The file manager allows you to upload and manage files such as images, text, and videos for your website. Click [File manager] in the sidebar menu to open it as a pop-up window.
File manager screen
This section gives an overview of all the functions in the file manager window.
To upload new files, click the [Upload] button. Select as many files as you like from the file dialog. The upload process begins once you have selected the desired file(s). Uploaded images appear as thumbnails, while other file types are displayed as icons.
2. New subfolder
Click the [New subfolder] button. You will see a dialog for creating a new folder.
The new folder will be listed in the left sidebar.
Type your input criteria in the "Filter" box. This displays only files with a partial filename match.
4. Display settings
Click the settings/gear icon to open the custom menu for the file list display.
|Settings||Display or hide the file name, timestamp, and file size.|
|View||Switch between list, thumbnail, or compact (icon) view.|
|Sort by||Sort by file name, file size, or date and time.|
|Order||Display by ascending or descending order of the "Sort by" criterion.|
|Thumbnail size||Select the icon/thumbnail size (150-500 px).|
5. Folder list
Tree view of the existing folders. By default, the root folder is named KurocoFiles, and any new folders are created under it.
6. File list
The list of files in the selected folder. The view can be specified under [Display settings](#4. Display settings).
Selected folder actions
Selecting a folder in the folder list changes the toolbar at the top:
Note: You cannot rename or delete the default KurocoFiles folder.
Use this button to upload files to the selected folder.
2. New subfolder
Use this button to create new subfolders in the selected folder.
Use this button to change the folder name.
Use this button to delete the selected folder. Clicking [OK] in the dialog box will delete all the files and subfolders contained in the folder.
Selected file actions
Selecting a file in the file list changes the toolbar at the top. The toolbar controls are slightly different for images and for other file types. The image file toolbar is as follows:
The non-image file toolbar is as follows:
Image files have an additional [Edit] button.
Zooms in on the selected file. For image files, the content will be displayed. The file icon is displayed for other file types.
Options for simple editing of the image. After editing, click [Save] to apply the changes made. To undo your edits, click [Reset].
Use this to change the image size. Check the "Keep aspect ratio" box to keep the width-to-height ratio of the original image.
Use this to crop part of the image. Check the "Keep aspect ratio" box to crop an area with the same width-to-height ratio as the original image.
Use this to rotate the image 90 degrees right or left. To turn the image upside-down, execute the command twice.
Use this to adjust the following visual properties of the image:
- Sepia tone
Use this to select one of the following preset filters for the image:
- Her Majesty
Copies files to the selected folder. To select a subfolder lower in the hierarchy, click the triangle to the right side of the folder name. Note: files cannot be copied to the same folder.
Moves files to the selected folder. To select a subfolder lower in the hierarchy, click the triangle to the right side of the folder name. Note: files cannot be moved to the same folder.
Renames the selected file. The default value is the original file name. Click [OK] to save the changes.
6. File path
Displays the path and URL of the selected file. Click on the link in the dialog box to open the URL.
Deletes the selected file. Click [OK] in the dialog box to execute.