• How to crop images in Kami
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    The Cropping Tool

    Image placement and precision is an important part of most documents. With an accurate set of image manipulation tools, you can have your inserted images looking exactly how you want them too. That’s why Kami has introduced the cropping tool to your image handling repertoire! Sitting alongside the revolve, resize and grab tools, you can crop your images to show only the elements you want.    How to use the cropping tool To put the cropping tool to use you will first need to insert an image into your Kami file. You can do this by selecting an image stored on your computer, in your Google Drive or finding a…

  • How to restore annotations
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    Restore Annotations Tool

    Annotations are the backbone of Kami. Whether it’s classic text comments, a recorded snippet, video explainer or creative screen capture, the comment functionality allows you to express your thoughts and collaborate with other learners. So, what happens when your carefully crafted observations are accidentally deleted!?  With the Restore Annotations option, you no longer need to panic. You can quickly and easily restore all of your deleted annotations whenever you need to.   What is the Restore Annotations Tool? It’s pretty much what it says on the tin! By clicking on the ‘Restore Annotations’ option in the menu bar you can restore all of your deleted comments on a page by…

  • Kami Screen Capture tool
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    The Screen Capture Tool

    Screen sharing – it’s an awesome invention, right? You can quickly and easily show someone exactly what you are doing in an app without having them physically appear behind your shoulder.  Except there is one big downside, screen sharing needs to be done in real-time. What about all those times where someone needs to see how to perform an on-screen action when you are not there?  Enter Kami’s Screen Capture tool!   What is the Screen Capture Tool?   The Screen Capture tool allows you to create a short video of your screen and link it to your file as a Kami annotation.      By simply clicking the tool…

  • What is included in Kami's free plan?
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    What is included in Kami’s free version?

    Kami is available to use free of charge, with absolutely no credit cards required on sign-up. Our ad free service can be accessed by simply making an account. Signing up is quick and easy! To get started, go to web.kamiapp.com, or download the Chrome extension here.   What does the free version include?   Kami’s free account allows you to: Use a totally no ads service. Access to our basic toolbar functions which includes all our annotating, highlighting and drawing functions. Easily view PDFs, documents, images, and ebooks through Kami. Autosave your Kami files to Google Drive. Convert scanned files into readable PDFs using our OCR tool (Optical Character Recognition).…

  • Product update New Toolbar
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    Toolbar refresh

    Introducing our toolbar redesign Refreshed, relaxed and ready for the new school year? Kami certainly is! Our engineering team has been hard at work all summer creating a fresh toolbar design to make navigation easier than ever. As always, our reshuffle has been based on direct feedback from all our users – thank you, by the way, it’s always great to hear from you!    What has changed? Don’t worry, not too much, and it’s all for the better!  Mainly we have rejigged our tools so that they fall into four logical sections. From top to bottom we now have:  Reading and manipulation tools (e.g the select tool, select annotations,…