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Downloading all the attachments

Discussion in 'Resource and Add-on Requests' started by max_d, Jul 14, 2016.

  1. max_d

    max_d Member


    Is there a plugin available to convert all the .data files to its original format? I just want to download all the attachments to my pc.

    Also, could someone please send me a quote for this?

    Thank you.
    Last edited: Jul 14, 2016
  2. James

    James Well-Known Member

    What .data files? What have you done to generate a bunch of these?
  3. max_d

    max_d Member

    Sorry about that. I’m new to Xenforo. I’m talking about the files located in internal_data/attachments. I believe that’s the folder were Xenforo stores all of the attachment files. All those files have a .data extension. I wish to convert all of those data files to their original format.

    For instance, when I upload a .pdf file to a post, Xenforo stores it as a .data file. I want to convert that .data file back to a .pdf file.
    Last edited: Jul 14, 2016
  4. ForumCube

    ForumCube Active Member

    Yes, this is doable. You can convert them to normal files. I am not aware of any pre-made script but we have a custom addon that we use to make it happen.

    What is the size of your internal_data folder?
  5. max_d

    max_d Member

    Thank you very much for the prompt reply. I just sent you a PM.

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