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Category: FD Mobile - iPhone
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Orange arrow In the Mobile App for iPhone, how can I turn the spell-check on or off?

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  If you have just opened the app, you will be on the Script List page; If you're already in a script, touch the Back command to go to the Script List page: On the Script List page, touch the Program Settings icon: Under Settings, toggle the spell-check on or off....
Orange arrow How do I access the backup scripts created by the Mobile App for iPad / iPhone?

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  Starting with v2.0.2, the Mobile app for iPad / iPhone automatically stores your last 100 successful saves. If you need to access one or more of these archived versions of your script: 1. From the Scripts list, touch the Application Settings at the upper left: 2. At the bottom of the next scree...
Orange arrow How do I get my script into the Mobile App for iPhone?

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  1. Through email: a. Open the iPhone's Mail program; b. Touch the email with the script attached; c. Touch the script icon; d. Touch Open in the Final Draft Mobile App. 2. Through iTunes filesharing: http://support.apple.com/kb/ht4094 3. Through Dropbox: a. Open the Mobile App; b. Touch the...
Orange arrow In the Final Draft Mobile app for iPhone / iPad, when I’m on the Scripts List I get an alert that says "Conflict Copies Detected."

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  If a duplicate file has been created, the Mobile app can't reliably determine which file it's synced to in your Dropbox folder. The remedy is to rename your local copy of the script to some other file name, such as "filename today's date. An alternative to this method is to access your Dropbox ac...
Orange arrow Can the Final Draft Mobile App for iPhone / iPad open a file written in FD 7 / 6 / 5?

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  No. These old versions of Final Draft use the .FDR file format, which is over 15 years old. The Mobile App can only open .FDX files, which are created by FD 11 / 10 / 9 / 8. Information on upgrading to Final Draft 11 is HERE....
Orange arrow In the Mobile App for iPhone, how do I save my script?

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  Saving is not done by the Mobile App but by the iPhone's operating system; it's automatic and time-based. If you’re not sure if you want to keep what you’ve just done, make a copy of the script in the Script List view....
Orange arrow In the Mobile App for iPhone, how do I rebuild my SmartType list?

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  To update your SmartType list and remove non-working characters and locations, touch the Tools icon at the lower right: Touch SmartType: Choose Rebuild: The lists will be refreshed and any SmartType items that are not found in the script will be removed....
Orange arrow In the Mobile App for iPhone, how do I manage my scripts?

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  When you launch the Mobile App, you will see your list of scripts. Slide one to the right and you'll see four icons (Delete, Rename, Duplicate, Save to Dropbox): These commands will enable you to keep your script list current and accurate. To create a test or alternate copy of a script, duplica...
Orange arrow How do I select, cut, copy and paste text in the Mobile App for iPhone?

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  To select text, double-tap a paragraph. A pair of pins will appear; the one with the blue ball on top is the starting selection point and the one with the blue ball on the bottom is the ending selection point. Drag one or both pins to select the text you need. When the text has been selected, the...
Orange arrow Can the Mobile App for the iPhone export a script as PDF?

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  To create and send a report, touch the Settings icon at the lower right: Swipe to the left to display the second Settings panel: Touch Export Options: Touch PDF and choose the delivery method:...
Orange arrow Can I edit the Header in the Mobile App for the iPhone?

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  Yes. Touch the Settings icon at the lower right: Touch Header and Footer: To enter text, tap the Header editing field to display the blinking cursor and keyboard and then type in your text. To insert a page number, date, scene number or other data field, touch the Header editing field, ...
Orange arrow In the Mobile App for iPhone, how do I toggle case (UPPER to lower, lower to UPPER)?

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  To change the casing of a word or a block of text, highlight it and touch the Settings icon at the lower right: Touch the Styles icon: Touch the Toggle Case icon and the casing of the highlighted text will be switched. Touch the script again and the Styles window will disappear....
Orange arrow In the Mobile App for iPhone, how do I bold, italicize or underscore a word or section?

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  To apply a style (bold, italic, underscore) to a word or a block of text, highlight it and touch the Settings icon at the lower right: Touch the Styles icon: Choose the style you want and it will be applied to the selection. Touch the script again and the Style window will disappear....
Orange arrow In the Mobile App for the iPhone, how do I save my script?

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  Saving is not done by the Mobile App but by the iPhone's operating system; it's automatic and time-based. If you're not sure if you want to keep what you've just done, make a copy of the script in the Script List view. See this article for information on how to duplicate a script....
Orange arrow In the Final Draft Mobile App for the iPhone, how do I email reports?

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  To create and send a report, touch the Settings icon at the lower right: Swipe to the left to display the second Settings panel: Touch Export Options: Touch Email Reports: Choose the report you want from the list and it will automatically be placed into a ready-to-send email. All of the...

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