Is there any way to allow () in asset file names (ex. file(1).txt)? Craft strips it out when it saves. The only way I've found is to change it via ftp and update asset indexes.

I've set convertFilenamesToAscii => false but that didn't help.

  • I know it doesn't answer your question, but I'd recommend from personal experience staying with sanitized, non-utf8 filenames. UTF8 filesystem is a slippery slope to go down even if your server permits it... – Urs Sep 16 '18 at 13:25

I can't see a way... uploads ultimately get run through FileHelper::sanitizeFileName(), which has a hard-coded list of disallowed characters in a file name (including parenthesis).


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