Version 3 end of life
This version of Silverstripe CMS will not recieve any additional bug fixes or documentation updates. Go to documentation for the most recent stable version.

Uploading and linking to documents

To upload documents, such as PDF files, Word .DOC documents, and downloadable audio and video files, head to "Files" in the Navigation on the left side of the page. (Be sure to save any page you are working on in the editing page to a draft before doing so, otherwise you may lose any changes you have made since the last save).

Click on the "Upload" button above the list of files in the "Files" pane and follow the instructions from the Uploading images to the CMS from the Files Menu section above the same process applies to all file types.

To link to documents, return to the page you wish to create the link in by clicking on the "Pages" Navigation tab, and choose the page you wish to edit. Highlight the text you would like to make into a hyperlink, and click the "hyperlink" button to bring up the "Insert Link" popup.

Insert link to file

From the "link to" step (1) choose "Download a file" from the list of options. Click 'From files' to link a document from the CMS or 'From your computer' to directly upload and link a document.

Link popup

Finally, to insert the link, click the "Insert Link" button at the bottom-right of the popup.