You’ve guessed it: The grand upgrade of all things Toolbox wouldn’t be complete without revamping our two iOS apps. Therefore, we’re proud to introduce the Toolboxes for Pages and Keynote for iOS, which both feature new interface as well as a huge content update.
From now on, the iOS Toolboxes include exactly the same content as the OS X versions, giving you an opportunity to work on any of your Pages and Keynotes projects on your iOS device. Corporate Style Packs for iOS makes its debut along 250 individual templates for Pages that are new to Toolbox for iOS. Toolbox for Keynote has also received a significant boost of diagrams, clipart images, and other elements.
As the other Toolbox apps, the iOS versions are free download that offer you a new, convenient way to view and to purchase thousands of add-ons for Pages and Keynote for iOS. You can purchase these by piece, by category, or by set. In addition, it gives you a snippet from each product category free of charge!
The release of the new and the updated Toolbox apps marks a new phase in the way we deliver our never-ending stream of templates and illustrations. With more and more of you choosing to download one of the Toolboxes instead of buying the individual applications, we’ve made a decision to stop further updates of the separate apps and focus on the Toolboxes instead. This will allow us to respond to your requests and release new content much more swiftly.
You will still be able to re-download the individual apps, such as Inspiration Set, Keynote Themes, Elements for iWork and others, from your Mac App Store account or our website. Besides, if you own any of these apps and would like to keep receiving updates in the future, you can grab the chance to get the Toolbox version with a 75% discount this week!
The 75% discount applies to the full bundles and the product sets in Toolbox for Pages, Toolbox for Keynote, Toolbox for MS Office, and Mail Stationery, as well as the standalone Toolbox for iWork bundle. The offer is valid on the Mac App Store until February 8.
We’re extremely excited to announce that over 200,000 users have updated their Toolbox apps to the new version over last 2 days! It’s mind boggling in a very pleasant way to know that our designs are used and appreciated by so many people all over the world, and we’re dead set on keeping you guys happy with ever more updates.
Some users of Toolbox for iWork have reported an issue with the updated app asking them to buy the content they already own. That’s a definite no-no, for which we truly apologize, and a fix has already been submitted or Apple’s approval. For now, if you are having any such trouble, you can solve it by following these steps:
Apart from this unfortunate hiccup, the feedback about the new layout and content has been overwhelmingly positive. We’re very glad to hear you like the changes and are now drawing up yet another to-do list for the next content update.