Download Sender

Description

Download Sender allows you to add a download button, which when clicked displays a file sending form requiring users to enter their email address to receive a download link. It is flexible and highly customizable with tons of customizing options to make sure to match your preference.

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FEATURES:

  • Upload file via WordPress Media Uploader.
  • Private, Encrypted file Sending: Send files through a safe, private, and encrypted link that automatically expires to ensure your stuff does not remain online forever.
  • Prevent users from spamming your file sending forms.
  • Set expiration times for your download links.
  • Disable file sending form for logged in users.
  • Ability to enable/disable downloading logs.
  • Export logs to CSV file.
  • Configure URL of “Expired Link” page.
  • Customizable email template with different parameters: subject line, email body, from name, or from email address.
  • Customize the default form validation messages: description, email placeholder, wrong email, empty email, success, failed, already sent and already sent “Help Text”.
  • Delete expired links.
  • Accent Colors: 4 globally defined color schemes and 3 color gradients.
  • Unlimited colors for icons, texts and buttons.
  • 2 Button Hover Animation Effects.
  • Display alert boxes as a tooltip.
  • FontAwesome integration.
  • Translation ready.

PREMIUM:

  • Integrates well with WPBakery Page Builder.
  • Manually enter a valid URL with ability to use URLs of files hosted on external web sites.
  • Set custom expiration times for your download links (Manually enter the number of hours or days).
  • Set maximum number of times a user can download files.
  • Download counter for each file.
  • Offsetting the download count for each file.
  • Showing the download counter.
  • Send encrypted download link through admin panel.
  • Delete sent links older than a certain date.
  • 9 more button hover animation effects.
  • Choose custom icons from FontAwesome for your notifications.
  • Ability to display multiple download buttons in the same page.
  • Create a direct single click download button.

Screenshots

  • Shortcode Generator
  • Settings Menu
  • Logs Menu
  • Admin functions Menu

Installation

  • Upload plugin files to your plugins folder, or install using WordPress built-in Add New Plugin installer;
  • Activate the plugin;
  • Navigate to Plugin Settings and fill settings.

How To Use

From your post’s or page’s main editor, select the Download Sender Shortcode icon from the tool bar.

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Once the popup window is open, change the necessary settings then click Insert button. This closes the popup and adds your newly-created shortcode into the content of your page or post where you’d like to add your shortcode.

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FAQ

How To Use

From your post’s or page’s main editor, select the Download Sender Shortcode icon from the tool bar.

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Once the popup window is open, change the necessary settings then click Insert button. This closes the popup and adds your newly-created shortcode into the content of your page or post where you’d like to add your shortcode.

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How to Fix a 404 Page Not Found Error

Try to deactivating and reactivating the Download Sender plugin.
* Go to the Plugins tab inside of WordPress and locate Download Sender.
* Click Deactivate to temporarily deactivate your plugin.
* After your plugin deactivates, click Activate.

Contributors & Developers

“Download Sender” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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Changelog

1.2.4

  • New plugin URI.
  • Fixed several bugs

1.2.3

  • Fixed email field placeholder issue.

1.2.2

  • Changed text domain for the file expiration notifications.
  • Fixed link sending issue.

1.2.1

  • Fixed issue with file link style in downloads page.
  • Fixed JavaScript issue with the Send button.

1.2

  • Added new file download method.
  • Added Downloads Page .
  • Fixed file sending issue.
  • Removed “Expired Link Redirection Page” option.
  • Added option to use your own custom Downloads Page.

1.1.3

  • Fixed several bugs.

1.1.2

  • Fix: Shortcode generator dialog tabs display issue.
  • Fix: Shortcode insert issue.

1.1.1

  • Fix: Display issue on the shortcode generator dialog tabs.

1.1

  • New: Compatibility with Gutenberg editor introduced

1.0

  • First release.