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This package adds a field to upload multiple files

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archetypes.multifile is a Plone Archetype Field which allows to upload multiple files.


  1. Install package by adding the egg into your buildout cfg:

    eggs =
    zcml =
  2. Rerun buildout and start the instance

  3. Install via quickinstaller

  4. Use it in your custom Archetypes content type:

    from archetypes.multifile.MultiFileField import MultiFileField
    from archetypes.multifile.MultiFileWidget import MultiFileWidget
               storage = AnnotationStorage(migrate=True),
               widget = MultiFileWidget(
                         description = "Select the file to be added by clicking the 'Browse' button.",
                         label= "File Some Text",
                         show_content_type = False,)),


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  • Passes required validation even if no file is attached


This package was built upon a MultiFile product by

Partecs Participatory Technologies

Eggified by Matous Hora

Indexation feature by Quadra Informatique - Jonathan Riboux


1.5 - (2010-10-20)

  • Fixed compatibility with Plone4 - safe tabindex [Yves Cadour]

1.4 - (2010-04-16)

  • Added french translation

  • The field is now indexable in portal_catalog (each file text datas are extracted using portal_transform and concatenated)

[Jonathan Riboux - Quadra Informatique]

1.3 - (2010-01-06)

  • Moved helping input into upload_file macro - fixes widget when creating a new object [Cleber J Santos]

  • Added pt_BR translation [Matous Hora]

1.2 - (2009-10-23)

  • Added Danish translation [Matous Hora]

1.0 - (2009-10-20)

  • Initial release [Matous Hora]

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