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Welcome to Detail: Navigating the iOS App
Welcome to Detail: Navigating the iOS App
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Welcome to Detail! Whether you're a seasoned user or just starting out, this guide will walk you through the main features of the app, making your video creation experience smooth and enjoyable. Watch the video below to follow along with the tour, or deep dive into the article get more details.

The Library

The Library is your starting point and project repository. Here, you can initiate new projects and access saved ones. Projects can be organized by:

1. Creation date

2. Edited date

3. Favorites for easy access.

Simply tap the heart icon to favorite a project.

The fastest way to get started with a new project is to utilize the "Get Started Shortcuts" - tapping one of these will jump you straight into a specific video templates.

Keep an eye on the gift icon for our latest YouTube content and release notes, access app settings from this view as well.


In the Settings menu, manage your account, subscription status, and preferences. Here, you'll find:

  • Account Information: View the account you're signed in with.

  • Subscription Status: Check your Pro status.

  • Remote Recording Link: Access your unique link to record videos collaboratively.

  • Camera Controls: Adjust camera settings.

  • Caption Language: Set your preferred language for captions.

  • Branding (Pro Users): Remove the Detail watermark from your videos.

  • Storage Options: Choose between device or iCloud storage for projects.

The Video View

This is where the magic happens! Access the Video View by tapping a shortcut or the plus button. Upon entry, the rear camera is activated by default. Key features include:

  • Dual Camera Recording: Capture footage from both rear and selfie cameras simultaneously.

  • Video Layout Options: Customize the layout of the two camera layers.

  • Shapes and Filters: Enhance your video with shapes and filters.

  • Timeline Import: Import external videos into your project.

  • Auto Frame: Keep your face centered with auto frame.

Once you've recorded your video, access editing settings to fine-tune and edit.

The Export View

When you're ready to share your creation, tap the export button. From the share screen, you can:

  • Save and Download: Save your video and download the transcript and audio.

  • AI-Generated Titles and Copy: Generate titles and post copy for longer videos with dialogue.

Ready to Dive In?

That concludes our tour of the Detail app. Whether you're eager to start creating or want to explore further, you're now equipped with the knowledge to navigate the app effectively. Head over to our "Create 101" videos for more tips, or jump right in and make your first video.

If you have any questions or need assistance, don't hesitate to reach out. We're here to help.

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