Reply To: Download restriction question
Yeah, it’s scary every time a big change like that is done… I’d think about it carefully too, and test in a copy of the site several times before going ahead and trying the live site, only after backing it up first.
When integrating with S3, I guess it was assumed that every protected file would be there and the local storage would be the exception. Why did you decide to integrate with S3 and why would you not use it for all protected files?
About removing the count for certain users, you can probably give them a higher level than the regular user, and remove download limits to that level. Would that work?