The iPad, iPhone or any WiFi enabled device has to be in the same network as CloudFTP in order to access it.
Option 1: The iPad, iPhone or WiFi enabled device can join the ad-hoc wireless network hotspot created by CloudFTP or
Option 2: CloudFTP can join an existing wireless network (e.g. home, office, Internet cafe WiFi) which the iPad, iPhone or WiFi enabled device is also connected to.
Once connected, you can access CloudFTP and the connected USB storage device from any web browser just by entering the IP web address listed on the CloudFTP LCD screen. This will fire up a web browser application that allows you to change the settings of CloudFTP as well as access the contents of the USB storage device like Mac OS Finder or Windows Explorer. We will also release a dedicated iOS and Android apps that will perform the same function as the web app.
CloudFTP is also compatible with apps that support FTP like Goodreader, Goodplayer, iFiles to name a few. You can use these apps to download, upload, open, access, manage files on the USB storage device.