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File Away

Upload, manage, and display files from your server directories or page attachments in stylized lists or sortable data tables.

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    With File Away's home-cooked FLightbox, you can read acclaimed books that you've written without having to leave the comfort of your WordPress installation.

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    With FLightbox you can watch award-winning films that you wrote and directed, in any of the four FLightbox themes, or with a theme of your own design!

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    With FLightbox, you can gaze nostalgically at a screengrab of that little skit you filmed with Edward James Olmos at the 46th-Annual WorldFest International Film Festival.

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    With File Up, you can upload depressing screenshots from your favorite Bergman films, and rename them before sending them to the black-and-white world of binary. You can have as many File Up forms on a page as you desire, all of them simultaneously uploading screenshots from Bela Tarr and Ingmar Bergman films, to make your site's visitors really happy.

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    With Manager Mode enabled, you can create new subdirectories right there in the table.

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    With Manager Mode or Directory Tree Navigation enabled, you can browse through subdirectories and manage your files completely.

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    With Manager Mode, you can bulk copy, move, delete, or download files. All with Ajax.

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    With Manager Mode, you can rename and delete individual files, all without page refreshes.

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    With Play-Away Audio Playback, you can choose the compact audio player (pictured), or the extended audio player, which gives the user full control over their listening experience.

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    You can monetize your File Away table or advertise upcoming events, with banners, just by uploading a super-simple CSV file, along with your banner images, into the designated Banners directory. Banners are chosen randomly on each page load, and will appear on your table at an interval you specify in your shortcode.

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    Who said File Away was all about files? You can add dynamically generated hyperlinks to any websites or web pages you desire, just by dropping a simple CSV file into the directory where your shortcode is pointed. Turn your File Away table or list into a hyperlink extravaganza!

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    A couple of Silk themed lists.

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    Here's a Silk themed list with the Date Modified included.

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    A Minimalist style table: sortable, searchable, paginated.

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    A Silver Bullet style table: sortable, searchable, paginated.

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    Enter a search term in the search field (here: "png") and everything else gets filtered out of the table.

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    Build your File Away, Attach Away, File Up, and File-a-Frame shortcodes with the stylin' and features-packed shortcode generator modal, found on the TinyMCE panel on your post/page editor.

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    Each shortcode option has its own information link. Click on, and voila! Information.

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    You can create custom columns to go in your File Away or Attach Away table, and insert metadata from each file into the custom columns.

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    Control who has access to Manager Mode tables. Those who don't can still see the table, if you want them to, just without all the managerial stuff.

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    Here's your Basic Configuration tab. Basically, configure it.

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    The Tutorials tab is crammed full of exhaustive tutorials. For instance, here's a tutorial showing you how to add banners to your File Away table.

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    Using the built-in CSS editor, or your own stylesheet which File Away with enqueue for you, you can create your own custom themes and colors for all your File Away shortcodes, including your own FLightbox themes.

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    There's info links all along the way to show you how. And don't forget the Custom CSS tutorials on the Tutorials tab!

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    Insert your File Away Manager table into a File Away iframe, using the File Away iframe template.

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    With File Away iframes, you can navigate through directories on your table without refreshing the page. You can also have multiple Manager Mode tables on the same page without conflict.

Requires: 3.7 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.3.8
Last Updated: 2 years ago
Active Installs: 10,000+


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