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by BookBoy
Wed Jul 20, 2016 12:47 pm
Forum: Technical Support (iOS)
Topic: Dropbox zips everything and Scrivener doesn't see zipped files
Replies: 15
Views: 3171

Re: Dropbox zips everything and Scrivener doesn't see zipped files

Are you dragging the files into the Dropbox/apps/scrivener folder on your Mac? Or are you uploading them via the Dropbox website?

You should do the former.
by BookBoy
Wed Jul 20, 2016 12:41 pm
Forum: Technical Support (iOS)
Topic: Where are the files, man?
Replies: 58
Views: 7708

Re: Where are the files, man?

It constantly creates conflict files when there are no conflicts. Very messy. When I save from Scrivener desktop, it makes the changes to the file in the dropbox folder. (dropbox/apps/scrivener). But when I open the same file in Scrivener for iOS, it says that there are conflicts (even when there a...
by BookBoy
Wed Jul 20, 2016 12:28 pm
Forum: Technical Support (iOS)
Topic: Syncing between Mac & iOS
Replies: 65
Views: 9978

Re: Syncing between Mac & iOS

There was an explanation on the blog a few days ago about why iCloud syncing is not currently an option for Scriverner.

http://www.literatureandlatte.com/blog/?p=713
by BookBoy
Wed Jul 20, 2016 12:07 pm
Forum: Technical Support (iOS)
Topic: Where are the files, man?
Replies: 58
Views: 7708

Re: Where are the files, man?

Glad you're up and running. Happy writing :-)
by BookBoy
Wed Jul 20, 2016 12:06 pm
Forum: Technical Support (iOS)
Topic: Will Not Sync With Dropbox
Replies: 12
Views: 1762

Re: Will Not Sync With Dropbox

Do you have the Dropbox app installed? Is it logged in and functioning ok? I had a similar problem and it seemed to be because I had recently changed my Dropbox password but the iPad app session had stayed open with the old password. Logged out of Dropbox and back in then all was good. I'd also reco...
by BookBoy
Wed Jul 20, 2016 12:02 pm
Forum: Technical Support (iOS)
Topic: Where are the files, man?
Replies: 58
Views: 7708

Re: Where are the files, man?

I don't think you should be using the "sync to external folder" feature. That's the tool that was created to sync with other iOS text editors.

Just go to Dropbox in the finder, locate the actual .scriv file for your project and drag it into the apps/scrivener folder.

Jonathan