In case you have uploaded some files to your OwnCloud, no matter how, but they not showing up in the browser, check that you include the following config parameter in your <owncloud root>/config/config.php file.

‘filesystem_check_changes’ => 1

You can also trigger a file scan by using the following commands.

File scans can be performed per-user, for a space-delimited list of users, for groups of users, and for all users.

sudo -u www-data php occ files:scan –all

sudo -u www-data php occ files:scan <username>



Define how often filesystem changes are detected

The files:scan command

Config.php Parameters