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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 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 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 10 / 9 / 8. Information on upgrading to Final Draft 10 is HERE....
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 In the Mobile App for iPhone, how do I use the Spellcheck?

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  If you're in a script, touch the left-pointing Back arrow at the upper left) to get to the Scripts List page: If you're on the Scripts List page, touch the Application Settings icon at the upper left: If it's not on, toggle the spellcheck on: Return to the script by touching Done at the up...
Orange arrow In the Mobile App for iPhone, how can I undo an action?

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  To undo something you've just done, shake the phone and then confirm that you want to undo....
Orange arrow n the Mobile App for iPhone, how does Revision Mode work?

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  Touch the Settings icon at the lower right: Swipe left to display the second Settings screen: and touch Revisions: Here you can toggle Revision mode on and off, show or hide the active revision set, view the collated script or show all revisions. You can also move to the next revision set ...
Orange arrow In the Mobile App for the iPhone, how does revision mode work?

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  Touch the Tools icon at the upper right and touch Revisions. Here you can toggle Revision mode on and off, show or hide the active revision set, view the collated script or show all revisions. You can also move to the next revision set and display revised pages with the appropriate colored backgrou...
Orange arrow In the Mobile App for iPhone, how do I toggle case?

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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 it will be applied to the selection. Touch the script again and the Style window will disappear....
Orange arrow Where can I get the Final Draft Mobile App for the iPad / iPhone?

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  The Final Draft Mobile App is available only through the Mac App Store....
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Orange arrow How do I access archived copies of a script file in Dropbox?

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  If you need to open an older version of a script that you've been synching to Dropbox from the Mobile app for iPhone or iPad, log in to your Dropbox account from the website, www.dropbox.com. From there, open the appropriate folder ("Scripts," in this graphic), right-click on the script you want a...
Orange arrow The Mobile app is not syncing files correctly.

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  If you are going back and forth on a script between devices, before you switch to the other device, close the script. In the Final Draft desktop program, go to File > Close (and save if prompted). If you are on an iPad or iPhone, go to the Scripts List by touching the left-pointing arrow at the ...
Orange arrow How do I uninstall and reinstall the Mobile App for the iPhone?

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  First and most important, use email, Dropbox or iTunes to send copies of all of your scripts to another device or computer. When you remove the Final Draft Mobile App from the iPhone, your scripts will be deleted from the device. After all of your scripts have been backed up elsewhere, touch and ...

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