Install Flmngr module for Drupal 8

Flmngr is a module for Drupal which has deep integration into the CMS. It will automatically attach file manager to all your file choose fields, place its buttons onto CKEditor toolbar (configurable individually on each text format).

You will have all the features of file manager and image editor available for use by one who edits Drupal articles and nodes.

This module has "n1ed" Drupal module as dependency due to Flmngr uses its JS libraries. So you will need to install dependency module too.

Download modules for Drupal 8

Download and install N1ED module (dependency) and then Flmngr module.

Alternatively if you use Composer to manage your Drupal installation, the fastest way to install Flmngr will be to run command inside Drupal installation directory:

composer require drupal/flmngr

Install Drupal file manager module

Open your Drupal control panel and go inside Extend section. Press Install new module and choose downloaded files. Do not forget to enable Flmngr after installation.

Install Drupal module
Install Drupal 8 modules one by one
Enable Drupal module
Enable Flmngr module
Enable required module
Enable dependency module

That's all! File management features are ready to use.

File manager for Drupal

Enabling Premium features

If you are premium user you only need to set up a private API key to get access to premium features. Free users do not need to pass this step.

Go on configuration page selecting Text formats and editors.

Text formats panel
Text formats panel

Choose Full HTML text format to configure file manager.

Edit 'Full Html' text format
Configure module

To get premium features you need to specify your own key to configure Flmngr: click Use premium API key button for that. In the opened window please specify the API key.

Set API key
Set API key

So all these features are ready to use: file management, Image Editor, access to free photo stock Unsplash.