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. It also enables you to access files from the front end. You can also use the filemanager to edit images, like crop, rotate, resize.
Go to your WordPress admin panel, click plugins on the left side menu and choose upload:
Upload the Plugin you downloaded:
Activate the plugin:
By default all the users get their own folder inside the uploads folder. You can assign more folder, or edit the existing folders, or you can assign a single folder to all the users. Click on the "Folder" link infront of each user and edit the assigned folders.
Now you can assign folders to the user:
You can also assign same folders to all the users from this page too:
You can use [filemanager] shortcode in any post or page to allow any user to access that folder from the frontend without the need to login. It is recommeneded that you only give them read access.
You can also use different folders with multiple shortcodes, the shortcode is generated when you assign a folder to a user:
I have used the Following tools:
Official Website: http://elfinder.org/
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