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TYPO3 4.3 Multimedia Cookbook by Dan Osipov

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Setting up a category tree

Files can be sorted by categories. This provides another layer of classification for media assets, allowing them to be organized and grouped without changing their physical location. A common setup is to arrange the physical storage as we have by user or by user group in order to make rights assignment easy, but setup a category tree by subject of the media content, to group similar files together. Here is an example:

Setting up a category tree

Getting ready

Category support is built in to DAM, but to ease category management you should install the extension dam_catedit. This extension provides full management capability optimized for DAM categories. ...

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