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By Sterc Agency (sterc)

A MODx Revolution plugin to convert a filename to lowercase and removes strange and unwanted characters. Also has the option to sanitize directory names when creating or renaming directories.

Uses the OnFileManagerUpload, OnFileManagerDirCreate and OnFileManagerDirRename system events and also invokes custom system events FileSluggyOnUpdateDirname and FileSluggyOnUpdateFilename.

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New in FileSluggy 1.3.1

FileSluggy 1.3.1


- Wrap baseName in realpath function (Issue #10).

- Remove check for resource/media browser pages (issue #15).

- Add custom system events FileSluggyOnUpdateDirname and FileSluggyOnUpdateFilename

FileSluggy 1.3


- Trigger plugin only on resource and media browser manager pages.

FileSluggy 1.2


- Added directory name converting

FileSluggy 1.1


- BugFixes: Issue #1 & Issue #2 :  If File already has a good name don change the name. 

FileSluggy 1.0


- Initial release.

January 21, 2016

Filesluggy is now contentblocks compatible.

Previous fixes

#1 FileSluggy with a S3 Media Source#2 Marks a file as duplicate when filename is correct, and needs no changes. 

Previous new features

#3 Constrain FileSluggy to mediasources



November 1, 2016
Supported Versions
2.2 – Current

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