File Browser lets you interact with your files through a quick and beautiful web interface.
File Browser is particularly useful for:
- Viewing app logs / config in
- Launching ElfBot
How do I access Filebrowser?
Filebrowser will be available from your dashboard (
https://<username>.elfhosted.com>), or directly, at
How do I get support for Filebrowser?
- For general use of Filebrowser, refer to the official site or to one of the links below.
- For specific support re your ElfHosted configuration / account, either post a topic in the #elf-forum channel, or call for 1:1 #elf-help.
Solutions to common issues
No folders appear
If no folders appear at all in FileBrowser, then some of the network storage may have been detached (perhaps a trasient issue with the provider). Use ElfBot to restart FileBrowser itself, with
elfbot restart filebrowser, and then refresh the UI in a few minutes to confirm whether the storage has appeared.
Unable to move files (401 error)
Filebrowser can't move files between
/storage/ mounts. Perform a copy, and then a separate delete. However, take care when attempting to copy large files, since (a) storage can be slow, and (b) FileBrowser doesn't give you any feedback re the status of your task, so it's impossible to know whether it's completed a copy or not.