On Mac, access Settings from the Menu iA Writer → Settings or with the keyboard shortcut ⌘,. Settings are grouped into seven tabs.
Choose between Light and Dark themes for iA Writer.
Choose whether to show the Light or Dark icon in the dock while running iA Writer.
Show or hide the extension of your files in the Library.
Various ways to set up the main window of Writer.
Choose if you always see the Title bar or if it fades in/out.
Choose if you always/never see the Toolbar or if it fades in/out.
Turn on support for URL commands URL Schemes.
The + / - will add or remove blogging accounts. The Options... let you choose whether drafts for the selected account are posted in HTML or Markdown.
New files will be saved with the extension provided here.
Common extensions are
.md for Markdown.
Determines the behavior of ⌘N; either create files in the currently shown folder of the Library or prompt for a save location upon ⌘S.
Enable or disable for “Ask to keep changes” when closing.
Choose which sections to display in the Organizer.
Toggle these options to keep folders at the top of the library list, show text excerpts for each file and show or hide the Sort and Filter bars.
Choose to sort documents in the library by modification date, name, or kind.
Adjust slider to desired text size.
Select the font between iA Mono, Duo or Quattro.
Select language corresponding to the typography (for CJK optimization).
Select maximum characters per line (64, 72 or 80).
Adjust indentation, tab key behavior, tab width, and treatment for wrapped line/whitespace.
Choose the color for the highlight function between yellow, orange, pink, purple, blue and green.
Determines the appearance of a task when complete, either strikethrough, faded or both.
Determines the focus mode, between Sentence/Paragraph/Typewriter.
Select parts of speech to be highlighted when Syntax Control is enabled.
Select parts of speech to be crossed out when Style Check is enabled and add Custom Patterns to compliment built-in lists.
Decide how iA Writer checks your spelling and grammar, if at all.
Automatically removes word-bordering whitespace.
Replace straight quotes with curly quotes
Two hyphens in a row are converted to an emdash
Toggles replacements from → System Settings → Keyboard → Text Input.
Toggle to center or left-justify headings (H1, H2, etc.)
Automatically number headings in Preview
Indicate new paragraphs with indentation instead of vertical space
Invert Colors: uses Night Mode when the Editor is in Day Mode and vice-versa.
Choose whether to include a Title page, headers and footers in your printed documents and exported PDFs.
Add or remove Custom Templates here using the +/- buttons or dragging them into the field.
To determine Global metadata, which has the lowest priority.
Turn on to prettify punctuation in the Preview (e.g., Convert straight quotes in the editor to curly quotes in Preview)
Allows for “lazy paragraphs” by only requiring one return to create a new paragraph—instead of the usual two needed for Markdown documents
On Mac, access Settings from the Menu iA Writer → Settings or with the keyboard shortcut ⌘,. Settings are grouped into seven tabs. General Appearance Choose between Light and Dark themes for iA Writer. Dock icon Choose whether to show the Light or Dark icon in the dock while running iA Writer. File extensions Show
On iPhone, tap the ⚙️ icon at the top-left of the Library to modify settings for iA Writer. It is divided into the following sections: Appearance You can switch the appearance of the app between Dark and Light modes. If you chose System, the app will follow iOS when it changes to Light or Dark
On iPad, tap the ⚙️ icon at the top-left of the Library to modify settings for iA Writer. It is divided into the following sections: Appearance You can switch the appearance of the app between Dark and Light modes. If you chose System, the app will follow iPadOS when it changes to Light or Dark
Users can find Editor settings by clicking on the ⋮ → Settings within a open document in iA Writer for Android. The settings are divided into the following sections: General Horizontal Swipes When switched on, you can swipe between the Library, Editor and Preview. Ultra dark night mode? Turn ON/OFF AMOLED night mode. PIN Protect?
You can access the Settings for iA Writer for Windows by clicking the ⚙️ at the top of the Library or from the Menu File → Preferences. Settings are divided into 5 groups. Library Sort By Choose whether to sort files by Name or Date. Sort Order Choose ascending or descending order for files. Folders