With Digital File Pro, you can add download or upload functionality to your site. This can be useful when selling digital goods, providing customers with the ability to upload files or images, or adding functionality to your administrative back-end.
This Getting Started Guide provides basic instructions for successfully implementing this tool on your site.
You will need the following items before starting this tutorial:
Digital File Pro’s Upload behavior is the most common use of the tool. Here you can specify upload restrictions, determine where the file is stored, and what file types can be uploaded.
Digital File Pro 2 allows you to specify multiple output options for your files.
The File settings window allows you to specify multiple output options for the file that is being uploaded. By default, only one file is saved.
The Image options settings will be available if Web images only was selected in Step 1 of the wizard.
Digital File Pro 2.0 includes the ability to add a progress bar that will display while an upload is in progress. For instructions on adding a progress bar to your form, check out the Adding the Digital File Pro Progress Bar tutorial.
Digital File Pro provides the ability to add secure download features to your site as well. If you are selling digital goods, or want to restrict access to downloading certain files on your web site, this can be very useful.
There are a number of practical uses for this capability, and each varies based on your needs.
The following details the basic steps for applying the download server behavior to a button.
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