Easily transfer all your settings from FileBrowser to FileBrowser Professional with our detailed settings guide.ref: ki28 Back to Top
Copy files or entire folders with ease with FileBrowser follow our simple guide.ref: ki27 Back to Top
Connecting to Wasabi from iOS is easy. Follow our simple Wasabi iOS connection Guide. This is only available in FileBrowserGO and FileBrowser Professional.ref: ki24 Back to Top
iCloud has to be enabled per app in the Settings app/iCloud Drive page.ref: ki00 Back to Top
Tap Add Location from the FileBrowser home screen and select App Folder. Then select the other apps On My iPad folder and tap Open. Give the new location a display name and Save.ref: ki02 Back to Top
Apple restricts how you can access your music on your iPad or iPhone. Use Apples built-in Music app to play your Apple Music or Synced Music.
If you wish to stream your music from your music collection on a computer or network drive please try our other app MusicStreamer.ref: ki03 Back to Top
To see more on this click here.ref: ki04 Back to Top
If you want to edit office docs such as Word, Excel or Powerpoint follow our simple guide.
If you want to edit a file in another app, simply tap the 'file context menu' and select 'Share File' choose the app you wish to edit with.ref: ki06 Back to Top
On My iPad or On My iPhone is a local folder inside FileBrowser that is accessible to other apps. In Apples Files apps select the 'On My iPad' location and choose FileBrowser. If you want your Files to not be accessible to other apps use the My Private Files folder which is only accessible via FileBrowser.ref: ki07 Back to Top
Easily delete files or folders with FileBrowser, see our simple guide.ref: ki08 Back to Top
Easily select multiple files and or folders and copy them to another location with your iPad/iPhone. Follow our simple multi-select guide.ref: ki09 Back to Top
FileBrowser can stream all the video formats supported by the iPad/iPhone iOS including:
Movie files not supported can be easily streamed to another app. For AVI files containing DIVX/MPG and other non-Apple formats see our stream movies to another app guide.ref: ki10 Back to Top
Supported audio formats are
If you wish to stream your playlists from your music library on a computer or network drive to your iPad/iPhone try our other app MusicStreamer.ref: ki11 Back to Top
Movie files not supported by FileBrowser can be easily streamed to another video player app. For AVI files containing DIVX/MPG and other non-Apple formats see our stream movies to another app guide.
FileBrowser can stream the following files to other apps:
To connect to your files whilst away from the home or office with your iPad/iPhone requires a VPN, follow our External Access guide to setup ZeroTier on your computer.ref: ki14 Back to Top
Some NAS drives require FileBrowser's 'Compatibility Mode' setting to be switched on. This setting can be found in the 'Advanced Settings' section of the machine config page. Your NAS drive may also need FileBrowser's 'Enable NetBIOS' setting to be switched on. Simply:
The most recent firmware on WD NAS drives requires FileBrowser's "Compatibility Mode" to be switched OFF. Simply:
We have had a number of customers report a problem where they are unable to connect to their NAS drive and every username/password is rejected. This has been tracked down to these NAS drives running a very old version of Samba (3.0.10). FileBrowser version 1.7 and above now includes a 'Compatibility Mode' option. Setting this to 'ON' will allow connections to NAS drives such as these. Simply: