File attachments from URL

For the files field type, would be great if it was also possible to add a file stored at a url.

You can use the file upload window and just type the url:

Or did I misunderstand you?

@Chr1sG, I think that’s only available on Windows? Regardless, I was thinking of having the “attachment” be essentially a thumbnail to opening the file in a browser (either within fibery or within the user’s web browser). It would look the same as static files attached to entities, but function differently.