File Upload Control Recommendations for ASP.NET

Starr Duskk
Starr Duskk used Ask the Experts™
ASP.NET - I would like recommendations for a good Bulk Upload Panel with drag and drop, or click to select from the file system. It can use something like CSS, jquery, or javascript.

I don't have a problem with using codecanyon, but it's so hard to find what is good versus bad out there.

So please recommend something, free or for reasonable purchase, that works well.

It needs to have ability to drag, click, designate allowed file types, and of course when it is done, it should be in byte form or something so I can store it in a varbinary field in my table. If it only allows saving to the hard drive, that won't work. During upload, there should be a progress bar.

I am not looking for Telerik or

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Distinguished Expert 2018
Hi Starr,

Have you seen DropZoneJS

Server side implementation examples are here:

As long as the saving is concerned, you will have to write the code that will store it in the DB. I can help with that in case you run into any issues.

Starr DuskkASP.NET VB.NET Developer


I will take a look at this and flag it when we determine if this is what we will be using.

Chinmay PatelChief Technology Ninja
Distinguished Expert 2018

No worries. Will wait for you to revert

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