Lightly

Made web pages easy to read,
highlight and share on Evernote.

FAQ

Does Lightly support iPad?

Lightly run on iPad, but it is currently optimized for iPhone and iPod Touch only.

Does Lightly support URL Scheme?

Yes. Use the following URL scheme to add page to Lightly.

lightly://x-callback-url/open?url=[URL]&text=[selected_text]

Can I add a page that requires login?

Yes.

When you add a page that requires login, Lightly will not be able to extract the content immediately. Open the page in Lightly, tap the "Select Content Manually" button, and log in the page via Lightly, then extract the page.

Lightly will automatically extract any pages from this site next time.

There are pages cannot be extracted by Lightly, what can I do?

You may use "Select Content Manually" button. If you found a page that should be able to extract but in vein, please contact us.

Which browser can Lightly support?

Lightly should work with all browsers which support copy and paste OR bookmarklets.

We have tested the bookmarklet feature on Safari and Chrome. If you found any issues using Lightly with a different browser, please contact us.

Articles are not downloaded, or sync is not finishing.

If internet connection is interrupted or very slow, download or sync might not work properly.

Lightly will retry next time when you open the app with good internet connection.

If the problem persists, please contact us using "Report a Problem" option in Settings page.

Usage

How do I add a bookmarklet?

  1. Open the app.
  2. Tap "☰" button on top left corner.
  3. Tap "Settings"
  4. Tap "Save with Safari"
  5. Lightly will open instruction.

If you are using other browsers, open the instruction page and follow the instruction.

Can I assign notebook or tags to articles?

Yes.

Tap an article, tap the "i" (info) button. After you edit tags and notebook, the changes will be sync to Evernote automatically.

Contact Us

I have more questions.

Feel free to email us: support@ignition.hk.