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Fix the download url of Plone files, adding also the file name to it

Project description


Change the Plone way to generate “download” URL inside File and Image contents, putting as last item the real filename.

How it works

Some statistical reporting tool like Webtrends (but also other) can inspect access log of a web server for giving you informations like “how many PDF file has been downloaded”.

Plone standard way of downloading File (and recently also Image) from the content view generate URLs like:

In this case log analysis tools are not able to know that the file is a PDF.

This package simply change downalod link to something like:


Developed with the support of Regione Emilia Romagna; Regione Emilia Romagna supports the PloneGov initiative.


This product was developed by RedTurtle Technology team.

RedTurtle Technology Site


2.0.0 (2013-02-27)

Plone 4 required

  • Now managing also the image download URL [keul]
  • Updated templates to Plone 4 styles [keul]
  • Can be uninstalled [keul]

1.0.1 (2012-08-02)

  • supporting z3c.autoinclude [keul]

1.0.0 (2011-04-08)

  • Initial release

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