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Writing on iPhone/iPad

Diarly on iOS allows use the same formatting options as Mac app does. This guide explains how you can write and format your entries on iOS.

Most of the available edit options are displayed above the keyboard in the Editor Toolbar, located above your keyboard.

If you are using an iPad you can also use shortcuts to modify the text. For full list of shortcuts, please press and hold ⌘, and iOS will display all the shortcuts available.

Editor Toolbar

When you start writing, there will be an editor toolbar with the following options right above the keyboard. To see all the options, please scroll horizontally on this toolbar.

  • Insert file / image
  • Insert sketch
  • Insert time separator
  • Insert location
  • Insert link
  • Insert tag
  • Header
  • List
  • Bullet list
  • Quote
  • Indent left
  • Indent right
  • Bold
  • Italic
  • Underline
  • Striketrough
  • Highlight
  • Undo
  • Redo
  • Line up
  • Line Down
  • Left
  • Right

You can also use markdown to add formatting to your text.

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