Easy Flash Uploader - Version 3.1

Easy Flash Uploader - Version 3.1

  • Description


GPL v2 - Easy Flash Uploader License


  • Joomla 2.5Joomla 3.0Joomla 3.1Joomla 3.2
  • PHP 5.3+


This is a flexible flash file upload module, based on SWFUpload It allows the administrator to specify a destination folder, and allows the user to upload files to it. The administrator can also specify the text in the front end. You can even have multiple plugins on the same page.

Main features:

  • Upload files to a specified folder path from the joomla root directory.
  • Specify the maximum file size permitted to be uploaded. This value can vary for each instance of the plugin on the page.
  • Specify the types of files, by extension and by MIME type, that are permitted.
  • Customize the upload label and submit button texts.
  • Customize the submit and cancel buttons via image sprite and css, respectively
  • Specify the color and size of the progress bar to match your theme
  • Customize the overall styles via css to match your theme (for example, you can make a Google Apps-like uploader with a few CSS tweaks. See the forum for details.)
  • Specify the maximum upload limit and queue limit
  • Specify whether to replace existing files on upload
  • Default parameters are specified in the Plugin Manager instance
  • EVERY parameter can be uniquely customized for each instance of the plugin on the same article page.
  • Optionally, send an email notification of all successful uploads to a specified email address
  • Plugin Manager colors available through custom Color Picker
  • Option to save files in username subfolders
  • Displays MIME Detection Compatibility in Module Manager
  • Layout Themes Available for selection
  • Button Sprite selection available
  • English and Spanish Language Files available

Important Notice: If you have installed version 2.0 or earlier, please update to latest version, because it fixes a security vulnerability in earlier versions. For those with 2.0, just go to your order history and download the latest version.

Version 3.1 only supports Joomla 2.5 and 3+. Earlier versions of Joomla are no longer supported.

Changes in version 3.1:

Released: March 7, 2014

  • Compatible with Joomla 3.2
  • Fixed issue with multiple tags in one article

Changes in version 3.0:

Released: August 12, 2013

  • Added option for guest upload folder
  • Configure javascript to use translatable text
  • Added all translatable text to INI file
  • Removed Translatable Text from Plugins Manager
  • Removed Compatibility with Unsupported Joomla versions 1.5, 1.6 and 1.7

What's New in version 2.1.5:

Released: June 15, 2012

  • Fixed security vulnerability of helper file
  • Changed installation method from new to upgrade

Changes in version 2.1:

Released: February 14, 2012

  • Fixed security vulnerability of helper file

What's New in version 2.0:

Released: June 13, 2012

  • Compatible with Joomla 2.5
  • Tweaked CSS themes
  • Added Translatable Text section
  • Compensated for whitespace in mime types list
  • Added Button Sprite Selector
  • Added Translations
  • Added Themes CSS Selector
  • Changed to MooRainbow Color Picker
  • Fixed Javascript error applicable to IE

Demo Site:

Please feel free to check out the demo of the plugin at my demo site.


Please feel free to create your own buttons for this plugin at my button maker site.

Known Issues

This plugin has all the known issues documented for SWFUpload See documentation.

This plugin is designed to work on PHP 5.3+. If you have an earler version of PHP, it should still work but, you may encounter issues with detecting the MIME type of the uploaded file. This depends on your server setup, as it should work fine if PHP is allowed to call the exec function. Check out the support site for further details and considerations.



Feel free to visit my support site.

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About Us

Valor Apps is a registered business that is owned and operated by Michael Gilkes. The business is located and registered in Antigua and Barbuda.

We specialize in developing software for Joomla Content Management System (Joomla CMS), custom web apps, and custom desktop applications. We also provide computer support services to businesses located in Antigua.

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