Pick files
Opens a native document picker, allowing you to pick one or more files from the device file system.
Opens a native document picker, allowing you to pick one or more files from the device file system.
File type categories are as follows, with Android using MIME types and iOS [Uniform Type Identifiers](https://developer.apple.com/library/archive/documentation/Miscellaneous/Reference/UTIRef/Articles/System-DeclaredUniformTypeIdentifiers.html\):
  • allFiles: All document types, on Android this is */*, on iOS is is public.content (note that some binary and archive types do not inherit from public.content)
  • images: All image types (image/* or public.image)
  • plainText: Plain text files ie: .txt (text/plain or public.plain-text)
  • audio: All audio types (audio/* or public.audio)
  • pdf: PDF documents (application/pdf or com.adobe.pdf)

Input arguments

Label
Key
Type
Required?
Default
Description
File types
fileTypes
Array
Yes
allFiles
List of file types to allow picking from.
Pick multiple files?
pickMultiple
Boolean
No
true
If true, allow the user to pick multiple files.

Output arguments

Number of outputs: 3
Label
Key
Type
Description
Files
files
Array
List of file objects picked by the user.

Events

No events.

Errors

Label
Code
Description
Unknown error
unknown
Thrown if an unknown error occurred while picking files.
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