A content store provides low-level access to stored binaries ensuring that, for every
write, a new binary storage location is made available. This section gives an overview on the
content stores, their types, and configuration details with examples.
Content store types
By default, Alfresco is configured to save files or content items in the File content store and orphaned files in the Deleted content store. Alfresco also provides other content stores, which may be used in place of or in addition to the default stores. This section gives an overview on the File content store and additional content stores that you can use with Alfresco.
Content Store Selector
The Content Store Selector provides a mechanism to control the store used for the content file associated with a particular content item.
Managing content stores
This topic describes how to effectively manage the File content store and Deleted content store.