ProActive HowTo :: Tips & Tricks - Tracking [Statistics] of a downloadable file (files in PDFS directory)

How do I track the number of downloads of a particular file?


To monitor a particular file
 
Create a new Article File Link
 
Associate this with the required file (located in the PDFS folder)
 
In any article create a link to the  Article File Link created above.
 
When a visitor clicks on the link to the file they will be presented with the file (unless permissions disallow or payment is required).
 
To check the number of downloads - open the Article File Link in the editor - statistics of this files' activities are displayed.