Editing

You can edit a Timebox story by tapping the Edit button in the upper right corner of a story while you're viewing it. When you are done editing the story, tap Done to save your changes or tap Cancel to not save your changes. (If you are viewing a story in a shared journal to which you only have view-only access, the Edit button will not be available.)

How do I change the date of a story? 

Tap Edit, then tap the date, choose the new date, then tap Done.

How do I Make a date range for a story?

Tap Edit, then tap Ends, choose the end date, then tap Done.

How do I add a caption to a photo or Video? 

Tap Edit, then tap to enter a caption in the space labeled Add caption in any photo.

How do I rotate a photo? 

Tap Edit, then tap the rotate button (circular arrow symbol) in the upper left corner of the photo.

How do I change the order of photos in a story? 

Tap Edit, then tap Arrange. Hold the photo you want to move and drag it to it’s new position. Tap Done to go back to the story.

How do I add tags to a story? 

Tap Edit, then tap the tag button on the bottom of the screen. You can enter a new tag or select ones you've used for other stories. You can then search for the tags.

How do I add a new story? 

Tap the compose button (paper & pencil symbol) in the lower right corner of the timeline view.

How do I delete a story? 

Tap Edit, the tap the delete button (trash can symbol). This will delete your story but will not delete any photos from your Photo Library.

How do I change a title or add text to a story? 

Tap Edit, then tap the field you want to change, then type your text.

How do I add a new block of text to a story?

Tap Edit, then tap and hold on a photo, then tap Add Text Block to add a new block of text after the photo.

How do I use bold, italic or underline in my story text?

Tap Edit, tap and hold to select the text in the text block, then tap the BIU from the menu. On the iPad, you can also tap the B, I or U on the upper right of the iPad's onscreen keyboard.

Note: you can only use bold, italic and underline in a text block in a story, not in the story title or photo captions.

How do I split one story into two stories on the same date? 

Tap Edit, tap Select to select the photos you want to move to another story, tap Move To, do not change the date, tap Move, then tap Done.