Tally Release Notes

Quick counting, scorekeeping, and habit tracking app

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  • Tally set list is now searchable. Drag down on set list to reveal search field.
  • Tally sets have new “Show timestamps” option to display individual tally timestamps.
  • Support landscape orientation. Adding setting to limit supported orientations if you prefer to never use landscape.
  • Add Archive and Delete commands to (…) menu over tally set


  • Fix: Case where “adjust” menu options could stop working.


  • Fix: Add background tasks around immediate sync
  • Add lifetime unlock purchase option.


  • New: Individual tallies in a tally set can now have their own accent color, to allow differentiation within a set. These changes carry through the UI, widgets, watch, etc.
  • New: Long-press menu on tally sets now offers “Open in new window” option when running on iPad.
  • New: Option to control whether device sleep/idle is allowed while using Tally.
  • Fix: Issue with sync using too much battery in certain states.
  • Fix: Changes coming in from Apple Watch would not force an active Live Activity on phone to update.
  • Change: Throttle updates from the watch to the phone a little to prevent excessive communication when counting quickly.


  • Widgets have new background configuration option to disable gradient.
  • Editing issue


  • Additional app icon options.
  • Additional sound set option with a bell-like feel.


  • Return of an optional list view on Apple Watch. Scroll to the end of the tally set to toggle views.
  • Bug fixes for a few sync issues, and editing/saving change issues.


Tally Release 5

  • Interactive widgets bring counting to the Home and Lock Screen.
  • Redesigned Apple Watch app.
  • iCloud sync and backup.
  • Requires iOS 17 and watchOS 10 or greater


  • Improvements to Apple Watch app, included haptics.
  • Fix for issue opening exported .tallySet file from the Files app on iOS.
  • Option to copy link for tally set.
  • Misc. minor fixes.


Apple Watch App

Tally is back on Apple Watch with a companion app which allows you keep up with tallies right on your wrist. Configure tally sets to make available on Apple Watch using the iPhone. Once configured, these tally sets will sync to Apple Watch and all

Apple Watch support requires Tally Pro

Other Changes and Updates

  • Redesigned widgets.
  • Assign custom accent colors for each tally set.
  • Automated periodic backups to iCloud. See settings > backup for options.