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Folders for Elgg Files

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1.70.1 (31.34 kB)2010-Jun-20
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This plugin allows users to create single level folder/bucket objects to better organize their files. After installing the plugin, a new link will appear from the file side menu linking to the folder page. There are 2 ways to add files to folders, through the drag and drop UI from the folder page or through a new drop down menu on the file upload/edit form. By default, all files that are not in folders will be categorized as 'Unspecified'.


Main Features

  • create and delete single level folders
  • access control on folders
  • UI to drag and drop files into folders
  • browse friends folders
  • group's folder


This plugin is done for the Grid Research Centre ( as part of Geochronos, a social networking portal for earth observation scientist ( Geochronos is a Network Enabled Project funded by Canarie ( and Cybera (


  • Category: Tools
  • License: GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2
  • Updated: 2014-11-17
  • Downloads: 2427
  • Recommendations: 11

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