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  • Just Checking for iOS is an easy-to-use app for managing checking accounts on your iOS (iPhone, iPad) device. It supports the larger iPhone 6 Plus as well.

    Just Checking for iOS is $.99 in the App Store. Works on devices with iOS 7.0 and above.

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    When you open the program for the first time, you will be looking at the screen that shows your accounts.

    Just Checking for iOS beginning account list

    To add an account, press the plus button in the upper right.

    Just Checking for iOS add account

    This will take you to the details for your account where you can change the date, account, beginning balance. After you are done, press Done.

    Just Checking for iOS account details

    Now you will be taken back to the Accounts list. You see your newly added account.

    Just Checking for iOS accounts list

    To switch to the Transactions screen for this account, press the transactions button at the bottom of your screen.

    Just Checking for iOS transaction button

    The transactions list show all the transactions for a particular account.

    Just Checking for iOS empty transactions list

    To choose an account, click the folder in the upper left corner of the screen.

    Just Checking for iOS select account button

    The Select Account screen appears. We tap the account and the Select Account screen is dismissed.

    Just Checking for iOS select account

    We now see the heading shows our account name on the transactions list screen, but we don't have any transactions yet.

    Just Checking for iOS transactions list

    To add a transaction to the account, press the plus button.

    Just Checking for iOS add transaction

    Since we paid with a check at the store, we enter the check number for Pay Type. In Payee we enter the name of the business. In memo, we note that it was for Groceries. We enter the amount paid in Amount. Since the bank has not been notified of the charge, we leave Cleared turned off. We click Done when finished.

    Just Checking for iOS entering expense transaction

    When you click Done on the transaction detail screen, you will be taken back to the transaction list screen for the account. We can see the transaction listed. At the bottom of the screen we can see the beginning, actual account balance and the bank balance for the account. Since it has not cleared the bank, our bank balance doesn't figure in the transaction we just added. Actual is the total of all transactions so the transaction we just added is used. The amount for expense transactions are displayed in red. Since the transaction is not marked cleared the amount isn't bold.

    Just Checking for iOS transactions list

    We now use the plus button and add an Income item for a paycheck that we receive. We mark it Cleared if the bank has record of it. We click Done when finished.

    Just Checking for iOS income transaction

    We now can see both transactions listed. At the bottom of the screen we can see the beginning, actual account balance and the bank balance have been updated to reflect the new transaction. Since it has cleared the bank, our bank balance figures in the transaction we just added. Actual is the total of all transactions so the transaction we just added is used. The amount for income transactions are displayed in blue. Since the transaction is marked cleared the amount is bold.

    Just Checking for iOS transactions list

    After you have entered several transactions, you can use the Pay Type, Payee, Memo buttons to choose from previously entered transactions to speed up entry. Choosing "Check" in Pay Type will calculate the next check number.

    Just Checking for iOS pay types

    Note: Dropbox Datastore has been discontinued by Dropbox. We are working on updating the Sync feature using new Justapps Accounts.

    Under settings, you can turn on dropbox if you would like to sync your data with additional iOS, Android devices or Windows computers.

    Just Checking for iOS dropbox settings

    When you turn on Dropbox, you will be prompted to enter your Dropbox credentials.

    Just Checking for iOS dropbox authentication

    When you want to sync your data with Dropbox, press the Accounts or Transactions button at the bottom of the screen. Then pull the list down until you the Syncing... Transaction data and account data is synced with Dropbox. This can take several seconds. Transactions that are newer on your device will replace the transaction in Dropbox. If the transaction is newer in Dropbox, it will replace the transaction on your device.

    Just Checking for iOS sync with Dropbox

    Here is an image of an iPad after syncing on an iPhone and then the iPad.

    Just Checking for iOS iPad

    Here is an image of Just Checking for Windows after syncing.

    Just Checking for Windows dropbox sync

    Turn on Require PIN when you want to enforce a pin code when opening Just Checking or switching to Just Checking from another app.

    Just Checking for iOS require pin