Textforce - Text Editing for Dropbox
By Yutaka Yagiura
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Let Textforce help you work in the cloud. Use this amazing application for seamless, efficient document creation, editing and syncing on and between your iDevices and PC. Textforce gives you total freedom to work from anywhere. You’ll love the comprehensive editing tools that this app offers you, including selection moving and syncing with Dropbox. Click “…More” to learn why you should download this App today!
You’ve created an important document on your iPad while still at the office. On the commute home, you finish up the draft and do some editing on your iPhone. Getting comfortable in front of your desktop computer, you prepare to polish that report and have it ready and perfect for a meeting first thing tomorrow morning. You’ve lost no time and the finished product is something to be proud of.
This project has been one of the easiest to write up. You smile at the application that made it all possible and wonder what people did in ‘the old days’.
If you ever have to create or edit a document, you’re going to love Textforce. Use this amazing application to create a document on iPad, edit on iPhone then complete it on your desktop computer. Or the other way around. It doesn’t matter because Textforce gives you total freedom to work interchangeably between devices. How? It takes you to the cloud.
Textforce is a text editor that provides seamless access to documents and comprehensive editing tools, as well as syncing with Dropbox, a cloud storage services.
Don’t worry about having to use a complicated interface; the app is simple to understand and take advantage of. Create, search, replace, move sections and much more, quickly and easily, anywhere at anytime.
Using Textforce also means that you can directly edit your text files stored on Dropbox and you’ll never again lose your data or files. All text is automatically, instantly saved as you work with it. You can undo errors and restore directly on the Dropbox website, too. Heck, you can even create your own free Dropbox account, right from Textforce.
See? Easy and convenient.
Do you use Evernote or GoodReader? Well, you’ll be happy to know that you can open your .txt files in those applications, as well. There’s just so much flexibility in Textforce!
The list of helpful features doesn’t stop there. There’s easy, intuitive cursor movement on your iPhone and iPad, insertion of pre-defined snippets, offline editing, character counting and bookmarking of favorite text files. You have access to a ton of different functions, all designed to help make your work easier.
Check out some of the features you get in Textforce:
* Easy, intuitive interface
* Takes you to the cloud
* Lets you seamlessly link and work with Dropbox
* Create free Dropbox account from Textforce
* Allows interchangeable access between iPhone, iPad, PC
* Open .txt files in Evernote or GoodReader
* Supports text editing
* Smooth, intuitive cursor movement on iPhone and iPad
* Regular expression search and replacement
* Displays character count
* TextExpander allows insertion of pre-defined snippets
* Supports character encoding; open files in Windows
* View, edit and sync automatically when online
* Work in Offline Mode
* Bookmark and History functions for easy file retrieval
* Auto save while editing data
* Copy/email and copy/move text
* Change settings
* Find/replace support
The list goes on and on. Everything you need for top efficiency and ease in your text work is right here.
Don’t start working on another document until you download Textforce.
What's New in Version 3.0.4
good but missing core function...
When I'm browsing my files in the Dropbox app I may suddenly have a need to make a note. Dropbox can't do it, which is why I need an app like this.
Let's assume I already have a txt file in Dropbox, and I just want to edit it.
I'll just select "open in" and then choose your app, and it will take me directly to that file in your app and I'm editing in no time, right?!
Your app isn't even listed in "activities" as an option. And if it were, it would probably merely just open the app instead of the file itself. That is to say, I'll have to navigate to the file for the 2nd time.
I've gone through many apps to find a solution. Others do show up in the "activities" / "open in" list (PlainText, for example), but do not open the file - just the app.
Microsoft Word and Excel do open the file directly, so I know it's possible. But Word won't open a txt file...
Use word docs instead of txt files? Ew.
Allows universal documents
I was using workflowy for the past year to keep notes at the ready during Bible study and to be able to reference or add things to research on the Sabbath, but started looking for an alternative that would not cost $4.95 a month. Since I use Dropbox across several computers and .txt is the ultimate universal file format, this app completes the process and it saves me $60 a year along with allowing for more formatting options. The search and replace function WITH Reg Exp is priceless!!!
perfect text search
there are so many text editor apps. This syncs dropbox and text file search function is easy and works great.
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- Category: Productivity
- Updated: Jul 01, 2014
- Version: 3.0.4
- Size: 2.5 MB
- Languages: English, Czech, Japanese, Swedish
- Seller: Yutaka Yagiura
- © yyutaka
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.