Access with an app on iOS

This user guide helps you to connect to u:cloud with an app for iOS.

Installing and starting the u:cloud app

  1. Install the u:cloud app of the University of Vienna from the App-Store.
  2. To start the app, click on the u:cloud symbol on your home screen on your iOS device.
  3. Enter your u:account userID and your u:account password and click on Login.

Managing your files and uploads

After logging in, you should see all your u:cloud folders and files. If you haven’t uploaded anything so far, then you should be able to only read some text, that suggests that you should upload something.

Click on the 3 white dots on the top right corner of the screen to upload photos or videos from your iOS device to your u:cloud.

Screenshot u:cloud iPhone Dateien und Ordner

Choose the option New folder to create a new folder in your u:cloud.

Screenshot u:cloud Neuer Ordner

In the section Uploads, you can find what you have uploaded so far.

Screenshot u:cloud Uploads - Noch keine Dateien von diesem Gerät hochgeladen

If files or folders have been shared per link with you, then you should see it under Public Links.

Screenshot u:cloud Geteilte Links - Es wurden noch keine Dateien/Ordner per Link geteilt

In the section Settings, you can set up a PIN & Touch-ID to have additional secure to your u:cloud. If set up, you need to always enter your PIN or Touch-ID, if you want to access any of your files.

Screenshot u:cloud iPhone Einstellungen - App-Pin aktivieren