Android - Settings

You can open the settings for the app by tapping the Settings icon on the toolbar. It looks like a cog or gear:


Below is a list of the different settings located in the Settings icon on the toolbar. You will also find a brief explanation for each setting. 

Quick Settings Menu

Tap the Settings icon to open the Quick Settings menu.


  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. Window Sync - Choose if the parallel window follows the main window.
  6. Advanced Settings - Access additional settings that are described below. 

Advanced Settings 

Tap the Settings icon and tap Advanced Settings to open the options in the list below.

  1. Font Settings - Change the font face and size for the various windows of the app.
  2. Color Settings - Change the background and font colors.
  3. Hyperlink Settings - Choose your default Bible for hyperlinks and how to open hyperlinks.
  4. Resource Guide - Edit what sections and books appear in the Resource Guide.
  5. Sync Settings - Choose to automatically sync and whether to sync on WiFi only.
  6. Automatic Downloads - Download your books automatically.
  7. Scrolling Settings - Choose between vertical (swipe up/down) and horizontal (swipe left/right) scrolling.
  8. Other Settings
    1. Display Options:
      • Verses Start on a New Line
      • Multi-Column Text
      • Show Strong's Numbers
      • Hide Notes and Highlights in Text
      • Hide Notes and Highlights in Popups
      • Color Words of Jesus
    2. Window Behavior
      • Keep Screen On
      • Full Screen
    3. Verse Copy Options
      • Include Verse Numbers
      • Include Translation in Citation
    4. Reading Progress
      • Reading Progress Display
    5. Advanced - These are settings that should only be used at the request of one of our Customer Support team members. 
  9. Account Settings - Log into your Olive Tree account here.
  10. Storage Options - Enable or disable cache here. There are also advanced settings to move your app's storage location or clear/disable the cache. Use these options when directed to by a Customer Support team member. 
  11. Privacy - Enable or disable privacy settings and personalization/messaging in the app.
  12. Reset Fonts and Colors - Reset all fonts and colors to the original default. This can fix some display issues. 
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