About Download Guard

This simple module was developed to give clients or users a unique download link to access file downloads you offer them.

Category 1Admin Helpers
Admin helper modules are those that provide helpful tools, UI enhancements or optimizations to the admin panel (excluding Fieldtype or Inputfield modules).
Category 2Photo/Video/Audio
Modules that perform some function related to media such as photos and audio/video.
Category 3Other Modules
Modules that have a unique purpose not covered by existing categories.
Category 4Users and Access
Modules dealing with access in ProcessWire via Users, Roles or Permissions.
Release StateBeta
Close to stable, but users are advised to be cautious and test thoroughly.*
Module Version0.2.5
Class NameDownloadGuard
Compatibility2.5, 2.6, 2.7
Date AddedFebruary 3, 2015
Recommended ByNew recommendations may take up to 1 day to appear.


Installation & Usage

  • Place the module files in /site/modules/DownloadGuard/
  • In your admin, click Modules > Check for new modules
  • Click "install" for DownloadGuard
  • In the module Settings you can edit the default count for max downloads and the time, the download should be active.
  • During the installation a Page „Downloads“ is created in your PageTree. You can create children under this Page to make Downloads. In the children page you get your unique hash and the ability to upload your file.