4. Saving and sharing works



Once your work is completed, try saving and sharing it.

You will need to purchase Clip Studio Paint in order to save your work.

Saving your work

■ Save a work

To save, tap the [Save] icon from the [Command Bar] or select [Save] from the [File] menu.

If you save the file within [Clip Studio] on [This iPad], you can save the work as a Clip Studio format file (.clip) or a work management file (.cmc).

Works (clip, cmc) saved in the app can be shared with other devices such as PCs and iPads using Clip Studio's Cloud Service.

Click here for information on how to share your work using the Clip Studio Paint Cloud Service.


■ Open a work

To open a work, tap [Open] from the [Command Bar] or select [Open] from the [File] menu.

Choose the work you want to open fom those displayed in the Files app.

Manage files in the Files app

Works saved in [File Operation/Share] before Clip Studio Paint Ver.1.9.4 are stored in the Files app under [On This iPad] > [Clip Studio].

Note: Saved works can be moved, duplicated, and deleted using the Files app.

To change the order of files or how they are displayed, swipe down on the folder and choose your new settings from the menu.

To share .jpg and .png works in the photo library or other apps, tap and hold on the file.

From the displayed menu, choose [Share] > [Save Image] to save the image to the photo library.

Choose [Move] to move the file to another folder in the Files app.

Publishing to social media with [Quick Share]

With [Quick Share], you can effortlessly share works that are open in Clip Studio Paint.

If the image is is larger than 4096 pixels, the output image will be automatically shrunk to fit this size.

Tap [File] menu > [Quick Share].

(2) Select the service you want to share from in the menu shown.

(3) Images are automatically exported and shared with the service selected.

Easily save files to the Photo Library

Clip Studio Paint for iPad files can be saved and exported from the Files app, but the [Quick Share] feature allows you to export directly to the Photo Library.

Tap the [File] menu > [Quick Share], then choose [Save Image] from the displayed menu.

Continue drawing in other apps

As the .clip format is exclusive to Clip Studio Paint, files will need to be exported as general-purpose image formats such as png, jpg, or psd to be used with other apps and devices.

To change settings like the Expression Color and Export Size, go to the [File] menu > [Export (Single Layer)]

Note: Displaying storage services in the Files app

Tap and select the storage service app under [Locations] in the Files app. If you cannot see the storage service you want to use in [Locations], select the circle icon in the upper right corner of the [Locations] column, select [Edit] and, turn on the storage service you wish to use.


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