What's New

New features in 3.0

* New WritePad 3.0 handwriting recognition engine
* Magnifying glass effect for cursor positioning and text selection
* Improved autocorrection and auto completion in the keyboard mode
* Folder properties can now be accessed in the folder list view
* Multiple affairs, events, and notes can now be transferred between folders using copy/paste.
* New search functionality allows searching for items in all folders by characters or words found in all text fields

App Description

WritePad Professional is the ultimate organizer for Notes, Events, Affairs, and Voice Notes for iPhone and iPod Touch.

- WritePad Affairs is an affairs (tasks, jobs, contracts, etc.) organizer that uses the WritePad editor for text entry. You can create, edit, search, and filter affairs stored in the database.

- WritePad Events is an events organizer that uses the WritePad editor for text entry. You can create, edit, search, and filter events stored in the database.

- WritePad Voice Notes allows users to record and play back various voice notes and sounds and organize then by name, date, priority, and category.

- WritePad Notes is a notes organizer that uses the WritePad editor for text entry. You can create, edit, search, and filter notes stored in the database.

WritePad Pro is also a text editor that utilizes advanced handwriting recognition input for the English language as well as iPhone keyboard for text entry, and includes spell checker, context analyzer, and standard editing operations such as copy, cut, paste, etc. It recognizes cursive, print, and mixed handwriting styles. To enter the text you can simply write with your finger on the iPhone screen in either landscape or portrait mode employing your own handwriting style. It also allows easily switching between the handwriting recognition and the standard iPhone keyboard.

In addition, WritePad Pro allows users to export (import) notes, affairs, and events as CSV file and upload/download data files from the desktop PC using Internet browser. WritePad Sync Lite free helper application can be used on the desktop to detect WritePad file service on the network and is available on PhatWare web site for download. This CSV file is compatible with Microsoft Outlook Tasks CSV files allowing users to import tasks from Outlook. Any affair can be sent via email with the touch of a single button.

Benefits and Features

* Organize your affairs, notes, events, and voice notes on your iPhone or iPod Touch in multiple folders.

* Sort items and folders by dates, subject, priority, and other fields.

* Filter and search items and folders by characters or words in the subject field.

* Use advanced handwriting recognition engine or iPhone keyboard for text entry in landscape or portrait mode.

* Cut, copy, and paste text between affairs, notes, and events.

* Take picture with iPhone built-in camera or select an existing picture and attach it to any event.

* Obtain event's current location using iPhone location services.

* Send affairs, notes, and events via email or export (import) affairs as CSV file (compatible with Microsoft Outlook Tasks).

* Improve your productivity by using built-in spell checker, context analyzer, and shorthand features while editing text.

* Use built-in HTTP file server to exchange data files between device and desktop computer (get free WritePad Sync Lite for Windows and Mac OS at www.phatware.com/writepad)

* Exchange items with other iPhone devices connected to the local WiFi

Note: a Windows-based synchronization software which will allow to synchronize Microsoft Outlook Notes, Tasks, and Journal with WritePad is currently in development and will be available in Q4'09.

WritePad Pro User's Guide is available online at

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • October 07, 2011 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $0.99
  • January 01, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $9.99
  • December 19, 2012 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $0.99

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