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Duplicate of # 16413
avatar stellainformatica
stellainformatica
17 May 2017

Steps to reproduce the issue

Create a custom field type Media for Users.
Leave the parameter Directory set to - Use Default -
From frontend with a registered user add an image to the profile.
In backend now change the parameter Directory selecting a directory from the drop down list
In frontend with the same previous user try to select another image and look the media popup

Expected result

The user can now select or upload a photo in the directory set by the administrator

Actual result

The user see the default directory as the first time.
This behaviour seems to be just for users that already uploaded an image.
The users uploading the image for the first time, correctly see the directory set by the administrator

avatar stellainformatica stellainformatica - open - 17 May 2017
avatar joomla-cms-bot joomla-cms-bot - labeled - 17 May 2017
avatar AlexRed
AlexRed - comment - 17 May 2017

I can confirm the problem in Joomla 3.7.1 Dev.


This comment was created with the J!Tracker Application at issues.joomla.org/tracker/joomla-cms/16072.

avatar franz-wohlkoenig franz-wohlkoenig - change - 17 May 2017
Status New Confirmed
avatar Bakual
Bakual - comment - 17 May 2017

The currently selected folder imho is stored in the user session. So as long as the user doesn't close his browser, he will have the folder selected that he last opened, regardless of any setting in the field.
If he closes the browser and tries again with a fresh session, he should see the new default folder.

avatar AlexRed
AlexRed - comment - 17 May 2017

Not for me, in my test also if I use a different Browser I see the wrong old folder.


This comment was created with the J!Tracker Application at issues.joomla.org/tracker/joomla-cms/16072.

avatar joomla-cms-bot joomla-cms-bot - change - 7 Nov 2017
Status Confirmed Closed
Closed_Date 0000-00-00 00:00:00 2017-11-07 08:23:13
Closed_By joomla-cms-bot
avatar joomla-cms-bot joomla-cms-bot - close - 7 Nov 2017
avatar franz-wohlkoenig franz-wohlkoenig - change - 7 Nov 2017
Status Closed Duplicate Report
Closed_By joomla-cms-bot franz-wohlkoenig
Rel_Number 0 16413
Relation Type Duplicate of
avatar joomla-cms-bot
joomla-cms-bot - comment - 7 Nov 2017
avatar franz-wohlkoenig
franz-wohlkoenig - comment - 7 Nov 2017

closed as duplicate Report #16413

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