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A description of how to use the shortcode to place a file list on a post, page or widget.
Yes, you can certainly run the extensions on a local environment, as long as your WordPress install has web access for installing and updates. Go to the Add Features tab and then click on the Add Folder Support Now button. The registration page will load and recognize that your website is not publicly accessible. Use … Read moreCan I Add an Extension for a Local Host
Extensions add specific features to Simple File List. But because you have to pay for them, they cannot be listed in the WordPress repository, where it’s easy to search for and install plugins. In order to install Simple File List extension plugins, you’ll need to either enter your domain name here or go to the … Read moreHow to Install Extensions
The free Simple File List WordPress plugin provides a basic solution for listing and managing downloadable files on your website. The Simple File List Folders extension adds the ability to add an unlimited amount of folders and sub-folders to your main file list. You can show a main file list which displays your sub-folders, or … Read moreHow to Organize Your Files into Folders
This is the default CSS. Copy-and-paste the parts you need to modify into your website’s theme, then adjust as needed. FILE LIST HERE
A Hosted File List will give you a dedicated web page in which you can host your files. Choose between a theme-based page or one that you embed into your own website using a snippet of code. Your hosted list will be powered by the Simple File List plugin, along with all available add-on extension.
Simple File List is meant to take on your website’s theme by default. Without any modification to the style, it should look presentable on your WordPress website. However, if you wish to adjust the appearance you can use some simple CSS.
Bugs happen. When they do, error reporting is needed to squash them. Here is how to turn it on.
The file date format uses the format selected in your WordPress General Settings. Go to Settings > General
A description of each of the settings that control how the file uploader functions.
A description of each of the settings that control how the file list display can be configured.
Yes! I enjoy helping people. Please contact me here with any issues, or you can use the plugin’s built in support form.
This is a setting that you choose in the file configuration. The initial default is 8 MB. The absolute maximum size will depend on your hosting setup. which is automatically detected.
Yes, you can hook into the action “eeSFL_UploadCompleted” and do pretty much anything you want upon upload completion.
Yes, the CSS is easily over-ridden, making it easy for anyone with CSS knowledge to customize the page design. Check the Instructions page within the plugin’s admin panel for more info.
Only if you place a list on the front-side of your website which is viewable to the general public. If you choose USER, ADMIN or NO, in the List Settings these files will not be indexed by search engines. However, if your files need to be viewable by everyone, then you can prevent legitimate search … Read moreQ: Are the files in the list searchable by Google and other search engines?
Yes, with the optional Folder Support extension you can put different file lists on different posts, pages and widgets.
No, files cannot be overwritten. If a file is uploaded having the same name as one already present, a series number is appended to the name ( filename_(2).ext ) You can use the renaming functionality to change this.
No, files are uploaded to a special folder inside your general WordPress uploads folder, or anywhere you specify.
A: This script is for media companies, print houses, educational institutions, music sites, etc… Anyone who exchanges files with clients and customers, or within a group setting.