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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-31406

File Picker is missing a Sort by feature

    Details

    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Duplicate
    • Affects Version/s: 2.1
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Accessibility, Files API
    • Labels:
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    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_21_STABLE

      Description

      File Picker is missing a Sort by... feature. See this discussion: http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=194664

      This is how the File Picker sorts and displays files (as far as I can see):

      Upload a file: you are using the Windows (or Mac etc) file viewer were you can at will sort by Size, Type, Date, etc.
      Private files: files are sorted by Name (no other option available)
      external Repository: files are sorted by Date (no other option available)

      What seems to be missing from the Moodle 2 File Picker is a "Sort by..." feature for Private files and external repositories.

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            rezeau Joseph Rézeau created issue -
            nebgor Aparup Banerjee made changes -
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            Link This issue has a non-specific relationship to MDL-31000 [ MDL-31000 ]
            salvetore Michael de Raadt made changes -
            Link This issue duplicates MDL-14636 [ MDL-14636 ]
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            salvetore Michael de Raadt added a comment -

            This has been partially fixed by MDL-31000 and I believe the remaining part of your idea duplicates MDL-14636, which I hope to promote as it seems to be a popular idea (at least it has been duplicated numerous times). I'm going to close this issue. Please contribute to MDL-14636.

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            salvetore Michael de Raadt added a comment - This has been partially fixed by MDL-31000 and I believe the remaining part of your idea duplicates MDL-14636 , which I hope to promote as it seems to be a popular idea (at least it has been duplicated numerous times). I'm going to close this issue. Please contribute to MDL-14636 .
            salvetore Michael de Raadt made changes -
            Status Open [ 1 ] Closed [ 6 ]
            Resolution Duplicate [ 3 ]

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