How to Create a Custom Toolbar

Discover the flexibility of iAnnotate by creating custom toolbars tailored to your specific needs. This guide outlines the steps for adding, removing, and organizing tools on a custom toolbar.

Creating a Custom Toolbar

  1. Tap the toolbox icon.
  2. Tap the plus sign at the top of the toolbar.
  3. Choose from preset toolbars or select "New Toolbar" to create one from scratch.

Adding Tools to a Custom Toolbar

  1. Drag and drop tools from the tool library to the custom toolbar.
  2. If a tool doesn't "stick," try placing it between two tools.

Removing Tools from a Custom Toolbar

  1. Drag tools from the toolbar down toward the trash icon at the bottom.
  2. Tap "Done" or the "X" when finished editing to save changes.

Deleting a Toolbar

  1. Tap the toolbox icon at the top of your toolbar - this will open a pop-up that shows ALL iAnnotate tools.

  2. While the toolbox panel is still open, tap the trash can icon at the bottom of your existing toolbar

  3. Select "Remove Toolbar" to permanently delete the toolbar from your app.


Toolbar Tips

  • Some tools can only be added to a toolbar once.
  • Experiment with tool placement to ensure smooth customization.

These simple steps will help you create the workspace you need to work quickly and creatively in iAnnotate.


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Updated January 2024