HtmlEditorFileManagerSettingsBase.ProviderType Property

Specifies the type of provider used by the file manager.

Namespace: DevExpress.Web.ASPxHtmlEditor

Assembly: DevExpress.Web.ASPxHtmlEditor.v20.2.dll

Declaration

[DefaultValue(FileManagerProviderType.NotSet)]
public FileManagerProviderType ProviderType { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Default Description
FileManagerProviderType

NotSet

One of the FileManagerProviderType enumeration values.

Available values:

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Name Description
NotSet

Provides compatibility with the earlier control version. The type of the file system provider is determined automatically. If the ASPxFileManager.CustomFileSystemProvider or ASPxFileManager.CustomFileSystemProviderTypeName property is specified, file manager uses the custom file system provider. If the ASPxFileManager.DataSource or ASPxFileManager.DataSourceID property is specified, the control uses the data source file system provider. In other cases, the physical data system provider is used.

Custom

File manager uses a Custom File System Provider specified by the ASPxFileManager.CustomFileSystemProvider or ASPxFileManager.CustomFileSystemProviderTypeName property.

DataSource

File manager uses the DataSource File System Provider to access file system information in a data source.

Physical

File manager uses the Physical File System Provider to work with the server's physical file system.

Dropbox

File manager uses the Dropbox File System Provider to access a file system retained in the Dropbox Service.

Azure

File manager uses the Azure File System Provider to access a file system retained in Azure Service.

Amazon

File manager uses the Amazon File System Provider to access a file system retained in Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3).

GoogleDrive

File manager uses the Google Drive File System Provider to access a file system retained in Google Drive.

GoogleDrivePersonal

File manager uses the Google Drive Personal File System Provider to access a file system retained in the Google Drive (personal account).

OneDrive

File manager uses the OneDrive File System Provider to access a file system retained in OneDrive.

OneDrivePersonal

File manager uses the OneDrive Personal File System Provider to access a file system retained in OneDrive.

SharePoint

File manager uses the SharePoint File System Provider to access a file system retained in SharePoint.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Library Object Type Path to ProviderType
ASP.NET MVC Extensions MVCxHtmlEditorInsertAudioDialogSettings
.SettingsAudioSelector.ProviderType
MVCxHtmlEditorInsertFlashDialogSettings
.SettingsFlashSelector.ProviderType
MVCxHtmlEditorInsertImageDialogSettings
.SettingsImageSelector.ProviderType
MVCxHtmlEditorInsertLinkDialogSettings
.SettingsDocumentSelector.ProviderType
MVCxHtmlEditorInsertVideoDialogSettings
.SettingsVideoSelector.ProviderType
ASP.NET Web Forms Controls HtmlEditorInsertAudioDialogSettings
.SettingsAudioSelector.ProviderType
HtmlEditorInsertFlashDialogSettings
.SettingsFlashSelector.ProviderType
HtmlEditorInsertImageDialogSettings
.SettingsImageSelector.ProviderType
HtmlEditorInsertLinkDialogSettings
.SettingsDocumentSelector.ProviderType
HtmlEditorInsertVideoDialogSettings
.SettingsVideoSelector.ProviderType

Remarks

ASPxHtmlEditor media dialogs contain a built-in ASPxFileManager control, which provides the capability to operate with files and folders that are stored in a physical file system, or in a data base, or in cloud services. Use the ProviderType property to specify the type of storage where a current file system is contained.

NOTE

The Html Editor doesn't support the Google Drive and OneDrive cloud storages.

To learn more, see the File System Providers Overview topic.

See Also