How to set up a private files area in Joomla

We’re often asked the question “I need to create an area on my Joomla site that allows users to manage only their own files, can DOCman or FILEman do this?”, the simple answer is “Yes this is possible using either DOCman or FILEman”.

Setting up a private files area is a little bit easier to do in FILEman, but DOCman can also do this out of the box. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to set this up in either DOCMan or FILEman.

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Joomlatools Dashboard Preview: What's next

In January we shared our year in review for 2017 and mentioned we had some exciting projects coming for 2018.

The biggest project we’re focused on is the release of a new product we call “Joomlatools Dashboard”, which began last summer. This post is the first in a series of previews we’re sharing as we get ready to launch in the coming months.

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Private videos on your Joomla site, on a shoestring budget

Video, although projected to make up 76% of all web traffic in 2018, can require a lot of expensive server disc space and internet bandwidth.

If you’re on a shoestring budget, but still need to serve private video content on your site, it can be challenging to answer the age old question “how do I show my site’s users and members private video content and keep the costs down?”

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How to play videos in Joomla.

It’s 2018 and video has taken over the internet, projected to make up 76% of all web traffic, online video is here to stay.

Last year we gave you a sneak peek at playing video and audio files in Joomla. Today we’ll explain a little bit more about how to play video and audio files in your Joomla website using DOCman and FILEman.

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