Allows you to upload files using HTML5 Gears, Silverlight, Flash, BrowserPlus or normal forms, providing some unique features such as upload progress, image resizing and chunked uploads, Plupload is currently separated into a Core API and a jQuery upload queue widget this enables you to either use it out of the box or write your own custom implementation.
2. SWFUpload jQuery Plugin
SWFUpload jQuery Plugin
Using jQuery (the solution to all things painful), I’ve written a plugin to create a real event dispatcher for SWFUpload without modifying the SWFUpload core.
3. AJAX File Upload
AJAX File Upload
This AjaxFileUpload Plugin is a hacked version of Ajaxupload plugin created by yvind Saltvik, which is really good enought for normal use. Its idea is to create a iframe and submit the specified form to it for further processing. In this hacked version, it submits the specified file type of input element only rather than an entire form.
Uploadify can also be modified to suits the needs of more advanced developers via the arsenal of custom options that are available. Below are a few examples of different implementations of the Uploadify plugin.
jqUploader is a jquery plugin that substitutes html file input fields with a flash-based file upload widget, allowing to display a progressbar and percentage.
6. jqUploader Demonstration
In this scenario, When the upload is finished, the jquUploader is replaced by a text input field. This makes it easy to then submit your form and save the file path to a database field for instance, along with the rest of the form fields.
7. Code Samples
This page demonstrates the Form Plugin’s file upload capabilities. There is no special coding required to handle file uploads. File input elements are automatically detected and processed for you.
8. Ajax Upload
This plugin uses XHR for uploading multiple files with progress-bar in FF3.6+, Safari4+, Chrome and falls back to hidden iframe based upload in other browsers, providing good user experience everywhere.