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Home > Knowledge Base > Configuring: Uploading files using FileManager Beta

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Configuring: Uploading files using FileManager Beta

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You can upload multiple files simultaneously using FileManager, provided that these files are of supported file types. The supported file types are:

  • Audio: aac, aif, aifc, aiff, flac, m3u, mid, midi, mpa, mp3, ra, ram, wav, wave, wma
  • Compressed Files: 7z, ace, bz, bz2, bzip, bzip2, gz, tar, rar, taz, tgz, zip
  • Flash movies: fla, swf
  • Fonts: fnt, fon, otf, ttf
  • HTML/CSS: css, htm, html, shtm, shtml, xht, xhtml
  • Images: bmp, dwf, gif, ico, jpg, jpeg, png, psd, psp, svg, tif, tiff
  • MS Access: accdb, accde, accdt, accdr, mdb
  • MS Excel: xlam, xls, xlt, xlsb, xlsx, xlsm, xltx, xltm
  • MS PowerPoint: ppam, ppt, pps, ppsx, pptx, pptm, pot, potm, potx
  • MS Word: doc, docm, docx, dot, dotm, dotx
  • OpenOffice: odb, odc, odf, odg, odi, odm, odp, ods, odt, otc, otf, otg, oth, oti, otp, ots, ott
  • PDFs: pdf
  • Text: csv, dat, ini, log, rtf, txt
  • Scripts: asp, aspx, cfm, cgi, inc, js, php, php3, php4, php5, phtm, phtml, pl, pm, py, sql
  • System Files: htaccess, htpasswd
  • Video: 3gp, asf, avi, mpg, mpeg, mov, mp4, qt, rm, wmv
  • XML: xml, xsl, xslt

To upload files:

  1. Log into FileManager to display a list of directories in your account
  2. Navigate to the directory where you wish to place the uploaded files
  3. Click the Upload icon, above the files list. The Upload Files dialog is displayed
  4. Click Browse. A dialog to select files is displayed. Notice that the Files of type filter is set to All Supported Filetypes.

    • If you wish to upload files of a specific type, select that type from the filter drop down. It will make searching for these files easier.
    • If you wish to upload files of different types, leave the filter on All Supported Filetypes.

  5. Navigate to the directory containing the files
  6. Select the files to upload

    • If you do not see a file that you wish to upload, check to make sure that its file type is supported. Only files of supported file types are shown.

  7. Click Open. The files appear on the list of the Upload Files dialog.

    Note: If a file already exists in your destination directory it will appear in red in the Upload Files dialog. The file being uploaded will overwrite the existing file in your directory.

  8. Click Upload. The files are uploaded into the chosen directory.

Updated 11/16/18


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