DMXzone File System Connector Manual Support

Powerful data sources and server side file management

It's super easy to list the contents of a folder if you have the right tool to do it. It's called DMXzone File System Connector and allows you to use any folder on your server as a datasource and list the files on your website right away! Display the files properties, sort folder lists by size and restrict certain file types if needed. You can even add, move, remove and copy files, overwrite or rename them .

This extension requires DMXzone Server Connect and DMXzone App Connect
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Create Dynamic Galleries and Data Sources

Create powerful dynamic galleries and data sources as content on your page.

Advanced File Management

Move, rename, duplicate and even erase files on the server.

Integrate with Upload and Database Actions

Perform file actions after upload or database updates.

Secure your File Operations

File operations and paths are strongly checked and limited to files in your current site only.

Rich Folder Information

Calculate folder sizes with files only or full recursive with all nested sub folders.

Powered by Server Connect

Next Generation Server Side Visual Programming without coding


Make dynamic galleries based on folder contents

Using DMXzone File System Connector you can list any folder with contents from your server to your page and use the content for your galleries or sliders.

Advanced files and folder info available

Thanks to the great integration with HTML5 Data Bindings you can choose, which file or folder info to display on your page.

Make sortable folder lists

You can sort your folder lists by any property you like, such as size, date of creation, file type and more. In the example below, the list can be sorted by ascending and descending file size for greater overview.

Offers rich types of file management actions

A large number of actions can be performed on your files such as: add if file exists, move file, rename, copy, create/remove folder and more.

Create dynamic folders

One very useful functionality, which you can use when you need a dynamic folder to be created on the fly, once you upload a file to your server. In conjunction with HTML5 File Upload you can execute additional actions after the upload is completed.

Delete records with the associated dynamic folders and files

Delete a file or folder, related to a database record, when deleting the record from the database. It's easy to do when you add the proper steps one after another in the DMXzone Server Connect action steps.

Format your file’s properties

Thanks to the great integration with the HTML5 Data Bindings Formatter you can format by date, size and many other, available in the formatter extension.

Full Feature List

DMXzone File System Connector Reference

More detailed overview of the features


Product: Dreamweaver CS6, Dreamweaver CC+


Version 1.1.3

  • Improved conditions in file exists action steps

Version 1.1.2

  • Allowed the results to be used in data picker of Exists, Move, Rename, Copy, Remove, If Folder Exists, Create Folder, Remove Folder and Empty Folder actions.

Version 1.1.1

  • Improved empty and delete folder functions in PHP
  • Improved for the latest DMXzone Server Connect and Dreamweaver CC 2017

Version 1.1.0

  • Now with full ASP.NET support for DMXzone Server Connect.

Version 1.0.2

  • New "url" property for the Folder List or File/Folder Statistics - that contain web site root relative URL for easy linking as the "path" option is app root relative and can be different if your site is in a sub folder

Version 1.0.1

  • Improved conditional steps with their nested steps in Data Bindings

George Petrov

George PetrovGeorge Petrov is a renowned software writer and developer whose extensive skills brought numerous extensions, articles and knowledge to the DMXzone- the online community for professional Adobe Dreamweaver users. The most popular for its over high-quality Dreamweaver extensions and templates.

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