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Sharing your work (iPad)

Ready to share your design with the world?

Sharing your design

There are a number of ways that you can share your design through your iPad. To do so, simply follow the steps below:

  1. Tap on the Share button in the top right-hand corner.
  2. Select the option you’d like to share it through. Currently, you can share your design using:
  • Airdrop
  • Apps installed on your iPad
  • Save, Assign to Contact, Copy, Print, More

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Downloading a design to your device

You can also download your design to your iPad to save and share it later.

To download your design as an image:

  1. Tap on the Download button in the top right corner of the screen.
  2. Select the Send image to… option. This will open the design on another page.
  3. Tap the share button at the top right corner of the screen.
  4. Tap the Save Image option. This will automatically save the design to your Camera Roll.
  5. Open your Camera Roll to make sure it saved.

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To download your design as a printable file:

At the bottom of the popup box, click Options. This will reveal a dropdown of 2 options you can include when downloading your design:

  1. Publish with crop marks and bleed – This will give add the necessary markings for professional printing. For more information on this you can check out our Crop marks and bleed article.
  2. Publish all pages – If your design has more than one page, you can choose whether or not to save all pages. Click the toggle to reveal a space to type in which pages you’d like to save.

Once you’ve settled on your options you may proceed to download as a PDF.

To download:

  1. Tap on the Download button in the top right corner of the screen.
  2. Select the Download a PDF option. This will prompt the download bar to load green.
  3. Once the download completes, the popup will mimic the share options. Choose between the following options:
  • Airdrop
  • Apps installed on your iPad
  • Save, Assign to Contact, Copy, Print, More

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note: Canva for Work is exclusively available on the desktop version. However, you can still access personal designs made through the desktop version or iPhone using the Canva iPad app. If you’d like to download designs with purchased elements through your iPad app, payment will be done through iTunes.

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