Toolbox Pro gives you more than 50 powerful new actions to use within Apple’s Shortcuts app.

Tools include the latest iOS 13 technologies:

• iOS document scanner
• Lightning-fast, on-device text recognition (OCR)
• Transcribe speech from audio notes offline
• TouchID/FaceID authentication
• NFC Read + Write
• Image filters
• The Preview Tool lets you present text, images, rich URLs & interactive maps with flexible layouts. Add your own buttons to create your own app-like experience
• Global variables let you store data between shortcuts and devices
• Menu creator
• Icon generator
• Recognise objects in images using machine learning
• Get current motion of device (driving, walking etc)
• Use haptic feedback in your shortcuts (on supported devices)
• Full-screen text input box
• Remove duplicates from list
• Quick-match text before, after or between words
• Device details like orientation/is dark mode on/is audio playing

And many, many more.

Use lots of tools for *FREE*, unlock everything with a single in-app purchase. Lots more tools in development.

You can find detailed descriptions of what each tool does in the app along with lots of example shortcuts to get you started.

This app supports dark mode, voice control and dynamic type.

Privacy policy: I don’t store any of your data or track you. (Read more:

What’s New

Version 2019.4

• Recognise Speech - transcribe speech from audio file, offline
• Create Calendar Event - add a new calendar event with options for URL, recurrence and availability
• Get Calendars - get list of calendar names and details
• Create Calendar - add a new calendar
• Relative Date Description - describes the relationship between two dates (e.g “two weeks ago”)
• Get Toolbox Pro Tools - meta-tool to get information about Toolbox Pro’s tools
• Get Colour As Hex - get a hex code from a list of colours
• Get Symbol Name - search for symbol names by category
• Return Home
• Generate UUID - outputs a unique RFC 4122 identifier

• Tally - keep multiple running tallies, stored in Global Variables
• Random Icon Generator - Generate an icon with random background, foreground colours and icons.
• Photo From Day - See photos taken on the same day over the years
• Batch Move Calendar Events - move events from one calendar to another

• New ‘Whats New’ section in the settings tab

• You can now enter a custom URL to open when finished manually cropping

• Reminders created with the ‘Create Reminder’ tool were setting a due date instead of an alert which meant they wouldn’t show notifications when they were due
• The ‘no source’ error when creating new reminders lists *should• now be fixed - please let me know if it still happens
• Find Emoji is no longer case-sensitive
• Added better field validation to the reminders tools to show errors when missing/given invalid data
• Added description of how to circumvent Shortcuts variable-changing bug to ‘Create Menu Item’ tool

• Temporarily removed the ‘show all’ button from the Example tab’s navigation bar. Unfortunately this is due to a new SwiftUI bug causing a crash without a workaround at the moment
• Removed some padding-gone-awry on the ‘Add Variable’ button when there are no variables saved
• Replaced incorrect URL for Song Links example
• Typos

Ratings and Reviews

4.3 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

shandyman35 ,

Fantastic app

Really impressed with the amount of additional functionality this app provides not to mention the ease of use. Would highly recommend! 👍

Developer Response ,


Raphael9214 ,

If you use Shortcuts, get this!

The new functionality it provides is great. It adds functions within Shortcuts without any hassle. All you do is install the app and boom!


Alexander Hay
51.1 MB

Requires iOS 13.2 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.



Age Rating
In-App Purchases
  1. Tip Jar - Small £0.99
  2. Toolbox Pro Premium £5.99
  3. Tip Jar - Medium £2.99


  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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