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I need a self hosted solution where I as the admin can create client areas (which can be simple folders) where I upload files and secure them with username / pass. A client page will then be automatically generated which the client can access the username / pass and download the files.

It's relatively simple script but I'm having a hard time finding open source solutions which accomplish what I need.

Any help would be appreciated.

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This tutorial could be useful for you as a starting point : A Secure and Efficient PHP Download Script

If your stuck somewhere in your code stackoverflow.com members will be glad to help you Have fun

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Joomla + Jdownloads Will Be Great !,

Custom User Groups, Mass Download Function, Store Files: Remote or Local, Anti-leech System and Path Protection (Optional), High configurable Layout System, Integrated Search Function, Auto Thumbnail Creation.

Full Features

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Try http://www.tutorialchip.com/php-download-file-script/

I don't believe it is open source as such (it's distributed under a GPLv2 licence), but it is free and comes with a fairly comprehensive tutorial.

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