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jQuery Filechooser for Django projects

Project description

Supply a server-side file-chooser in your Django application.


  1. Install using pip:

    pip install django-filechooser

    Alternatively, you can install download or clone this repo and call pip install -e ..

  2. Add to INSTALLED_APPS in your


  3. In your templates, load the filechooser library and use the filechooser_* tags:

Example template

{# Load the tag library #}
{% load filechooser %}

{# Load CSS #}
{% filechooser_css %}

{# Display a filetabel #}
{% filechooser_filetable  id="identifier" %}

{# Load CSS and JavaScript #}
{% filechooser_javascript id="identifier" %}

{# Read the documentation for more information #}


The full documentation is at


  • Python 3.2, 3.3 or 3.4

  • Django >= 1.6

Contributions and pull requests for other Django and Python versions are welcome.

Bugs and requests

If you have found a bug or if you have a request for additional functionality, please use the issue tracker on GitHub.


You can use this under MIT license. See LICENSE file for details.


Developed and maintained by Martin van Wingerden


1.0.0 (??) Initial setup of seperate module

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