Manage Local Files & Folders

BUZZ Player provides a powerful Files Manager feature that allows you to browse folder contents; sort/search files/folders; copy/move/delete multiple files/folders; rename file/folder; bookmark/compress/decompress multiple files/folders; protect files/folders with password; attach files to send email...

This feature is available for:

List of supported file formats

List of supported compressed file formats:

  • BUZZ Player allows you to decompress following 14 file formats: zip, zipx, rar, cbr, 7z, bz2, gz, tar, iso, ar, xar, cpio, cpgz, mtree.
  • BUZZ Player allows you to compress files/folders into a zip file.

List of supported video/audio/subtitle file formats:

  • BUZZ Player supports 36+ audio file formats (mp3, wav, au, m4a, wma, flac, aac, rar,...), 34+ video file formats (mov, mp4, m4v, 3gp, avi, rmvb, mkv...), 5+ subtitle file formats (srt, sub, smi...). Please refer to full list of supported video/audio/subtitle file formats in Viewing Files > Video & Audio viewer topic. Default viewer for audio/video files is Video & audio viewer.

List of supported picture file formats:

  • BUZZ Player supports 13+ picture file formats (png, jpg, jp2, gif, tif, ico...). Please refer to full list of supported picture file formats in Viewing Files > Picture viewer topic. Default viewer for picture files is Picture viewer.



Change view mode of files/folders

BUZZ Player supports 2 view mode to view files and folder:

  • View files/folder as thumbnail icon (default).
  • View files/folder as list.

View as Thumbnail mode.

View as List mode.

Switch between Thumbnail and List Mode:

  • On the screen, scroll the content to the top then Drag the content to the bottom. You will see the header of the table view.

Header of Table.
  • Tap on the "View Mode" segment control on the left of the header to change view mode.



Sort Files/Folders

To sort files/folders on File Browser:

  1. If BUZZ Player is running on iPad, tap on Sort button on the bottom bar of application main screen.
  2. If BUZZ Player is running on iPhone/iPod Touch, tap on Settings button on the bottom bar of application main screen. Then choose "Files & Folder Sort Settings".

  3. Sort Settings screen.
  4. Select one of Sort Type and any sort options as you want:
    • Sort Type: Sort by Name; Sort by Date; Sort by Kind; Sort by Size.
    • Sort Options: Ascending; Sort Folders First.



To search files/folders on the current folders:

  • On the screen, scroll the content to the top then Drag the content to the bottom. You will see the header of the table view.
  • Tap on the Search Field to input search key.
  • Tap Cancel button of the Search Field to finish searching.

Search Result screen.



Copy/Move files/folders to other location

To Copy or Move files/folders, please do the following steps:

  1. On File Browser screen, tap on Edit button on the top-right. File Browser will be changed to Edit mode.
  2. Tap on files or folders to select them.
  3. Choose Copy/Move button on the bottom toolbar, the Destination Folder Selection screen will be displayed.

  4. File Browser in Edit mode.
  5. On the "Destination Folder Selection" screen, navigate to desired destination folder then tap on Copy/Move button on the bottom toolbar.

Destination Fodler Chooser screen.
Note: You can quick copy/move a file or folder by tap & holding on the file/folder icon. BUZZ Player will display action sheet. Choose Copy/Move in the action sheet to Copy/Move your selected file/folder to desired folder.



Rename a file/ a folder

To Rename a file/ a folder, please do the following steps:

  1. On File Browser screen, tap on Edit button on the top-right. File Browser will be changed to Edit mode.
  2. Tap on a file or a folder to select them.
  3. Choose Rename button on the bottom toolbar, the name input alert view will be displayed.
  4. Input desired name and tap on OK button.

  5. File Browser in Edit mode.
Note: You can quick rename a file or folder by tap & holding on the file/folder icon. BUZZ Player will display action sheet. Choose Rename in the action sheet to rename your file or folder.



Delete files/folders

To Delete files/folders, please do the following steps:

  1. On File Browser screen, tap on Edit button on the top-right. File Browser will be changed to Edit mode.
  2. Tap on files or folders to select them.
  3. Choose Delete button on the bottom toolbar, then confirm on the alert to delete.

You can quick Delete a file or folder by following 2 other method:

  1. Method 1: Tap & holding on the file/folder icon. BUZZ Player will display action sheet. Choose Delete in the action sheet to Delete your selected file/folder.
  2. Method 2: Swipe on the file/folder icon, Delete button will be displayed. Tap on that Delete button to delete.



Compress files/folders into a zip file

To Compress files/folders into a zip file, please do the following steps:

  1. On File Browser screen, tap on Edit button on the top-right. File Browser will be changed to Edit mode.
  2. Tap on files or folders to select them.
  3. Choose Compress button on the bottom toolbar..
Note: You can quick Compress a file or folder by tap & holding on the file/folder icon. BUZZ Player will display action sheet. Choose Compress in the action sheet to compress your selected file/folder.



Decompress a supported compressed file format

To Decompress a compressed, please do the following steps:

  1. On File Browser screen, tap on the compressed file icon.
  2. If the compressed file contains password, input the password on the Alert view.
Note: BUZZ Player support the following compressed file format: zip, rar, cbr, 7z, tar, gz, tar.bz2, tar.gz, iso, ar, xar, cpio, cpgz, mtree.



Lock/Unlock files/folders by password.

To Lock/Unlock files/folders by password, please do the following steps:

  1. On File Browser screen, tap on Edit button on the top-right. File Browser will be changed to Edit mode.
  2. Tap on files or folders to select them.
  3. Choose "Lock by Password" or "Unlock to Password".
  4. On the password input alert view, enter your password. Note: If you did not set password for BUZZ Player yet, you have to enter application password first.
Note: You can quick Lock/Unlock a file or folder by tap & holding on the file/folder icon. BUZZ Player will display action sheet. Choose "Lock by Password" or "Unlock to Password" in the action sheet to lock/unlock your selected file/folder.



Settings related to managing files

Setting General Settings > Ask Password on Each Access:

Setting General Settings > Disable USB Data Sync:

Setting General Settings > Display Unsupported Files:

Setting General Settings > Display Local File As Thumbnail:




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