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Widget

  • This documentation is for the version 3.6.1 of the widget. If you’re looking for the widget v2 docs, check here.

Uploadcare Widget is an ultimate HTML5 File Uploader; it’s responsive and mobile-ready. The widget is provided as a typical JavaScript library, has a tab-based UI, and provides an intuitive UX flow based on tabbed navigation.

Technically, File Uploader replaces your basic <input type="file"> controls which then become buttons that activate the widget dialog. Here’s the latest File Uploader version in action,

File Uploader Features

Implementing our File Uploader helps you cover the following issues:

  • Uploads
    • Add file uploading capabilities to your website or app.
    • Upload files of any type and up to 5TB in size.
    • Get files from over a dozen upload sources including local storage, camera, social media, and cloud storage options.
    • Upload multiple files in one go.
    • Track how uploads are going via an individual progress bar for every file.
    • Enable Drag’n’Drop for your upload user experience.
    • Receive upload notifications.
    • Implement our Distributed Upload Network to upload files faster.
  • Image Handling
  • Content Moderation
    • Validate files by their format or size.
    • Control inbound image resolutions.
  • Security
    • Make your uploading system compatible with SOC2, HIPAA, and more.
  • Reliability
    • Make 99.9% percent of your uploads hit their target.
    • All of your uploads go to the storage covered by SLA and 99.9% uptime.

Supported Browsers

We handle browser support on our end. So, the widget should correctly work in a couple of latest browser versions.

The File Uploader is likely to run well in older versions of major browsers too, except for Internet Explorer < 10.

If you are looking to support older browsers including IE8, consider checking out Uploadcare Widget v2.

Support

Feel free to ask your questions related to our File Uploader:

We’re always happy to help with code, integration, and other stuff. Search our site for more info or post your question in our Community Area.