File selector of SiteW

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When you add an Image, a Gallery, a Music, a Video, a Map or a Download block to your website, you will have to use our file selector. The File selector is the library containing all the files, that can be directly added to your website.

2 types of files

The File selector allows you to view and select 2 types of files:

Personal files (click on My Cloud files)

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These files are stored in the storage space of your SiteW account. You can send new files by clicking on Upload Files, in order to select a file from your computer, or by drag and dropping it directly into the File selector. Moreover, a function allows you to pick your personal files from other storage services (such as DropBox, Google Drive, Facebook...).

Public files (click on Public files)

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This tab allows you to find very easily royalty-free files on various sharing sites (Youtube or Flickr). You can also search for files, using various ways, depending on the type of files that you want.

You also have the possibility to pick files (videos and images) from storage services such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Vimeo, Pixabay, Flickr and OpenClipart.

Manage your files 

By clicking on your files, you will select them, then, you can move them How to create a dynamic website and delete them . You can also add a description to them by clicking on .

You'll also be able to choose the line height of the file list by clicking on and to select all your files at once by clicking on .

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When you've added a Carousel block (image gallery), you can select several files to make a list. You can deselect them in just one click

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The Show button will enable you to reorder your list of files. You will also be able to view the details of your files and modify their description.

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This process allows you to easily delete several pictures at once.

Manage your folders

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You will also be able to create folders by clicking on in order to classify your images. Your folders appear on the left hand side of your images.

You can put your files into your folders by drag and dropping them to the appropriate folder, using the grip How to create a dynamic website.
You can move your folders, reorder them and modify their hierarchy, by drag and dropping them How to create a dynamic website.

Thanks to the toolbar at the bottom of the panel, you can also delete your folders or rename them .


Aziliz Prébois
SEO & Content Manager
I am a neo-Parisian with human qualities. I have different functions. I promote SiteW worlwide and I demystify SEO. 🤯

Last update: August 31, 2022

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