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How Do I Share Documents to a Contact or Job From My Device to the Mobile App?

Easily import stored files and scan physical documents using the JobNimbus Mobile App.


Uploading Files

Scanning Documents


Uploading Files

Scanning Documents

Uploading Files to JobNimbus (iOS)

  • Open the document in your preferred app on your mobile device.
  • Tap on the share icon (a square with an upward arrow) and choose the option to Save to JobNimbus from the menu.



  • If you don't see this option, simply tap on "Edit Actions..." to customize which apps are available.
  • In order to save files to JobNimbus, make sure you are logged into your account.
  • Choose the Contact or Job that you want to upload the file to.


  • Select a category for the file based on the Attachment Categories you have set up in your JobNimbus Settings. Once you choose a category, you will see the Upload button enabled and ready to be pressed.
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Scanning Documents (iOS)

  • Navigate to a Contact/Job record in the JobNimbus mobile app.
  • Under the Files tab, select Documents
  • Click the + button in the top right corner and choose "Scan document" from the menu. The scanner will open and prompt you to position the document into view. 

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  • Position the document within the borders, and the camera will automatically scan the page for you.
  • The scanning process will persist until you click on the "Save" button located at the bottom right corner. Remember to name the file when prompted for organization.


  • If you prefer not to wait for the document shape processing, you can manually scan by selecting the white circle at the bottom.
  • After completing the upload or scanning process, you will be automatically taken back to a list view showing the documents linked to the relevant record.

Uploading Files to JobNimbus (Android)

  • Open the document in your preferred app on your mobile device
  • Locate the "Share" option 
    1. Navigation and label may vary. For this example, the file will be uploaded from Google Files.

  • Select the JobNimbus Mobile App icon

  • Select the Contact or Job whose account you'd like to upload the file to

  • Choose a Category for the file (available options will depend on the "Attachment Categories" you have configured in your account settings)

    1. The file name will populate with the label you gave the document originally, but can be changed by typing in the field. A description is optional.
  • Click Upload

To Digitize a Physical Document:

  1. Navigate to a Contact or Job's page
  2. Under the Files tab, select "Documents"

  3. Click the +Add new button in the bottom right corner and choose "Scan document" from the menu

The scanner will open and prompt you to position the document in view. 
  • Once aligned with the borders, click on the white circle at the bottom of the screen to scan the page
    • The scanner will remain open for you to take more than one scan in a single session until you proceed
  • Click next at the bottom right corner when you are ready to review and edit as needed
  • When you're ready to upload, click the Save button in the bottom right corner
  • Name the file when prompted
    • You will be automatically directed back to a list view of the documents associated with the related record