Remote File Browser by VietMobile (Universal)
Released: Dec 7, 2012
Version: 2.1.1
Size: 27 MB
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Remote File Browser

Like to stay on your bed with your iPhone/iPod/iPad and still listen to music or watch movies which are stored on your remote PC.

Remote File Browser is like having Windows Explorer or Mac Finder on your iPhone/iPod/iPad to access network folders on Macs, Windows, Linux, and NAS drives.

Unlike other file sharing apps, with Remote File Browser everything is done from your iPhone/iPod/iPad instead of sitting at your computer and uploading to it.



✓ Remote File Browser can connect to any compatible network devices via the SMB Protocol: Windows 7 PCs, Windows XP PCs, Mac PCs, NAS, Apple Time Capsule.
☍ Work with both WiFi and 3G.
☍ Connect to remote machines on local network or over Internet.
Internet connection requires that you have a VPN installed, or SMB port-forwarding configured.

✓ Support connect to multiple remote machines at the same time.

✓ Support transfer multiple files & folders from multiple remote machine at the same time.

✓ File transfer process works in background (so you can do another job with Remote File Browser while waiting transfer process complete)

✓ Support My Network function: help you find all Samba compatible machines on your network.

✓ Support Favorites fuction: add a folder which you usually access to Favorites after that you can open the folder by just one tap.


Remote File Browser has many advance built-in file viewers which means no third party software is needed.

★ Video Player ★
- Supported video formats: mp4, m4v, mov, mkv, avi, wmv, rmvb, flv, ...
- Supported subtitle formats: smi,srt, sub,ssa, txt.
- High quality video support: up to 1080p (mp4, m4v, mov), up to 720p (avi, mkv, rmvb, flv, wmv, ...)
- Support to play remote video files.
- TVOut support.
- Airplay support (only with local mp4, m4v, mov videos)
- Airplay mirroring with iPhone 4S/iPad 2012

★ Audio Player ★
- Supported audio formats: mp3, m4a, aac, wma, ogg, flac, alac, ...
- Supports play all audio files in a folder (both local and remote) as a playlist.
- Repeating and Shuffling.
- Audio playback continue with the screen locked and even you close the app.
- Airplay support (iOS 4.2 and later).
- Show Album Artwork (if available)

★ PDF Viewer ★
- Support to view both local and remote PDF files.
- Rendering PDF pages very fast.
- Support huge PDF files.
- Annotation support (page links, web links)
- Outline/Table of contents.
- Full text search.
- Save current page for reading later.
- Airprint support.

★ Photo Viewer ★
- Supported image formats: png, jpg, bmp, gif, tiff, ...
- Support view both local and remote image files.
- Support TIFF files with multiple pages (best for working in office).
- Swipe left/right to go to next/previous image in a folder.
- Pinch to Zoom/Double taps to zoom.
- Ability to copy image to Pasteboard.
- Ability to save images to Camera Roll.
- Slide show.
- Airprint support.

★ Document Viewer ★
- Supported document formats: doc, docx, xls, xlsx, ppt, iwork, html, webarchive, ...
- Support search in document.
- Airprint support.

★ Extract archive files ★
- Supported archive formats: zip, rar, bz, gz, tar, ...
- Support to extract ZIP and RAR files with password protect.
- Support to extract multiple part RAR files.

If you are new to home networking, use our online troubleshooter or our "Getting Started" documents to help you get connected. If you are still unable to connect, email us at

What's new in version 2.1.1
- Fix Passcode Lock Error
Our verdict: Ok
  • + Remote File Browser is an ok, 3.5-star app.
  • + The app is free.
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