iWork app for iOS and iMovie now support mouse and trackpad
01
Apr 2020

Kirsten Thomas

iWork app for iOS and iMovie now support mouse and trackpad

Today Apple introduced version 10.0 updates for iWork apps — Pages, Numbers, and Keynote — and iMovie also introduced version 2.2.9 updates. The common part of these updates is to support iPadOS 13.4 or later iPad with keyboard, mouse or trackpad.

Summary of Pages 10.0 Update

  • Use Pages on your iPad with a smart keyboard, mouse, or trackpad to work with your files in new ways. Requires iPadOS 13.4.
  • Choose from a variety of beautiful new templates to help you get started.
  • Add Pages files to the shared iCloud Drive folder to start collaborating automatically. Requires iPadOS 13.4 or iOS 13.4.
  • Add a caption to zoom in, and use the enlarged, decorative first character to highlight the paragraph.
  • Apply colors, gradients, or images to the background of any document.
  • Touch and hold, then drag across multiple objects to select them.
  • Easily access recently used templates in the redesigned template selector.
  • Print or output a PDF of the file and include comments.
  • Edit shared files offline, and your changes will be uploaded when you reconnect. Requires iPadOS or iOS 13 or later.
  • Enrich your file content with multiple new, editable shapes.

Summary of Numbers 10.0 Update

  • Use Numbers on your iPad with a smart keyboard, mouse, or trackpad to work with your spreadsheets in new ways. Requires iPadOS 13.4.
  • Create spreadsheets with more rows and columns than ever before.
  • Apply colors to the background of the worksheet.
  • Add Numbers spreadsheets to your shared iCloud Drive folder to start collaborating automatically. Requires iPadOS 13.4 or iOS 13.4.
  • Edit shared spreadsheets offline and upload your changes when you reconnect. Requires iPadOS or iOS 13 or later.
  • Touch and hold, then drag across multiple objects to select them.
  • Easily access recently used templates in the redesigned template selector.
  • Print or export a PDF of your spreadsheet with comments.
  • Add the first word to the text in the shape to enlarge it.
  • Enrich your spreadsheet with a variety of new, editable shapes.

Keynote 10.0 update summary

  • Use Keynote on your iPad with a smart keyboard, mouse, or trackpad to handle your presentations in new ways. Requires iPadOS 13.4.
  • Add Keynote presentations to your shared iCloud Drive folder to start collaborating automatically. Requires iPadOS 13.4 or iOS 13.4.
  • Edit shared presentations offline and upload your changes when you reconnect. Requires iPadOS or iOS 13 or later.
  • Choose from a variety of beautiful new templates to help you get started.
  • Touch and hold, then drag across multiple objects to select them.
  • Easily access recently used themes in the redesigned theme selector.
  • Print or output a PDF of the presentation and include comments.
  • Add the first character to enlarge, and use the enlarged, decorative first character to highlight the text.
  • Enrich your presentation with a variety of new, editable shapes.

Summary of iMovie 2.2.9 Update

  • Use iMovie for iPad with a smart keyboard, mouse, or trackpad to create movies and trailers in new ways (requires iPadOS 13.4)
  • After selecting a clip, you can use keyboard shortcuts to switch between five reviewer modes: Action, Speed ​​Adjustment, Volume, Title, and Filter
  • Use keyboard shortcuts to quickly rotate your movie 90 degrees clockwise or counterclockwise
  • Tap the `` Download All '' button at the top of the soundtrack list to download all the soundtracks at once
  • Add PNG, GIF, TIFF and BMP files to your video
  • Improve execution efficiency and stability