Writer+ is an easy to use program that lets you write and print checks
and their cover letter directly from your iPhone or iPad. Simply enter
the name of the payee (made order to), the numeric amount, and voila!
The word amount is automatically generated. No need to write out
complicated sentences. Thanks to the merge feature, what is entered in
the check will show in the letter.
The check is printed with at the bottom special MICR characters which
will be used by banks for processing. So now your printed check can be
used the same way as a pre printed check.
Transactions are recorded the same way you would with a physical
checkbook, in a Register which keeps a record of all checks, and
calculate your balance automatically. Like a real records booklet, you
will also be able to enter deposits and other transactions from your
statement, such as direct deposits, ATM withdrawal, debit cards and
other items, to keep current. You will also be able to reconcile
transactions with your statements, to constantly have at hand your
Most interaction with the program is done right on the opening
view, pretty much the same way you would proceed with a paper
Writer+ offers a text editor with styles and fonts, as well
as logo and signature, to write the cover letter which will
be printed on the same page as the check. The merge feature
enables the text to use the same information as the check.
check can be displayed again, to view or print, with the tape
recorder style commands, at the bottom left corner of the view. Printing blank checks
many blank checks as you want, to use them later like you would
normal bank checks.
the "Personal" box at the upper right corner of the view to
display the Personal "Wallet" style check layout.
Adding your signature
You can easily have Check Writer III sign your checks
automatically. As you can see above, it appears in the lower right
corner of the check, and will be printed automatically.
Customizing the layout
of the check can be moved very precisely in millimeters, referring
to the position on the check. The screen will then try to emulate
what the check will look like on paper.
If you use pre-printed checks such as QuickBook or Quicken checks
that already have mentions such as "Pay to" of "$" or the number,
you can suppress their printing by ticking "Don't print". The
element will turn blue and will not be printed.
You can very precisely set top and left margin, as well as the
height of checks, to accommodate different kind of pre printed
Every time you write a new check, the transaction is recorded in
the Register, where just like a paper records booklet, everything
is written. Your balance is also calculated automatically. The
first time you run the program, it contains only one line :
Beginning balance. Use your last statement or online access to set
that value in the Balance
column. Afterwards, the program will use that value as reference
to calculate the new balance.
the register exactly as you would a records book. Columns are
marked the same way, and rows are easy to follow, thanks to the
color background lines.
can print the register in spreadsheet style. Tape recorder style
commands let you go to the beginning or the end, and can scroll
with your finger, up and down. The register can be searched freely
on any portion: date, number, order, memo, amount, and even the
check mark used to reconcile.
You can manage as many accounts as you want and switch instantly.
can be printed on ordinary paper, but
also on any standard VersaCheck 3000 (Business size) and
VersaCheck 3001 (Personal "Wallet"). Such paper stock can be found
at fine office supply store such as Office Depot or Staplers in
three per page, or voucher format
where the check is at top, middle or bottom position.
The app also supports printing 3 checks at the same time on paper
with 3 checks per page (Business or Personal).
check stock usually comes with special security features such as
anti-copy, anti-scan and even holographic protection.
default, Check Print'R supports VersaCheck #1000, 1001,1002, 3000,
and Personal Wallet Size #3001, but all forms can be used.
stock for QuickBooks and Quickencan also be used.
application supports WiFi printers, as well as Google Print.