By Quinn Genzel
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** Featured in Apple's "10 Essentials," "Traveling Home" & "Staff Favorites" **
** #1 iPad Travel app in U.S. & Finalist for 2010-2013 Best App Ever Awards **
** As seen on CNN, BBC, Wall Street Journal, National Geographic, Fodor's, **
** Travel+Leisure, Budget Travel, Mashable, TUAW, 148Apps, iLounge & Macworld **
** UNIVERSAL APP (+iCloud) -- optimized for iPad, iPhone & iPod touch **
** Great Value -- like getting two apps in one! **
"Never again will I forget to bring socks to a three day convention, and that alone makes Packing Pro worth every penny."
-- 148Apps (rating: 4.5 / 5)
"If you travel, and always wind up on a mad dash to the pharmacy, or convenience store, this app is for you."
Packing Pro is a super-enhanced version of the popular, top-ranking Packing app. If you desire great syncing & sharing options, display customization, a huge catalog, lots of sample lists, & additional, built-in Expert assistance, then Packing Pro is for you!
PACKING PRO BENEFITS:
1) FULL iCLOUD SUPPORT:
-- device-to-device auto-sync support for lists, catalog & settings
2) CSV IMPORT / EXPORT:
-- edit your lists & catalog content on a PC with Excel, Numbers or GoogleDocs
3) PACKING LIST FILE SHARING & BACKUP:
-- share lists & catalog content via email, iTunes' File Sharing, AirDrop & Dropbox/Box/iCloud Drive (iOS 8+); use the simple '1-tap backup to email'
4) HUGE MASTER CATALOG:
-- over 400 new items (total of over 800), including extra items for babies, kids, pets, sports, cooking & religion
5) EXPERT LIST ASSISTANT:
-- "automagically" create lists based on the number of adults (males & females), children & days, as well as temperature, destination, food preparation & clothes washing preferences
6) CUSTOMIZABLE DESIGN:
-- includes app-wide themes, layout & font choices, & nearly full control over all the colors & textures in the app
7) TWICE AS MANY SAMPLE PACKING LISTS (NOW 9):
-- including ones for couples, families, business people & campers
8) SMART SEARCH:
-- easy & intuitive search function
CORE PACKING FEATURES (in both Packing Pro & Packing):
1) PACKING LIST FEATURES:
- CREATE unlimited, 100% user-customizable packing lists
- BUILD lists quickly & easily with multi-item selection
- MULTI-EDIT your lists however you wish (add, delete, rename or reorder any category or item)
- DISCOVER new ideas & suggestions from included sample lists
- USE any list (sample or your own) as a template for future lists
- MONITOR a running tally of total items per category & how many of them are checked off
- COLLAPSE categories for less scrolling & better management
- SORT items by priority, type or item, or by hand
- SHOW only items that are packed or unpacked, or show them all
- FILTER items based on need to buy, person and/or bag
- EDIT item details (number, weight, value, person, bag & notes)
- ADD IMAGES, ALERTS, PRIORITIES & NEED-TO-BUY to list items
- TOTAL your list items, weights & values, by bag, by person & by category
- SEE remaining items as badges on home page & app icon
- PRINT your list directly to a printer with 1, 2 or 3 columns
- EMAIL your packing lists to family & friends
2) CATALOG FEATURES:
- CUSTOMIZE the Master Catalog with 100% freedom (add, delete, rename or reorder any category, type or item)
- SELECT from hundreds of items for quick list generation with only minimal typing
- ACCESS an extensive pre-departure TO DO list with over 100 tasks
- USE Favorites folder for quick access to common items
- DEFINE your own categories, types, items & TO DO actions for more customized freedom & control
- COPY & MOVE types & items throughout catalog
- SORT, CAPITALIZE & UNCAPITALIZE
3) OTHER KEY FEATURES:
- IMPORT & EXPORT lists & Master Catalog (or parts of them) between lists, apps or devices
- REFER to a comprehensive in-app help guide
Quick, simple, reliable & infinitely customizable, let Packing Pro be your helpful travel companion on all of your trips. Bon voyage!
What's New in Version 12.0
This major update (on the heels of Packing Pro’s 7th anniversary) includes a big overhaul of the app’s backend coding — over 20,000 lines have been updated or rewritten. Support has been dropped for iOS 6 & 7, but devices on iOS 8 & 9 now function much more smoothly. Once again, as always, this is a totally free update.
HUGE changes that improve editing & list-making organization & efficiency:
- You can now SMART SEARCH / QUICK ADD on all Master Catalog pages
- List page search is also improved - plus, it’s come out of hiding!
- SORT option added to each level of the Master Catalog
- New function to capitalize or uncapitalize Master Catalog types & items
- Extra options for ‘Add List to List’ function
Other nice improvements:
- Tap page title to quickly scroll back to top, and to SEARCH on list & catalog pages
- Save multi-line notes for lists & items
- More robust iCloud Drive auto-syncing
- Smoother rotations & animations
- Fixed some long-standing layout & transition issues
- Added extra space for editing on iPhones
- Added extra assistance for app badge settings
- Fixed a badge bug that sometimes showed a number of remaining items, even when list was empty (thanks Johann!)
- Fixed bug that ignored ‘Disable Auto-lock’ setting on later re-launch
- Fixed some web-connection bugs
Since so many things were changed with this update, if you encounter any bugs, please let me know (and be patient & understanding). Thanks for all your feedback & support, and stay tuned for more updates!
Make trip-taking less stressful
I've been using this app for years and it makes taking trips so much less stressful. I can start planning weeks (or sometimes months) in advance using great suggested lists (that help jog the memory) or re-use lists from previous trips. Makes it so easy! And when it comes to the actual packing, it's a breeze. Just look at Packing Pro, put the stuff in suitcases and/or bags and I'm off. No worrying whether I forgot something. It's really a wonderfully-designed app with a dedicated developer who keeps releasing update after update with great improvements. I'd highly recommend this app.
Very Solid App!
I have been using Packing Pro for about four years now. It has become an indispensable part of my travel routine, and I travel a lot. It keeps me calm, keeps me organized, and helps make certain that I never forget what I need to do before I leave town. I recommend this app for anyone who travels with any degree of frequency. It will make your life easier and once you get into using it you will not want to travel without it.
I've used Packing Pro for five years. Among the hundreds of apps I've downloaded, it remains among the mostly thoughtfully designed, useful and attuned to its purpose. It has a great user interface and the response of its developer to questions or issues is fast, polite and effective. I rarely write reviews but I want to throw my support to its creator and encourage him to keep up the good work. Honestly, I can't recommend this app highly enough.
- Category: Travel
- Updated: May 17, 2016
- Version: 12.0
- Size: 10.5 MB
- Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese
- Seller: Quinn Genzel
- © 2008-2016 Quinn Genzel
Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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