Easy Folder Listing - Version 3.1.3

Downloads Version 3.1.3
  • Description
  • Specifications


GPL v2 - Easy Folder Listing License


  • Compatible with Joomla! 3.10, Joomla! 4.4, Joomla! 5
  • PHP 8.0+


This is a simple-to-use module that is used to list the contents of a folder in either a table or a list. The folder listing can display the filename, with or without the extension, with or without the date modified and file size, as well as a icon representing the file type. It has the feature of allowing the user to specify whether the filename listed should be linked or not.

Main features:

  • List files in a specified sub-folder of the Joomla root directory.
  • fiber_newShow a limited number of files or the entire list
  • Show icons for file types
  • List files in either a table or a unordered list
  • Sorting in Acsending or Descening order, by filename, date modified or file size
  • Option to show/hide size, date, or date and time of the files
  • Option to link to the files or not
  • Option to force download files when the link is clicked
  • Option to specify a list of file types that should not be listed
  • Color scheme of the table rows and border can be customized
  • Module Manager colors available through custom Color Picker

Updates in version 3.1.3

Release Date: February 4, 2024

  • Fixed duplicate MOD_EFL_MB, and added MOD_EFL_GB

Updates in version 3.1.2

Release Date: January 30, 2024

  • Removed all index.html files
  • Removed fixedfolderlist custom field
  • Changed Yes/No fields to Radio swithers instead of lists
  • Added force download option
  • Update all copyright notices to 2024

Updates in version 3.1.1

Release Date: September 26, 2023

  • Fixed null reference for params->get() function
  • Updated French language files using contribution from Philippe Lévi
  • Added language keys for file sizes
  • Update all copyright notices to 2023

Updates in version 3.1

Release Date: August, 2021

  • Fixed deprecated isAdmin() call exception
  • Update all copyright notices to 2021

Changes in version 3.0.4

Release Date: January 24, 2019

  • Add fixed folderlist field
  • Added license.txt file for GPL v2
  • Update all copyright notices to 2019

Changes in version 3.0.3

Release Date: January 15, 2019

  • Handled Exception better with a error notice instead of page fault
  • Fixed issue with Exception namespacing

Changes in version 3.0.2

Release Date: December 4, 2018

  • Fixed issue with duplicating extension

Changes in version 3.0.1

Release Date: November 20, 2018

  • Fixed Namespace issue

What's new in version 3.0

Release Date: November 15, 2018

  • Added DS_Store to forbidden file extensions
  • Add compatibility to Joomla 4 alpha 5
  • Use PHP Iterators to handle file functions
  • Add option to limit the number of files displayed
  • Removed all references to Joomla file system functions
  • Update to use of PHP namespaces
  • Replaced Transocde with Translit
  • Removed Joomla Transcode
  • Removed space before moduleclass_sfx in default and list templates
  • Update all copyright notices to 2018

Changes in version 2.9

Release Date: October 3, 2015

  • Updated copyright information in files
  • Confirmed Compatibility with Joomla 3.4+

Changes in version 2.8.2:

Release Date: December 15, 2014

  • Link target _blank is now optional
  • Fixed issue with missing time in the Date & Time column

Changes in version 2.8.1:

Release Date: November 27, 2014

  • Fixed mismatch language tag for Dutch translation

What's New in version 2.8:

Release Date: November 14, 2014

  • Added Dutch Translation - Contributed by Bert Mul
  • Added _blank link target as default for links
  • Removed version number from language files
  • Added Bootstrap friendly layout
  • Added Alternative Layout Options [2014-10-20] ~ Changed Yes/No keys to JYES/JNO
  • Removed Compatibility with Unsupported Joomla Versions
  • Removed MooRainbow Color Picker for Joomla Built-in version

What's New in version 2.6:

Release Date: May 3, 2013

  • Fixed compatibility issue with Joomla Smart Search

What's New in version 2.5.4:

Release Date: December 19, 2012

  • Added French Translation
  • Added missing tag in manifest file

What's New in version 2.5.3:

Release Date: December 13, 2012

  • Added Hungarian Translation
  • Added German Translation
  • Fixed minor compatibility issues with Joomla 3

What's New in version 2.5:

Release Date: December 4, 2012

  • Help Icon goes to online documentation
  • Compatible with Joomla 3+
  • Can update Column header from language files
  • Fixed minor bugs and made code more tidy

New Features in version 2.0:

Release Date: February 27, 2012

  • New options for handling utf-8 characters
  • Included Language files to handle multi-languages
  • Single installation for ALL supported Joomla versions
  • Improve Date sorting
  • Sort Filenames by Natural Order
  • Media files are now kept in media folder instead of modules folder
  • Changed Color picker to MooRainbow
  • Translations Included: GB English, US English, Spanish



You mau find documentation on how to use the module on this site.

Please do not post problems here. I have a support site setup for answering any and all issues that you experience when using the extensions. Go to:

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