Create a “File” entry in your admin area under Files -> Add new. Give the file a title and upload your files and your done.
You can also activate the filename encryption, set an expiration date or limit the number of downloads under “Advanced Options”.
You can control file access also on a user (by e-mail) or user role level.
When your ready hit the publish button and your download link will be generated which you can copy and share with your users.
Configure your custom file directory, add a global protection via index.php or .htaccess file to block any direct access to your directory.
Check if your server has the required settings and extensions to run Filr as smooth as possible.
Directly open your protected directory to check if the protection was applied.
Manage the entire appearance of the library shortcode. Colors, font-sizes, box-shadow and borders, activate and deactivate columns, reorder them and completly make it yours.
Add a custom date format to match with your language and your own display preferences.
With the shortcode
[filr library="your-library"] you can easily show a library of documents. Assign files to a library, place the shortcode and your users can download and view their files.
It also handles the dynamic reduction of the number of downloads, shows remaining dates. You can activate and deactivate several columns to match your style.
Filr is used for a variety of reasons. It’s actively in development and permanently enhanced with awesome features.
You can limit the access to a user or an entire user role directly within a file. Users will only see the allowed files within the shortcode.
Customize the shortcode within the settings. Add columns, disable them, reorder them – it’s up to you how Filr will showcase your documents and files.
Let users search, sort and filter within your document library. Neat SVG icons, a responsive design and straight-forward best-practives make it awesome on any device.
I subscribed to the pro version of FILR and I’m happy with this easy to use plugin. It protects exactly what it should protect, no more and no less[…]
not many words needed … this file-protection-plugin is slenderly built and does exactly what it was made for, protecting uploaded files from unauthorized access[..]
Absolutely perfect for document-security and file libraries-protection!