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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
16212Bug reportsFile managerpublic2020-05-18 16:28
Reporterigbref Assigned To 
Status newResolutionopen 
Product Version4.2.1 
Summary16212: FileManager is not working - Permission Error

The filemanager (Settings -> File Manager) does not work properly. It only shows the error

An error has occured and the file list could not be loaded: Error: You don't have permission to this folder

and no files. However, one can upload files via "Upload" button, which are then show on the server logged in by FTP, but not on the FileManager. Already changed the permissions as stated in

Steps To Reproduce

Install LimeSurvey on hosted environment.
Click on "Settings => File Manager"

TagsNo tags attached.
Complete LimeSurvey version number (& build)4.2.1+200428
I will donate to the project if issue is resolvedNo
BrowserEdge / Chrome / Firefox
Database & DB-Versionmysqlnd 5.0.12-dev
Server OS (if known)
Webserver software & version (if known)Linux 4.15.0-96
PHP Version7.1.33-nmm1


child of 16291 assignedollehar Development  Revert file manager to LS3 




2020-04-30 13:01


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2020-04-30 13:49

administrator   ~57493

Idea: Restore file manager from LS3, and offer the new file manager as a beta feature.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2020-04-30 13:01 igbref New Issue
2020-04-30 13:01 igbref File Added: Unbenannt.JPG
2020-04-30 13:48 ollehar Priority none => normal
2020-04-30 13:48 ollehar Severity minor => crash
2020-04-30 13:48 ollehar Description Updated View Revisions
2020-04-30 13:48 ollehar Steps to Reproduce Updated View Revisions
2020-04-30 13:49 ollehar Note Added: 57493
2020-05-11 10:43 ollehar Category Installation => File manager
2020-05-18 16:28 ollehar Relationship added child of 16291