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    Well ~

    My reports I open in Drop Box won't edit in Pages. I mean why would it be that easy. They open in Good Reader, which is not an editing app, but a viewing app I discovered.:(

    So, what I did was copy a report and paste it into Pages! So I can edit it.:D
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    Disappointingly the iOS separates documents that can be seen by apps from each other. So one app cannot usually see documents from another App. It's like a file system for kindergarteners. Designed to avoid security holes, but also to let Apple control what content you can have on their....err, your device. :)
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    So ~ Apple tells folks how to make their apps and what to allow and not? That does not seem right!

    But what do I know ~
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    Drop box compatible app

    Try Quickoffice. It interfaces with Word and Excel.
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    Thanks for the tip!

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