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This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad

Price: Free

Category: Productivity

Updated: May 20, 2012

Version: 3.0.3

Size: 7.1 MB

Language: English

Seller: DigiDNA

Rated 4+

Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.Requires iOS 4.0 or later.

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Current Version

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FileApp (Documents & Files Reader) by DigiDNA

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FileApp is a file manager and reader for your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Easily copy files on your device for a quick look on the road. Powerful and yet still very user friendly, FileApp will let you find the document you're looking for within seconds.
Copying files over to your device takes place via Wi-Fi or USB cable using DiskAid or iTunes File Sharing.

If you are looking for a powerful file manager that can copy, move, rename, create files and folders, including multi-selection, ZIP, edit text files, record sounds and much much more, make sure you get FileApp Pro!
FileApp Pro is FileApp on steroids, while preserving all the simplicity of FileApp, don't miss it!

MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
iWork (Pages, Numbers and Keynotes)
OpenDocuments (OpenOffice) (Text, Spreadsheet, Presentation) basic formatting only
Plain Text and RTF (Rich Text Format)
Images (JPG, PNG, GIF, TIFF and others)
Audio (MP3, AAC, Apple Lossless, AIFF, WAV)
Video (standard iPhone format : H.264, MPEG-4)
Web Archives
HTML files

Our customized help view will guide you through setting the connection with your device effortlessly.

We have taken great care in offering an application that gives your more because of its simplicity. We're convinced you will notice the difference.
Compatible file formats will gradually be added and additional features also, so stay tuned and enjoy FileApp!

Files are sorted alphabetically, by folder, by date, by file type and by latest opened documents
File search : filtering search and deep level search available at your fingertip
Optional display of file size, extension, type and date
Delete files from within the application
Rotation portrait/landscape

USB file transfer to Mac and PC using DiskAid or iTunes File Sharing
Robust wireless file transfer to computer via WiFi (FTP)
Stores any file sent from any third party app (Mail, Safari...)
Allows to "Open In..." any compatible app (Pages, Numbers, iBooks...)

MS Office documents (Word, Excel, Powerpoint), all formats supported
Custom PDF Reader for optimum readability
RTF and Plain Text with text reflow, custom font and size
iWork documents (Pages, Numbers and Keynotes)
Open Office Documents (Text, Spreadsheet, Presentation)
HTML files
Safari Web Archives
ZIP (Uncompress zip archives)
Send documents via email attachments
Open attachments from "Mail" app
Remembers scrolling position of for all long documents
Zoom in/out with two fingers
Rotation portrait/landscape

Compatible with large images
Slideshow (with slideshow timer settings)
Button next & previous to browse images
Rotation portrait/landscape
Send images via email attachments
Import pictures and movies both from Camera Roll and Photo Library
Pictures & movies can be shot and stored in FileApp using the device's camera

Audio (MP3 VBR, AAC, Apple Lossless, AIFF, WAV)
Video (standard iPhone format : H.264, MPEG-4)
Background, Continuous, Shuffle and Repeat play modes available
Full AirPlay support

Sending of files via email for MS Office documents, PDFs, Images, Open Office documents, iWork documents, RTF, HTML and Text
Open file attachments from "Mail" app

Passcode to protect FileApp at startup
Wireless transfer Password if needed

Microsoft Windows XP, Vista and 7
Mac OS X (Lion, Snow Leopard, Leopard, Tiger)
Linux (GNOME & KDE)

What's New in Version 3.0.3

If you have questions do not post them on the App Store as a REVIEW, we can't answer them! Please go to and write to us instead!

Version 3.0.3 does fix all reported issues yet:

+ RTFD files are now fully supported.
+ Enhanced FTP compatibility with some clients and synchronization tools.
+ PDF page indicator is now smaller, and at the bottom of the screen.
+ Better handling of images on the new iPad (retina display).
+ Fixed stability and memory issues with the image viewer.
+ Fixed issues with ZIP and UnZIP operations (improved compatibility and stability).
+ Fixed an issues on iOS 4 with imported files.
+ Fixed UI issues with XLS and HTML documents.
+ Fixed issues for HTML documents containing plugins (video, VR, etc).
+ Reduced memory usage.
+ Random crash fixes.
+ Many other small bug fixes.

About FileApp 3
After 6 months of hard work and great progress we are proud to announce the new generation of FileApp.
A huge thank you to our entire user community. This latest version would not have been possible without their continued support and valued feedback and suggestions.
Keeping the same intuitive logic and simplicity, FileApp 3 is a whole new App, with a redesigned interface, regrouped controls and fully rewritten engine.
FileApp 3 greatly improves stability and performance and brings a wealth of new features, enhancement and fixes.

General Improvements
* Refreshed UI
* New home screen
* Improved performance and stability
* Enhanced support for large collections of files storage
* Universal action menu on long press
* Collapsable sections
* Unified search
* Full iOS 5 support!

New PDF reader
* New enhanced PDF reader (with a sleek iBooks design + buffered rendering and horizontal scrolling)
* Support for the regular built-in PDF reader (can be set in Preferences)

New FTP Server
* Totally new FTP server built-in FileApp 3 ensures seamless Wi-Fi connection to any computer

New Custom Text viewer
* Custom font size
* Custom font selection
* Fixed-width font support
* Word wrapping (text reflow) available
* Automatic text encoding detection
* Option to select preferred text encoding
* Improved text editing (FileApp Pro Only)

Photo & Video
* Now allows to import pictures and movies both from Camera Roll and Photos Library
* Pictures & movies can be shot and stored in FileApp using the device's camera
* Save image stored in FileApp to Camera Roll

Sound Recorder (FileApp Pro Only)
* Built-in custom sound recorder to capture memos and sounds
* Stores recorded audio files in FileApp directly!

Music player
* Full background mode (while using the app)
* Continuous play
* Shuffle mode
* Full AirPlay support

Video player
* Continuous play
* Shuffle mode
* Repeat mode
* Full AirPlay support

Display options
* Ability to toggle display of files extension, size, type and date
* Application badge for imported files count

If you like this new version, make sure you let everyone know with a review in the App Store! Thanks for all the reviews that either tapped us on the shoulders, or slapped us in the face.

Customer Reviews

Fantastic! (5 stars)
Just what I was looking for!! Thanks!!

Great app (3 stars)
Great app

Fabulous (5 stars)
Amazing feature set for the price! Thank you third world counties for your programmers!

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