SMF Mod Site

Mod Name:
File Manager
Created By:
New Feature
First Created:
September 19, 2006, 05:15:20 PM
Last Modified:
March 26, 2010, 06:45:05 AM
Latest Version:
Compatible With:
1.1 RC2, 1.1 RC3, 1.1, 1.1.1, 1.1.3, 1.1.4, 1.1.5, 1.1.6, 1.1.7, 1.1.9, 1.1.10, 1.1.11
Total Downloads:

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Manual Install Instructions for SMF

Below are some preview images of what the mod looks like when being used


This file manager is a a simple yet powerful mod for SMF. It allows you to explore the directory and subdirectories of the folder you installed SMF in.

This mod is not compatible with SMF 2.0. For a file manager compatible with SMF 2.0, please look at the File Management Tool by Nas.


  • File index (alphabeticly ordered by name, displaying size, date of last update, features pagination)
  • Delete files and folders
  • Create folders
  • Edit text files
  • Upload files
  • CHMOD files/folders

Changelog for version 2.1.3:
  • Added support for SMF 1.1.7 and future versions of the SMF 1.1 branch

Changelog for version 2.1.2:
  • Added support for SMF 1.1.6

Changelog for version 2.1.1:
  • Fixed a compatibility problem with PHP < 5.0.2. No other changes were made.

Changelog for version 2.1:
  • Rewrote parts of the mod and cleaned up the code a bit
  • Added Spanish translation, thanks to Letti

Changelog for version 2.0.5:
  • Added Italian translation, thanks to Vinx

Changelog for version 2.0.4:
  • Added support for SMF 1.1.5

Changelog for version 2.0.3:
  • Added Albanian translation, thanks to eXecuT
  • Added Greek translation, thanks to MinasC
  • Added Turkish translation, thanks to crazyboy_123

Changelog for version 2.0.2:
  • Made the mod compatible with 1.0.4

Changelog for version 2.0.1:
  • Fixed a bug: if PHP's magic quotes was enabled, the contents of a file would get extra slashes.

Changelog for version 2.0:
  • All subactions now have their own subtemplate.
  • Templates now use the comma-operator instead of the dot-operator for string concatenation when possible (boosts speed a bit).
  • Every action that modifies the file system (such as renaming files or creating a new folder) now requires session verification.
  • It is now also possible to edit writable files.
  • Added new icons for the rename and edit actions.
  • The CHMOD action is now hidden on servers running Windows.

Although this mod has been tested thoroughly, I cannot guarantee it'll work on every host. However, bug reports and feature requests are welcome.