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Clean Writer

Clean Writer
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Become more creative with the refreshing distraction-free plain text editor that boosts inspiration and fights writer's block by hiding away extra options. Featured on PCWorld, MacWorld, or

Built for creative people(bloggers, journalists, writers, etc.) who want to FOCUS on the content writing instead of wasting energy formatting or tweaking the design.

It only handles Plain Text files such as .txt, .md, .html, etc and will NOT open .doc, .rtf or .pdf. It even conveniently hides such files when browsing Dropbox folders, to prevent confusion. (If you need access to non plain text documents, you have to export them to plain text format from Word, Pages, Text Edit or other document processing software).

* NEW! Markdown preview and conversion
* custom user-definable shortcuts in the extended kb row
* Multiple Color Themes & Font Selection
* CLUTTER-FREE Interface with GESTURES - pinch font zoom, tap for quick jump to start/end of text, swipes for File, Preferences or Help panels
* EXTENDED KEYBOARD row on demand, with quick navigation and common symbols
* DROPBOX - easy access to your plain text files by downloading them from the cloud. Upload to the cloud your local files for backup.
* CONNECTED - receive and send files from/to external apps, iTunes sync, send files as email attachments
* SMART - live counter of chars, words and lines; autosaves files when needed but also on demand; intelligent file names defaults that prevents accidents

Clean Writer was the first distraction-free plain text editor for iPad, and now it's redesigned and improved with a new UI, gesture-driven workflow, options hidden from sight, color themes and more.

Clean Writer: the fresh, powerful and less expensive iPad plain text editor

* : "One of the best bargains in iPad-based text editing"
* MacWorld: "Clean Writer ... has quickly become my favorite way to write on the iPad"
* : "Hats off to the developers for creating something writers can use"
* : "Clean Writer... provides almost identical features as Writer, at a fraction of the cost"

What's New in Version 2.2

• Markdown preview and conversion
• custom user-definable shortcuts in the extended kb row
• improved Dropbox interaction; fixed minor annoyances
• improved Help popups


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