

I have one file uploading form in Drupal 8 where I am uploading 3 different assets and they might be around 2gb or more in size. I have the s3fs module enabled and configured properly, but (due to ...
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Force download string as text file

I'm trying to return the results of a db_query as a raw text file. The php solution uses header() to instruct browsers to download content. I've attempted using header() in an AJAX callback function, ...
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How to make inline-files private based on role/permission by term

I am using permissions by term (https://www.drupal.org/project/permissions_by_term/) to manage a member-only area on my site. That works out easily and as it should. However, files uploaded in ...
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Additional file entity fields in widget_form

I've added additional fields to my file entity types and would like to have them in upload widget, just like file description. How can I add my custom fields element using field_widget_form_alter? (...
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Filebrowser thumbnails “can not create img for private://”

I am using Drupal 8.7.5 and PHP 7.3.7 running on Apache 2.4.6. UPDATE: I'm trying to make available a library of images to the public. I chose the content type of 'Directory listing' to do this. In ...
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How to set the public file path to migrate site files and images through Migrate Drupal UI

I am working on migrating a drupal 7 site to drupal 8 site that has image fields in content types, as well as some pdf files that I am trying to migrate through the Migrate UI. None of those files are ...
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Webform includes attachments only on manual resend, but not on initial form submission?

Using Webform and Mimemail to send HTML emails and uploaded files attached to emails. When submitting the form, the file is not attached to the email. The box is ticked: But if you edit the ...
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How can I migrate an Amazon S3 bucket to into Drupal?

SCENARIO I currently have a bucket where all my images are hosted and stored. I currently display them by simply using URLs that link to the images (i.e https://[bucketName].s3.amazonaws.com/[...
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File upload via REST returns 403

I've been attempting to get a file to upload using REST services and have been having a heck of a time getting it to work. All attempts come back as 403 (Forbidden). Here's the code: export const ...
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Files migration issue

I am following this tutorial on how to migrate files from D7 into D8. I have the migration setup with the following yml configuration: uuid: a685a4e0-1022-4bf2-a787-f6f1bef587ea langcode: en status: ...
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Form with manged_file filed is not submitted?

I have a form in my drupal module. in my form, I have used manged_file field. form name is "difference_form" and I have created two functions. one is "function diffence_form" for form definitions. ...
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D8 | Custom Form managed_file field limit number of upload files

I have a custom form in D8. Form has managed_file field. I am facing challenge regarding the limit of number of files upload to this field. I have to make this managed_file field to upload only 3 ...
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file_exists with 'replace' or 'use existing' not working when a variable is passed

Can somebody point out the fault in this snippet for downloading a file entity. I am trying to replace or use existing file dynamically using migrate_plus. When I give a variable it doesn't seems to ...
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change of Public file system path [closed]

how can i change Public file system path in drupal 8 ? And can you tell more about how to increase the storage of database?
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Is it possible to use the path alias token as file path with filefield_paths module?

I'd like to use the path alias in order to create the folder structure of the uploaded file. First of all I could not find the correct token in the list and after a while decided to create my own ...
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Acess denied to files set as permanent in tmp folder

I made a module that saves custom files in the tmp folder when users add a product to the cart, and move the file to private folder when the order is submitted. If I set the file status to 0, users ...
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Files not being saved in sites/default/files

I am having a problem when I upload a file in Drupal 7 through content/files and click on add file. The URL path for the file is always saved as files/ instead of sites/default/files/. In ...
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Drupal 8 uploaded should be stored in certain s3 bucket

Currently, I'm facing an issue while uploading a file. I'm fetching the file tid with hook_entity_presave: $file_tid = $entity->get('field_photos_photos') ->getValue()[0]['target_id']; if(!...
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Encrypt images before node saving and decrypt them when a node is viewed

I am searching for a way to encrypt images before saving them on server (private folder) and decrypt it when node is rendered for roles that have views permissions. I found the Encrypted Files module,...
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Programatically copy an image from user entity to webform submission entity [closed]

Using a custom webform handler, I am trying to copy an image from the image field (field_usr_avatar_img) located at the user account page to the image element (avatar_img) located at the webform ...
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File uploading issue

We're having issues uploading files. Some files encounter an error message that states The specified file temporary://p1dah901n910tl8lv14.tmp could not be copied, because no file by that name ...
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How to add file extensions while creating a field (type file) through the module installer.yaml?

I need to add 4 fields to an existing content type in Drupal 8 website, 2 of them is text another 2 is file type, I have a multisite setup and have 30 country-specific sites so I need to add for every ...
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Steps to make a private file system working on a fresh install?

How can i make my media files stored as private and protected? The users shoud only have access to that file if they click from the node file link, on nodes they can access to. On a fresh install,the ...
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How do I override the base URL for private files?

Why in Drupal 8 is possible to override the base_url for public files using the file_public_base_url but not for private files? There are scenenarios where Drupal is installed behind a reverse proxy. ...
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Prompt user to download file via AJAX form submission

I have a file that is generated when an AJAX button is clicked. I want to immediately have a file download prompt come up. The file is being generated and has the correct data in the file. I just don'...
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Images not being uploaded to defined Image Style folder on server

Drupal 7 site. For over 5 years we've had no trouble uploading images to view with a blog. This weekend we had Ningx loaded on our server. Hosting co. is certain that's not issue. Maybe it isn't. ...
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chmod() and touch() operations not permitted [closed]

After updating drupal8 for 8.7.0 and then to 8.7.1 versions i have next errors: Warning: chmod(): Operation not permitted in Drupal\Component\PhpStorage\MTimeProtectedFastFileStorage->save() (line ...
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Not able to access uploaded images in AWS

When we upload an image using the URL 'https://website.com/file/add' , the image is getting uploaded. While uploading, we have chosen the destination as ' Public local files served by the webserver' ...
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Using image styles with a normal “managed file”?

I created a content type with 4 fields on it: Private Image Field Public Image Field Private File Field Public File Field I am able to access 1 and 2, as they are image fields. But if I upload an ...
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How can I get an image form to maintain image order after deleting one?

I have a content type with a field for images. The field accepts multiple images and after I upload several, I re-arrange them to a desired order. After re-arranging them, I can enable "Show Row ...
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How to download from private// following a link?

I have a custom entity (contract) created in a custom module (amap) by a bunch of BaseFieldDefinition, one of which being $fields['file1'] = BaseFieldDefinition::create('file') ->setLabel(t('...