Drupal:connect

Drupal celum:connect is a drupal8 extension, which allows you to download assets from celum via the celum asset picker directly into the drupal8 filesystem and use it in a post, or just link it from celum in your drupal8 post.

1. Installation

  • copy the media_celum_connect folder into the module directory of your drupal8 installation (sites/all/modules).
  • In the drupal8 backend, go to "Extend" and check the checkbox next to "Media celum:connect" in the module list. drupal:connect install

2. Configuration

  • In the drupal8 backend, go to "Configuration" and click on "Celum:connect configuration" in the web services section. drupal:connect configure 1
  • Define the celum license (delivered by brix cross media), the api key (from the CMA in celum), the language locale and the desired download formats, drupal:connect configure 2
  • set the usage name for downloading and linking assets, this names will be used in celum to mark the assets as used in drupal.
  • Save the configuration

3. Creating a content type

  • In the drupal8 backend, go to Structure->Content types
  • Add a new content type or edit an existing one
  • Go to manage fields and add a new field of type "Celum:connect field"
  • Go to field settings and change the desired settings drupal:connect configure content type

4. Using the new content type

  • Add new content with Content->Add content and choose the newly created/edited content type
  • Click on the Select assets button in the previously created celum:connect field drupal:connect widget
  • Choose the desired Asset
  • Choose the desired download format
  • Choose between download and link the assets drupal:connect asset picker drupal:connect asset added

Release Notes

1.0

Released 2017-02-01

  • Initial verison
1.1

Released 2018-04-05

  • Link and download mode added (direct Download plugin required)
  • Usage will be written to the asset in celum
1.2

Released 2018-08-02

  • Asset picker version selectable
1.3

Released 2018-08-03

  • License with expiration date