Frequently Asked Questions
What is "Diaro - personal diary"?
It is an Android app designed and focused to record activities, experiences, thoughts and ideas throughout your day and browse diary notes from the past in the easiest way. Also, it has the Online version which allows to access Diaro app data from your phone or tablet on any web browser on PC or Mac.
Is the app free to use?
Yes, it is free to use on any device running Android 2.1 or newer. Also, there is a PRO version with additional features.
Can I use this app on tablets?
Yes, Diaro app is adapted to work on any screen resolution.
What permissions are required by Android Diaro app?
Read more about required permissions of the Android Diaro app here.
Is Diaro app password protected?
Yes, it has a "Security Code" protection. You can set it in Diaro app Settings -> "General Settings" -> "Security Code" and when Diaro app is launched you will be asked to enter the code.
Can I reset my "Security Code" if I have forgotten it?
In order to keep your private data completely secure, there is no way to reset the "Security Code". If you forgot it, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to solve this problem.
Can I change the language of Diaro app?
Yes, you can choose from 20+ languages at Diaro app Settings -> "Appearance" section! Help us to translate to your language.
How can I change the appearance of the app?
Go to Diaro app Settings -> "Appearance" section and change "UI Color", "Time Format", "First day of week", "Text Size", etc.
How to turn off daily reminder?
Just go to Diaro Settings -> "General Settings" -> "Time to write notification" and uncheck all days of week.
How many entries can I add throughout the day?
There is no any limit. You can add as many entries as you want.
How can I edit or delete the entry?
Simply tap on the entry, use edit button to edit it and then tap 'Save' to confirm the changes. To delete the entry you can long tap on an entry and choose "Delete".
How can I export my entries to PDF file?
You can export your entries to PDF file and print it in Diaro Online www.diaroapp.com.
Categories or Tags
How to create new category or tag?
On the left side menu click "+" button to create categories or tags.
How to edit/delete category or tag?
Just long tap on the category or tag to edit or delete.
How to change entry text font or background color/pattern?
Entry font and background color/pattern can be changed by setting them at first for a category. To do this, please go to category edit mode (long-tap on category name) and choose the font and background color/pattern. All entries assigned to this category will have the font and background color/pattern you have set.
Export & Import
How can I export my data?
Go to Diaro Settings -> "Export & Import" and click the Export button. Diaro backup file will be exported to your device "/sdcard/Diaro/backup" directory. In order to avoid losing your data if you lose your device, it is recommended to upload your exported backup files to Dropbox by clicking on the file from the list and choosing "Upload to Dropbox" or use Dropbox sync.
What will I get in PRO version?
You will get Cloud Sync across all your Android devices and Diaro Online using your Dropbox account. Diaro Online has additional features which you can access any modern web browser. Also, PRO version is ads free and has a widget.
How can I get PRO version?
Diaro PRO version can be purchased from inside the app. Just go to Diaro Settings -> Get Diaro PRO version and click "Get PRO" button.
How to check if the purchase of PRO version was successful?
When you purchase Diaro PRO version, Diaro automatically goes to PRO version without downloading anything extra. To check if you are using PRO version, go to Diaro Settings -> "Get Diaro PRO version" and you should see "Thank you for using Diaro PRO version!" text instead of "Get PRO" button.
How to activate the widget after upgrading to PRO version?
When you purchase Diaro PRO version, Diaro activates the widget automatically, just add it to your home screen from widgets list. It is called 'Diaro widget'.