iPhone/iPad - Settings

Setting for the app are located in by tapping the settings icon from the toolbar.


Below is a list of the different settings located in the Settings icon on the toolbar. You'll also find a brief explanation where clarity may be necessary. 

Quick Settings Menu

(Tap the Settings icon.)


  1. Font Size - A quick way to change the font in the main window
  2. Select Theme - Choose between the default theme or low light theme. (Note: only the default theme can be customized.)
  3. Vertical Scrolling - Quickly change between vertical and horizontal scrolling
  4. Font Face - A quick way to change the font face 
  5. Advanced Settings - Access additional settings that are described below. 

Advanced Settings 

(Tap the Settings icon and choose Advanced Settings.)


  1. Fonts - Change the font face and size for the various windows of the app.
  2. Colors - Change the background and font colors.
  3. Scrolling - Choose between vertical (Swipe up/down) and horizontal (Swipe left/right) scrolling. Choose whether the Resource Guide and Parallel Study Center tabs link to the main window.
  4. 'Go To'/ T.O.C. - Choose your default Navigation views.
  5. Hyperlinks - Choose your default Bible for hyperlinks and how to open hyperlinks.
  6. Resource Guide - Edit and order the sections and books that appear in the Resource Guide.
  7. Gestures/Shortcuts - Set up gestures for common actions you use in the app. Click here for detailed steps on how to use this feature.
  8. Display:
    • Show Strong's Numbers
    • Verses Start on a New Line
    • Hide Notes and Highlights in Text
    • Hide Notes and Highlights in Popups
    • Multi-Column Text
    • Color Words of Jesus
    • Color Strong's Words
    • Reading Progress Display
  9. Copy Verse - Choose what to include when copying Bible text. (Please note, the verse reference will only appear if you copy by tapping on a verse number in the Bible text.)
  10. Library:
    • Automatically download Books
    • Furthest location for eBooks Prompt
    • Use Cellular Data for Audio Downloads
    • Show Expired Subscription Content
    • Show Store Items in Search Results
    • Manage Storage
    • Hidden Resources 
  11. Automatic Sync - Choose to automatically sync and whether to sync on WiFi only.
  12. Reset Fonts and Colors - Reset all fonts and colors to the default. This can fix some display issues. 
  13. Privacy - Enable or disable privacy settings and personalization/messaging in the app. You can find out more about privacy settings here.

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