Django FileBrowser Documentation

Media-Management with Grappelli.


FileBrowser 4.0 requires Django 4.0 and Grappelli 3.0.

Main Features

  • Browse your media files with the admin interface.
  • Multiple upload, including a progress bar.
  • Automatic thumbnails.
  • Image versions to fit your websites grid (esp. useful with adaptive/responsive layouts).
  • Integration with TinyMCE.
  • FileBrowseField to select images/documents.
  • Signals for upload, rename and delete.
  • Custom actions.
  • Custom file storage engines.


Use the FileBrowser Google Group to ask questions or discuss features.

Versions and Compatibility

FileBrowser is always developed against the latest stable Django release.

  • FileBrowser 4.0.3 (July 27th, 2023): Compatible with Django 4.0
  • FileBrowser 3.14.3 (January 12th, 2022): Compatible with Django 3.2 (LTS)

Current development branches:

  • FileBrowser 4.0.4 (Development Version for Django 4.0, see Branch Stable/4.0.x)
  • FileBrowser 3.14.4 (Development Version for Django 3.2, see Branch Stable/3.14.x)

Older versions are available at GitHub, but are not supported anymore.