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Data element value type: File. What files are allowed?


Hi there,

I’m new to this list and relatively new to DHIS2 so I hope it’s ok to post this question here. In event capture (vs2.28) we are using a data element that allows users to upload a file. This is the Value Type = file.

We frequently get asked two questions from our users in training:

·         What file types can be uploaded?

·         What’s the maximum size of an attachment?

If anyone can point me in the direction of information on this it would be much appreciated.

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