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Android Interface

Main Interface

Journey Android main screen

The journal entries are arranged chronologically in descending order.

Add Entry

You can create a text, picture, and video journal. To create an entry, tap "+" to open the editor.

Tap the Search icon to search entries containing the specific word and phrase.

Sync Status

Tap the sync arrow icon to check synchronization status (includes date and time of the last sync).

Delete Entry

Long-tap and select an entry. You can also select multiple entries. Tap the delete icon.


Journey Android Timeline

Tap an entry in the list to open it in timeline.

Preview Media

If a journal entry contains photos or a video, the media preview will be shown in the timeline.

Edit Entry

To edit an entry, tap the Pen icon to open the editor.

Share, Export, Print & Publish Entry

To share entry, tap Share icon > Share.

To print an entry to PDF, tap Print icon > Print/PDF.

To publish an entry, tap menu (3 vertical dots) > Publish.

Export to ZIP
Export to PDF
Export to DOCX

View Previous and Next Entry

Swipe right to view the next entry. Swipe left to view the previous entry. Alternatively, tap the left or right arrow at the bottom of the timeline.

Media Preview

Journey Android preview

Tap media preview in timeline to view the original media.

High Quality Media

Tap "HQ" to change a photo from low to high resolution and vice versa. (Requires internet connection)

Download Media

Tap to directly download the media file from Google Drive to your local storage. (Requires internet connection)

View Multiple Photos

Swipe right to view the next photo.


Journey Android editor

To open the editor, either tap "+" to create a new entry. To edit an existing entry, tap the Pen icon in the timeline.

Save & Discard Entry

Tap the tick icon to save an entry. To discard any changes, tap the menu (3 vertical dots) > Discard.

Change Date & Time of Entry

Refer to How to Change the Date & Time of an Entry?

Add & Remove Tags

Refer to Add Tags & Remove a Tag.

Bottom toolbar

Journey Android toolbar

The bottom toolbar has three sections: metadata, writing tools, word and character count. Scroll the toolbar to reveal more options.

In the metadata section, you can:

Change and remove location.
Update and remove weather information.
Attach media file..
Change motion activity.

In the writing section, the available tools are:

Formatting shortcuts.
Undo and redo.
Previous and next cursor jump.

The last section shows the word and character count as indicated by w and c respectively.

Dark Theme

Settings > General > Enable Night Mode.

Connect to keyboard

This option requires a physical or bluetooth keyboard. Tap menu (3 vertical dots) > Connect to keyboard... .

Updated on: 28/04/2021

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