What's New

Bug fixes

App Description

ONE OF MACWORLD'S 20 MUST-HAVE IPAD APPS, UPDATED FOR IOS 7

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What Is Elements?
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Voted text editor of the year by Macworld and one of Gizmodo's best iPad apps.

Elements is a dedicated Markdown and Dropbox powered writing environment for iOS. Elements allows you to view, edit and share plain text and Markdown documents on your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch. All of your data is stored in a folder on your personal Dropbox account so that it's accessible from any device you have.

Whether you're a freelance writer wanting to write your next article, a student with a book report due or professional on-the-go who needs access to their notes wherever they are, Elements can work for you.

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Features
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- Create, view and edit text files (.txt) on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch
- Create, view, edit and preview Markdown files on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch
- Cloud based: Elements stores all its data on your personal Dropbox account so you can access it via your iPhone, iPad, Mac or PC
- MultiMarkdown support
- Both automatic and manual syncing
- Autosaving
- Offline support: upload your changes to Dropbox next time you're connected
- Full text search of your Elements files
- Word counts, line counts, character count
- A Scratchpad to flesh out ideas or store random bits of information
- Email files as an attachments, in-line or as rendered HTML
- Printing support
- TextExpander touch support
- Custom CSS theming for Markdown previews (Requires In-App Purchase)
- Custom theme the Elements interface to match your own personal style (Requires In-App Purchase)
- Free customer support via email

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Reviews
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"Works like a charm. Great idea." — John Gruber, Daring Fireball

"This simple, easy to use text app is a must" — 148apps

"This is a really simple, nice text editor." — Leo Laporte

"A perfect Dropbox-syncing text editor for writers." — Cult of Mac

"A must-have app for iPad-using writers" — Dennis Sellers, Macsimum News

"It's a great app." — MacStories.net

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Requirements
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- iPhone or iPod touch running iOS 7
- iPad running iOS 7
- Dropbox account

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Getting Help & Support
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We'd love to hear your feedback, bug reports or feature requests! To ensure a direct response from us send them to [email protected] You can also tweet us at @secondgear (http://twitter.com/secondgear) or Like us on Facebook (http://facebook.com/secondgearsoftware). We're always happy to help our users and receive their comments!

Thank you!

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 19, 2011 New version 1.7
  • June 01, 2011 New version 1.6
  • November 19, 2010 New version 1.5.1
  • November 03, 2010 New version 1.5
  • September 27, 2010 New version 1.1
  • September 07, 2010 New version 1.0.2
  • August 30, 2010 New version 1.0.1
  • June 29, 2011 New version 1.7.1
  • August 13, 2011 New version 2.0
  • September 01, 2011 New version 2.0.1
  • September 30, 2011 New version 2.0.2
  • November 01, 2011 New version 2.1
  • November 09, 2011 New version 2.1.1
  • March 03, 2012 New version 2.2
  • March 24, 2012 New version 2.3
  • April 14, 2012 New version 2.3.1
  • August 18, 2012 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • August 20, 2012 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • September 21, 2012 New version 2.5
  • September 27, 2012 New version 2.5.1
  • October 29, 2012 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • November 04, 2012 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • November 14, 2012 New version 2.6
  • January 18, 2013 New version 2.6.1
  • February 22, 2013 New version 2.6.2
  • March 13, 2013 New version 2.6.3
  • November 15, 2013 New version 2.7
  • December 07, 2013 New version 2.8
  • December 11, 2013 New version 2.8.1
  • January 26, 2014 New version 2.8.2