file_picker 2.0.5

Flutter Android iOS web

A package that allows you to use a native file explorer to pick single or multiple absolute file paths, with extension filtering support.

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File Picker #

A package that allows you to use a native file explorer to pick single or multiple absolute file paths, with extensions filtering support.

Currently supported features #

  • Load files from cloud files (GDrive, Dropbox, iCloud)
  • Load files from a custom format by providing a list of file extensions (pdf, svg, zip, etc.)
  • Load files from multiple files optionally, supplying file extensions
  • Load files from media (video & image only)
  • Load files from audio only
  • Load files from image only
  • Load files from video only
  • Load files from directory
  • Load files from any
  • Load files data immediately to memory (Uint8List);
  • Supports web;
  • Supports desktop through go-flutter (MacOS, Windows, Linux)

If you have any feature that you want to see in this package, please feel free to issue a suggestion. 🎉

Documentation #

See the File Picker Wiki for every detail on about how to install, setup and use it.

File Picker Wiki #

  1. Installation
  2. Setup
  3. API
  4. Troubleshooting

Usage #

Quick simple usage example:

Single file

FilePickerResult result = await FilePicker.platform.pickFiles();

if(result != null) {
   File file = File(result.files.single.path);
}

Multiple files

FilePickerResult result = await FilePicker.platform.pickFiles(allowMultiple: true);

if(result != null) {
   List<File> files = result.paths.map((path) => File(path)).toList();
}

Multiple files with extension filter

FilePickerResult result = await FilePicker.platform.pickFiles(
          type: FileType.custom,
          allowedExtensions: ['jpg', 'pdf', 'doc'],
        );

Load result and file details #

FilePickerResult result = await FilePicker.platform.pickFiles();

if(result != null) {
   PlatformFile file = result.files.first;
   
   print(file.name);
   print(file.bytes);
   print(file.size);
   print(file.extension);
   print(file.path);
}

For full usage details refer to the Wiki above.

Example App #

Demo DemoMultiFilters

Getting Started #

For help getting started with Flutter, view our online documentation.

For help on editing plugin code, view the documentation.

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Publisher

miguelruivo.com

A package that allows you to use a native file explorer to pick single or multiple absolute file paths, with extension filtering support.

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Documentation

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License

MIT (LICENSE)

Dependencies

flutter, flutter_plugin_android_lifecycle, flutter_web_plugins, plugin_platform_interface

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