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Packing Pro

Packing Pro
Product Type: 
App

 

Packing Pro is a super-enhanced version of the popular, top-ranking Packing app, which was spotlight demoed in Apple Retail Stores across the U.S. If you desire great iCloud syncing & sharing options, display customization, a huge catalog, lots of sample lists, & additional, built-in Expert assistance, then Packing Pro is for you!

PRO BENEFITS (in Packing Pro):

  1. FULL iCLOUD SUPPORT**: 
    -- device-to-device auto-sync support for lists, catalog & settings
     
  2. CSV IMPORT / EXPORT*: 
    -- edit your lists on a PC with Excel, Numbers or Google Docs
     
  3. PACKING LIST FILE SHARING*: 
    -- share packing lists with family, friends and fellow travelers via email (import/export) and iTunes' File Sharing
     
  4. HUGE MASTER CATALOG: 
    -- over 400 new items (total of over 800), including extra items for babies, kids, pets, sports/activities, cooking & religion
     
  5. EXPERT LIST ASSISTANT: 
    -- "automajically" create lists based on the number of adults (males & females), children & days, as well as temperature, destination, food prep & clothes washing preferences
     
  6. CUSTOMIZABLE DESIGN: 
    -- includes app-wide themes, packing list layout & display choices, font choices, & nearly full control of all the colors & textures in the app (check out the screenshots!)
     
  7. TWICE AS MANY SAMPLE PACKING LISTS (NOW 8): 
    -- including ones for couples, families, business people & campers
     
  8. SMART SEARCH: 
    -- easy & intuitive search function
     
  9. BETTER ORGANIZATION: 
    -- easy navigation between the four main sections (Lists, Catalog, Settings, Info) 
     
  10. LANDSCAPE ORIENTATION SUPPORT: 
    -- larger keyboard for more comfortable typing

* minimum iOS 4.0 required
** minimum iOS 5.0 required

CORE PACKING FEATURES (in both Packing Pro & Packing):

  1. PACKING LIST FEATURES:
    • CREATE unlimited, 100% user-customizable packing lists
    • EDIT your lists however you wish (add, delete, rename or reorder any category, type or item)
    • DISCOVER new ideas & suggestions from included sample lists, i.e. typical male, typical female, light & super light
    • USE any list (sample or your own) as a template for future lists
    • ORGANIZE & MANAGE packing lists & Master Catalog using categories, types & items
    • MONITOR a running tally of total items per category & how many of them are checked off
    • COLLAPSE categories for less scrolling & better management
    • BUILD lists quickly & easily with multi-item selection
    • SHOW only items that are packed or unpacked, or show them all
    • SORT items by type or item, or by hand yourself
    • EDIT item details (number, weight, value, person, bag & notes)
    • TOTAL your list weights & values
    • EMAIL your packing lists to family & friends
  2. CATALOG FEATURES:
    • CUSTOMIZE the Master Catalog with 100% freedom (add, delete, rename or reorder any category, type or item)
    • SELECT from hundreds of items for quick list generation with only minimal typing
    • ACCESS an extensive pre-departure TO DO list with over 100 actions
    • DEFINE you own categories, types, items & TO DO actions for more customized freedom & control
    • COPY & MOVE types and items throughout catalog
    • CLONE categories for multi-person lists
    • RESTORE deleted categories, or even whole catalogs
  3. OTHER KEY FEATURES:
    • IMPORT & EXPORT packing lists & Master Catalog (or parts of them) between apps (i.e. Packing to Packing Pro, or vice versa)
    • IMPORT & EXPORT content between devices (i.e. iPhone to iPhone, iPod Touch to iPhone, iPad, etc.) (*with the help of email, iTunes' sync or one of several available free, 3rd-party apps)
    • BACKUP your lists and catalogs by exporting the data out of the app
    • AUTO-SAVES better protect your work
    • REFER to a comprehensive in-app help guide

Quick, simple, reliable & infinitely customizable, let Packing Pro be your helpful travel companion on all of your trips. Bon voyage!