"File is too big" despite middleware

System Information
  • Strapi Version: 3.6.8
  • Operating System: MacOS
  • Database:
  • Node Version:
  • NPM Version: >= 14.0
  • Yarn Version:


I followed the guide for increasing the file upload limit: Upload - Strapi Developer Documentation

Yet I’m still seeing the message, is there a step I’m missing?


I also just ran into the same problem. Did you figure out any workarounds?

Anyone else know why this might be broken?