OmniOutliner 2.8 for iOS now available!

OmniOutliner 2.8 for iOS is a major update that adds PowerPoint export, taller popovers on the iPad Pro, and fixes a number of bugs. This release requires iOS 9.


  • Exports - PowerPoint (pptx) format is now available as an export format.
  • Interface - Popover inspectors are allowed to be taller to make better use of screen space on the iPad Pro.
  • Document Picker - The file renaming experience in the document picker has changed to better accommodate all devices.


  • URLs - Automatic detection of URLs now relies on the OS.


  • Outline view — The outline column should no longer get out of alignment with additional columns when it is forced to scroll.
  • Toolbars — The bottom toolbar will now be visible above the iOS keyboard shortcut bar when using an external keyboard.
  • Toolbars — When using an external keyboard and editing text at the bottom of the screen, the last line of text should no longer be partially covered.
  • Inspectors — The Numbering format inspector will now correctly fill the width of the popover. Exports — The Simple HTML export format will now reflect the visibility state of notes.
  • Exports — Should text end up with a line height multiple of 0, it will be set to a reasonable value when exported to docx.
  • Exports — Re-adjusted how font weights are mapped to CSS values for HTML exports.
  • Exports — Fixed an issue with quotation marks in row text causing incorrect output under certain circumstances for CSV export.
  • Exports — URL data will now appear in CSV exports.
  • Exports — The Dynamic HTML export format should now always correctly show sections in the correct location when revealing them.
  • Exports — Fixed an issue with HTML exports sometimes showing incorrect font sizes when viewed on an iPhone.
  • Stability — Made a change to work around a rare issue that would result in an infinite loop at launch or when moving a lot of files at the same time.

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