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A guide to Xenforo attachments / photos

All about attachments / photos in Xenforo

  1. Walter
    Compatible XF Versions:
    • 1.0
    • 1.1
    • 1.2
    • 1.3
    • 1.4
    Some useful info about attachments/fotos in Xenforo:


    Where are attachments stored?
    If you were used to vBulletin there was a setting if you want to store the attachments in the file system (doesn't stress your database) or in the database (prohibits synchronization problems if you use several servers).
    Xenforo stores them solely in the...
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Recent Reviews

  1. Bruce1984
    Bruce1984
    5/5,
    Excellent post, helped me further understand the attachment system as I was stumped in finding a good compromise. Original photo nearly 5MB to a resized (max dimensions 1000x1000) 82KB!
  2. Floyd R Turbo
    Floyd R Turbo
    5/5,
    Excellent, thank you!
  3. ogirginc
    ogirginc
    5/5,
    Really useful tip if you want to lower the cost!
  4. Jahsun
    Jahsun
    5/5,
    Thank you very much
  5. Kintaro
    Kintaro
    5/5,
    good tips
  6. treguard
    treguard
    5/5,
    Thanks for the advice regarding allowing larger file sizes to be uploaded but ultimately not being a resource hog for the webmaster in the long run :)
  7. cherylferraro
    cherylferraro
    5/5,
    Thank you for sharing the dimension settings. I had overlooked this.
  8. Lindal_Oronar
    Lindal_Oronar
    5/5,
    Thanks for the info.
  9. SelfSufficientMe
    SelfSufficientMe
    5/5,
    Well explained - thanks :)
  10. ProCom
    ProCom
    5/5,
    I can't believe how well this answered all my questions (especially regarding picture / image storage directories and folders) and then it answered questions I should have had but didn't think about yet! THANK YOU!!!