Direct File Access
You can connect file management software directly to the database. Just use a Setup > Database > Tools > Direct File Access.enabled link, which is added to database document templates and resources. To copy the link please check
Fig. ‘Enabled Link to Database Documents and Resources’
Under Windows you can utilize either(to assign drive letter) or Add Network Location (to map as a virtual folder) functions to get direct access to application files:
Fig. ‘Map network drive and Add a network location options’
Fig. ‘Add Network Location’
Under Mac OS X, please use Finder, Go > Connect To Server command.
Fig. ‘Connect to Server command’
As a result you can see a virtual folder on your computer. The folder comprisesand stored in your database.
Fig. ‘Virtual Folder connected to the database’
Next: Audit Log