FileBrowser for Education is widely used by schools, colleges and universities around the world in 8 languages.
FileBrowser for Education is available on the Apple Education Store with a 50% discount for bulk purchases.
Centralize configuration of all your iPads via an MDM with server connection details, credentials, and turn features on or off for students.Read more on MDMs
Students can log in to the school server using the same credentials as they would with a school computer. All their files and folders permissions work in the same way.Using Active Directory
Our Edit In-Place feature allows users to browse to a network folder and use Office 365 apps (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) to edit, review or comment on documents directly. This prevents copies of the document being left on the device scattered across several apps.
All your changes are saved back to the original server or cloud folder.It's this easy
Hide navigation and other elements to make FileBrowser perfect for younger children, allowing them to browse content without the risk of deleting files or switching to unfamiliar screens.Customize Features
Add Bookmarks for lightning fast access to student's home folders, shared class folders or any location.
Open student documents from the school server in Word and provide inline comments and feedback.
Create a PDF version of a document and leave feedback and grade work. You can even save the PDF into the students own folder ready for the next lesson.
Supporting the Apple Pencil for precision annotations, FileBrowser for Education features it's own annotation tools. You can also open the document and annotate it in other apps, and all your changes will be automatically saved to the server once you have finished.
If your students have access to shared iPads FileBrowser provides a number of features to help them access their own content swiftly without burdening them unnecessarily for their credentials. FileBrowser may also be configured to prevent local storage of passwords, and also prevent local storage of content.Shared Devices
Configuring hundreds of iPads needn't be a burden. FileBrowser for Education supports centralised configuration in a variety of environments, ranging from no deployment hardware or software right up to a comprehensive Mobile Application Management/MDM system. We also support configuration via Apple's macOS Server Profile Manager.
FileBrowser requires no additional software on your servers or network drives.
Learn how to manage FileBrowser for Education on your fleet of iPads using our remote configuration guide. Download the guide here.Remote Config Guide
FileBrowser has been professionally translated into 8 languages including English, Spanish, French, German, Dutch, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese and Japanese.
We put significant effort into supporting our visually impaired users and are always delighted to hear how well FileBrowser for Education works with iOS VoiceOver.
FileBrowser for Education extends the iOS Files app so you can access any of your documents on servers or in the cloud directly within other apps such as ProCreate or Kodex.Step by step guide
We pride ourselves on the quality of our apps and want you to have the best experience. If the support section on our website doesn't resolve your problem, we will do our best to help you via email when you need it.View our Support Pages