WordPress Download Manager Lock Options

Here you can specify lock setting for your package. You can use one or more lock options for your package. Check your desire option from below list and provide details settings if any.

  • Enable Password Lock: Check this option if you want to lock your package using password(s). User will ask for password before download this package. Type your password in Password filed. If you want to use multiple password, separate them using “[]”, eg. [pass1][pass2][pass3]. You can also use “Password generator” to create password. User will be able to download this package using any of those password.If you want to limit access time for a password, you can specify in “PW Usage Limit” filed. eg. if you set “PW Usage Limit” filed to 1, then each password can be used for once. When a password will reach to its usage limit, password will expire and user will not able to download this package using these password.
  • LinkedIn Share Lock: Check this option, if you want your user to share this link in there LinkedIn profile before downloading this package. If you want to set any custom message for LinkedIn share you can write it in “Custom linkedin share message:” field. Leave “URL to share” field blank, if you want to set package details/single package page as share link. Otherwise type your share link here.
  • Tweet Lock: Check this option, if you want visitor to tweet this package in there Twitter profile before downloading this package. If you want to set any custom message for Twitter share you can write it in “Custom tweet message:” field.
  • Enable Google +1 Lock: Check this option, if you want visitor to +1 this package in there Google+ profile before downloading this package. Leave “URL for +1” field blank, if you want to set package details/single package page as share link. Otherwise type your share link here.
  • Enable Facebook Like Lock: Check this option, if you want visitor to share this package in there Facebook profile page before downloading this package. Leave “URL to Like” field blank, if you want to set package details/single package page as share link. Otherwise type your share link here. If you did not set your Facebook appID in Download manager settings page, you have to specify it there, otherwise Facebook share will not work.
  • Enable Email Lock: Check this option if you want visitor to enter their email address before download. At front-end user will be asked to enter their email address and when they enter email, the download link will be mailed to that address. Additionally you can ask visitors name. We also have some add-ons to add collected emails directly in email marketing sites like mailchimp, campaign monitor.
Last Updated: Jan 20, 2016


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