Notability 9.0.5 for iPhone and iPad

Productivity App on iOS

Published by Ginger Labs

Editors' Words: Easy note-taking & annotation. Welcome to Notability: powerful, yet wonderfully simple note-taking and PDF annotation.Apple Editors ... Read More > or Install Now >

Notability App / Specifications

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Tech Specs

  • • Price: $9.99
  • • In-app purchases: Yes
  • • Content rating: Rated 4+
  • • Requires: iOS 11.0 or later
  • • Device compatibility: iPhone and iPad

User Reviews

  • aggregateRating
  • • Rating average
  • 4.6 out of 5
  • • Rating users
  • 12873

Download Count

  • • Total downloads
  • 2370
  • • Current version downloads
  • 0
  • • Updated: July 16, 2019
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Notability / Description

Welcome to Notability: powerful, yet wonderfully simple note-taking and PDF annotation.

Apple Editors' Choice on iPad, iPhone, and Mac!  Top selling paid app on iPad App Store, regularly ranked #1.

Students, teachers, and business professionals use Notability daily to enrich their lives. It is uniquely designed for each device to provide the best note-taking experience at school, home, and work.

• Become fully paper-free, in the classroom, office, and at home.
• Complete, sign, and share documents in Notability.
• Drag and Drop to move files, text, photos, GIFs, web pages, and more from other apps into Notability with Multitasking.
• Secure and lock your notes using Face ID and Touch ID.

• Fully express your artistic side with custom colors and match any color with the color dropper.
• Easily create perfect shapes.
• Precisely erase freehand ink or shapes with varied brush sizes.
• Ink is fine-tuned for 1st and 2nd generation Apple Pencil for the most responsive, precise writing experience yet, including double-tap gesture for switching tools, erasing, and more.

• Search for handwritten words from the Library and in the note view in any of our 15 supported languages.
• Convert handwriting to text.
• It all happens on your device, so your information stays private.

• Multi-Note lets you work with two notes side-by-side.
• Quickly switch between notes with the Note Switcher.
• Drag & Drop handwriting, typed text, images, and more between notes.

• Notability includes full-featured, left-aligned typing with word count and a wide range of fonts, sizes, and colors.
• Create outlines, interactive checklists, and text boxes.
• Save time with keyboard shortcuts.

• Import PDFs, DOCs, PPTs, images, GIFs, and more - conversion to PDF happens on your device, so your information stays private.
• Annotate imported pictures, lecture slides, and meeting agendas, or complete class assignments.
• Share notes via email, AirDrop, Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, OneDrive, and more, or share note content to other apps with Drag and Drop.

• Get more out of your lectures and meetings when you record them.
• Notes are automatically synced with audio recordings so during playback you can listen to what was happening as you wrote.

• Use iCloud to automatically sync your notes to Notability on iPad, iPhone, and Mac, or to retrieve previous versions of your notes.
• Use Auto-backup to send your notes to a cloud service for archiving or recovery. Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, WebDAV, and OneDrive are all supported!

Mac app sold separately.

Notability is a registered trademark of Ginger Labs, Inc.

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Notability / Changelog / What's New in v9.0.5

  1. Bug fixes in 9.0.5
  2. Fixed an issue where some notes would hang on load
  3. Improved scrolling while moving images and ink
  4. Bug fixes in 9.0.4
  5. Fixed a problem recognizing handwritten text in some languages
  6. Added a warning when linking Notability to an unsecured WebDAV server
  7. Fixed an issue importing Google Drive documents
  8. Fixed a problem where ink could disappear unless content is scrolled
  9. Bug fixes in 9.0.2
  10. Improved support for local WebDAV servers
  11. Deleting pages is now faster
  12. Improved performance for notes with a lot of images and handwriting.
  13. Images now can be resized to the full page width
  14. Browsing files from cloud services is now more reliable
  15. Fixed an issue involving ink duplication after image movement
  16. Fixed a problem with images outside of the canvas corrupting notes
  17. Fixed a crash in left-handed mode editing captions
  18. Added auto-scroll when moving media upward in left-handed mode
  19. Other miscellaneous bug fixes and improvements
  20. What’s new in Notability 9.0
  21. This is an exciting update for Notability! We’ve added powerful new features: Shapes, Partial Eraser, and improved image control.
  22. Shapes
  23. Draw a shape, hold the stroke for a moment, then watch as it snaps perfectly into place!
  24. Shapes can be styled and manipulated like regular handwriting.
  25. Create circles, ellipses, triangles, squares, rectangles, hexagons, and irregular shapes.
  26. Partial Erase
  27. Precisely erase any ink in a variety of eraser sizes, including shapes!
  28. Partial erase supports both freehand erasing and perfect shape erasing.
  29. Once a stroke is separated, it behaves exactly like regular handwriting.
  30. Additional Improvements
  31. Rotate and crop images easily with a new, streamlined interface.
  32. New Dot Paper in four sizes.

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