Accessing the Preferences in Day One for macOS

How to access and change preferences in Day One Mac

There are many adjustments and options in the Preferences of Day One.  You can do things like 

  • Sign in to your Day One account

  • Change fonts in the Appearance setting

  • Add reminders

  • Create a passcode

  • Import and Export data

  • Create or restore local backups

  • Contact our support team

To access preferences, click Day One > Preferences in the file menu, or use the keyboard shortcut Command+comma while Day One is the active app. 

In version 3.0 and later, Click Settings in the Journal sidebar when enabled.

In version 2.9.2 and earlier, you can also click the gear icon at the bottom left of the Journals pane.


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