1. Start
  2. Description
  3. Installation
  4. Define User Access
  5. Front-End Access
  6. Features
  7. Source and Credits
  8. Download

WordPress Advanced File Manager

File Manager Plugin for WordPress


WordPress Advanced File Manager Plugin provides user with ability to access, edit, create and delete files on your server.

Description


Easy to use WordPress plugin, which enables the users to view, edit and create files in the WordPress folder and its sub-folders.

It has simple and elegant interface and can be easily used even by beginners.

 

It has different icons for major file types, provides preview icons for images and Windows-like right click menu for editing and information purposes.

Admin can give read/write/access permissions to any user.

Admin can give folder permissions to any user.

Installation


Go to your WordPress admin panel, click plugins on the left side menu and choose upload:

 

Upload the Plugin you downloaded:

Choose File

 

Now the plugin is installed:

Installed

 

Activate the Plugin from the plugins menu:

Activate

 

 

 

Define User Access


Go to users in the WordPress admin menu, and set access permission for admin to "All Files" and choose "Apply":

 

You can set folder access and read/write access for any user:

 

 

Front-End Access


To display the file manager in the front-end, in the admin panel, go to posts, and choose/create a post you want the plugin to show in and insert the short-code [filemanager] :

 

Now the users who have the permission to access file manager can see the plugin in that post:

Features


Enable/Disable File Manager:

 

Preview Images:

 

Download Option:

 

Built-in Editor:

 

Right Click Menu:

 

Upload File to the current Directory:

 

Switch Between Icons and List View:

 

Create New Text Files:

 

Create New Folders:

 

Image Preview Icons:

 

 

Source and Credits


I have used the Following tools:

elFinder:

Source: https://github.com/Studio-42/elFinder/wiki

Official Website: http://elfinder.org/

License Agreement:

Copyright (c) 2009-2012, Studio 42
All rights reserved.

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      notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the
      documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
    * Neither the name of the Studio 42 Ltd. nor the
      names of its contributors may be used to endorse or promote products
      derived from this software without specific prior written permission.

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