ogBoxes goal is straight : it is a repository, kind of dropbox, given a root subfolder. It contains generic widgets, easy to place in a form, that opens a finder like view of a dedicated disk space, globally, for tables, and for each records, managed in a client-server way of use, where you can drag&drop every kind of files, and display or recover them. It assumes a common places for a digital repository without the need to store the files in a blob into your datas. Low level methods are there to get or save files to obBoxes in the server for programmed actions (send an email with attachment files from an ogBox...).
With it, all your user's files are not in the database, but in a folder in the server. With the easy to use generic widget to open a "finder like" form, you can place it everywhere on your table's forms, record's forms...
Localised in EN, FR. Dependencies: ogKrolific.
The widget to place on your forms
The resizable widget displays the count files of the addressed folder. On click, it opens a form in a process, a kind of a bounded view of this folder.
A form opened for the table "Projects"
When changing the content of this opened view (add, delete...), the widget "count" files information is updated instantly.
Actions on folders and files