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Block files from external


Hello everybody,

the topic is file management.

Can I create my own storage link for attachments on the server? i would like to store my files on my own storage (Files->Storage->File Storage System: not on “Local File System” and not “Amazon S3” )

The problem I have is that I do not want users to be able to download any attachments from external.

Does anyone have experience with such a scenario? Looking forward to answers

thnak you


Hi @mk2010,

I’m familiar with the setting to disable file uploads:

Other than this, please feel free to open a feature request ticket on Uservoice for this idea: