Upload and Link to Documents in Drupal

Posted August 4th, 2015 at 2:41 pm.

Link to an Existing Document

To link to a document that is already in Drupal from a Page or other content types with the WYSIWYG editor.

Type your desired link text.

Highlight the link text.

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Click the link button

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In the “Search Content” box, begin typing the name of your file. Your file should appear in the list if it is available.

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Click on your file to select it. It should appear in the “Target path” in the link window.

Click “Insert Link” to finish.

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Upload a New Document

Remove spaces from document file names. Spaces will cause errors in your links.

Files must be smaller than 15MB.

To upload a new document from a Page or other content types with the WYSIWYG editor.

Type your desired link text.

Highlight the link text.

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Click the link button

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Click “Open File Browser” in the link window.

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A new window will appear with the file browser.

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Click “Upload”, then “Browse” to locate your file.

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Double click or click “Open” to select your file.

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Click “Upload”

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Double click on your file (selected by default) or click “Insert File” to add it to the link window.

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Your file will now be shown in “Target Path”. Click “Insert link” to finish.

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Filed under: Drupal CMS Basics,Web Editing by Juliana Perry

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