Folder Sharing

To share a location folder so you and another user can view and capture photos or videos at the same location just tap on share icon in location folders screen.

Folder Location

If GPS is locating an address range and an exact address is preferred, select create name and type in address for folder name.


Visit video tutorials in app settings to see videos on how to use the app and website.

Creating a Unique Folder Name

Consider creating unique folder name for often visited locations to enable easy identification for future visits or if you share with others.

How to Swipe to Delete or Rename Folder

To rename or delete a folder, visit the location folder and swipe left.

Sharing Teams

A group icon will appear in location folders that have been shared and accepted. Tapping the icon will allow users to see the owner and who has access.

Image Detail

On single image view, tap on the header at top of screen to learn details relative to the image including who captured the image, date taken and size of image.

Creating a Radius

In settings you can establish a radius around a location. The radius is established from the first image captured at the location. All pictures or videos captured within this location is placed in the same location folder. The default radius in the app is set at 300 feet. This can be changed in settings.

Adjusting Image Size

Image size can be adjusted in settings.

Sync With Cloud

Images are synced with the cloud from the app automatically. The sync now setting allows you to override the automatic sync manually. This will also show you the last date/time of sync.

GPS Limitations

FlatZap relies on third party GPS technology to establish device location and create a location folder, there are technical challenges with GPS technology that can affect the functionality of the FlatZap App. This has to with the this underlying technology limitations and is not a flaw in the FlatZap software. You may find limited effectiveness if using the app underground or under a metal roof structure. Move to a clear line of site to the sky to improve performance of the GPS location capture.