Topic: File Upload max file quantity

Michaël De Schutter priority asked 3 months ago


Expected behavior

I am using the File Upload component, and I have set a maximum file quantity of 5. It is supposed to prevent users from uploading more than 5 files.

Actual behavior

Initially, it seems like the files are not being selected when I try to upload more than 5. However, when I hover over the file upload area, it indicates that my files are indeed uploaded. Furthermore, upon submitting, the additional files are also added.

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Kamila Pieńkowska staff answered 3 months ago


Can you explain how you did this. Because I tried to do this and was unable to replicate this behavior.


Michaël De Schutter priority commented 3 months ago

I use these attributes: type="file" id="input-file-now" class="file-upload-input" data-mdb-multiple="true" data-mdb-file-upload-init data-mdb-max-file-quantity="5"
There is nothing more that I use, these are the same from the snippet.


Kamila Pieńkowska staff commented 3 months ago

I do understand that part. But what I cannot replicate is adding 5 files. How you do it? Dragging? Browser upload form? One by one, all at the same time?

We do have example of file upload with limit in out docs: https://mdbootstrap.com/docs/standard/plugins/file-upload/#subsection-multiple-files-with-file-limit

Are you able to add there more than 3 files?



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Specification of the issue

  • ForumUser: Priority
  • Premium support: Yes
  • Technology: MDB Standard
  • MDB Version: MDB5 7.1.0
  • Device: laptop
  • Browser: Chrome
  • OS: Windows 11
  • Provided sample code: No
  • Provided link: Yes