Roles

These are the roles that are needed:

  • Admin
  • Read storage
  • Write storage
  • Reindex storage

Selecting Default Storage for upload

It is possible to set a default storage to where one shall upload as well as uploading for a certain session. When selecting a different storage than default iconik will have that setting selected until reloading the page or relogging.

Select Default Storage

By selecting a default storage the upload page will have the default selected and unless changed on the upload page will be uploaded to.

The storage types which are acceptable as default is Amazon S3 buckets, BackBlaze B2 and Google Cloud Storage.

On the Admin page:

  1. Choose Storages from the left navigation bar.
  2. Right click on the storage which should be the default.
  3. Select Edit Storage.
  4. On the edit page, toggle the Default Storage toggler, it will update directly.

Not selecting a default will let iconik select in which storage the files are stored.

Select Storage when Uploading

When selecting another storage than the default at upload will save that choice until reloading the page or logging out.

On the Upload page:

  1. Choose the files you wish to upload.
  2. Click on the listed storage in the upper left corner.
  3. Select which storage you wish to use.
  4. Do the upload as normal.

On the search page:

  1. Drag the files to the search page which you wish to upload.
  2. Click on the listed storage.
  3. Select which storage you wish to use.
  4. Do the upload as normal.

No default storage

If there is no default storage set, and a file is to be uploaded then iconik will pick a available storage of the right type which is allowed write access when uploading.

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