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    AutoHotkey

    AutoHotkey (AHK) is a free, open-source macro-creation and automation software for Windows that allows users to automate repetitive tasks. It is driven by a scripting language that was initially aimed at providing keyboard shortcuts...

    Open Source Windows

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    AutoIt

    AutoIt is a freeware BASIC-like scripting language designed for automating the Windows GUI and general scripting. It uses a combination of simulated keystrokes, mouse movement and window/control manipulation in order to automate tasks...

    Free Windows

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    TinyTask

    TinyTask provides quick and easy automation by recording-playback. It is a case study in minimalist programming: the entire program is only 32k -- and over 14k are graphics, which means the executable portion is very small and...

    Free Windows

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    AutoKey

    AutoKey is a desktop automation utility for Linux and X11. It allows you to manage collection of scripts and phrases, and assign abbreviations and hotkeys to these. This allows you to execute a script or insert text on demand in any...

    Open Source Linux X11

    • Discontinued The program is no longer developed. As announced by the developer, last version, 0.90.4, released in May 2012, is feature complete and can be still downloaded from Google Code Archive.
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    TextExpander

    TextExpander saves you countless keystrokes with customized abbreviations for your frequently-used text strings and images. Save time and effort with TextExpander! Whether its a simple email signature or several paragraphs of a...

    Commercial Mac Windows iPhone iPad

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    Automator

    With Automator, you can accomplish time-consuming, repetitive manual tasks quickly, efficiently, and effortlessly. Automator lets you skip the complex programming and scripting that is normally required to create automations. Instead...

    Commercial Mac

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    Actiona

    Actiona (formerly known as Actionaz) is a task automation tool. It allows you to create and execute action lists. You don't need to know any programming language to use it: its intuitive interface allows you to create action...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    Action(s)

    Action(s) is a free automation software that lets you build workflows that accomplish manual tasks quickly, efficiently, and effortlessly. It doesn't require any knowledge of scripting languages, you create and execute automation...

    Free Mac Windows

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    • Discontinued Since November 2013 the program is no longer supported. Last version, 1.1.8, released in December 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • AutoKey Py3

    A Python 3 port of AutoKey, the desktop automation utility for Linux and X11. It allows you to manage collection of scripts, and assign abbreviations and hotkeys to these scripts allowing you to execute them on demand in whatever...

    Open Source Linux

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    Typinator

    What is Typinator? Have you ever experienced the tedium and frustration of having to repeatedly type your name, e-mail address, home page url, or other words or phrases again, again and again? Do you frequently need to quickly...

    Commercial Mac

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    EventGhost

    EventGhost is an advanced, easy to use and extensible automation tool for MS Windows. It can use different input devices like infrared or wireless remote controls to trigger macros, that on their part control a computer and its...

    Open Source Windows

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    Quick Macros

    Quick Macros automates repetitive tasks, even the most complex. Your macros can press keys, click buttons, links, menu items, on-screen images and other UI objects, manage windows, run and manage files, wait for various events, show...

    Commercial Windows

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    WinAutomation

    WinAutomation is the most advanced Windows Automation app, featuring a Macro Recorder and a Web Recorder. With WinAutomation you can teach your computer to perform your repetitive tasks automatically. Some of the tasks you can...

    Commercial Windows

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    AutoMate

    AutoMate sets an entirely new standard for server and desktop automation. Built on the experience earned from delivering automation to more than 9000 sites across 40 countries, AutoMate 8 now adds the power of virtual and cloud-based...

    Commercial Windows

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    vTask Studio

    vTask Studio includes all the features you need to automate your computer, such as launching apps, mouse actions, and loops. Of course, it goes beyond the basics, and also includes advanced automation capabilities such as checkpoints...

    Commercial Windows

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    Programmer's Tool

    Programmer's Tool allows you to set global hotkeys to launch applications, to bring applications to the foreground, to copy text to clipboard or send text to open applications. It also allows you to create a custom menu to quickly...

    Free Windows

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    Perfect Macro Recorder

    Automate any kind of repetitive tasks using keyboard and mouse macro recorder! Perfect Macro Recorder is a keyboard and mouse macro recorder & automation software that can help you accomplish your work quickly through automating...

    Commercial Windows

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    Hoekey

    HoeKey is a lightweight portable application that helps you create user-defined hot key combinations that control a wide variety of Windows functions from launching programs to modifying windows.

    Free Windows

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    Automation Anywhere

    Automation Anywhere Premier Revolutionizing automation software New Version: Supports Windows 8 Automation Anywhere Premier is designed to let you visually create, execute and manage your automation. A state-of–the art user...

    Commercial Windows

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    WeeScript Automation

    WeeScript is one of the most advanced automation and application building tools available. Anyone be it an IT professional or highschool student will be able to create applications, using our simple drag and drop tasks and macro...

    Freemium Windows Twitter

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    Mouse Recorder Pro 2

    Mouse Recorder Pro 2 is a free mouse and keyboard recording application which will record your computer mouse and keyboard input, allowing you to repeat an operation easily and fast. You can play what you have been recording in a...

    Free Windows

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  • Javauto

    Javauto is an automation language, unique due to its ability to perform mouse clicks, simulate keyboard input, and perform pixel searches. It compiles to executable code that runs on the JVM, so any program you write will be cross...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Hammerspoon

    This is a tool for powerful automation of OS X. At its core, Hammerspoon is just a bridge between the operating system and a Lua scripting engine.

    Open Source Mac

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    MouseRobot

    MouseRobot is an easy, powerful and versatile tool for automation of repetitious actions and routine tasks, such as filling of forms, image processing, installation and setting of programs, etc. You only have to set desired operations...

    Commercial Windows

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    Axife Mouse Recorder

    Record, modify, and play back mouse and keyboard actions to help automate repetitive tasks or assist in gaming actions. FEATURES • Record all mouse and keyboard events in any window application. • Unique smart recording...

    Commercial Windows

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    WinTask

    Automate any combination of tasks, whether Web or Windows applications, with WinTask macro software.

    Commercial Windows

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    Perfect Automation

    Perfect Automation provides the best choice in work automation and great time saving features. This software will help you to increase your productivity, save you time and money. You can use Perfect Automation as a launcher, a...

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued The program seems to be no longer developed, but last version, 2.7.1, released on April 05, 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.
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    Auto Clicker Typer

    This software can record all the clicks and typing that you do on your computer and then replay it for you which means it will do every action that you did on your computer again. You can do wonders with this software, all you need is...

    Free Windows

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  • Do It Again

    Free, simple program that allows you to make your computer automatically perform a task for you. Record a task (or macro), then run or play it back and watch your computer automate the task.

    Free Windows

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    WinParrot

    Free software for easily automate your recurring tasks. * Automate your recurring tasks * Load your data into your applications (Internet Explorer, Oracle Applications, SAP ...) using data from an Excel spreadsheet * Test the...

    Free Windows

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    Macro Toolworks

    Macro Toolworks - Windows automation software. Automate programs with scheduled tasks (task scheduler included). Record macros in macro recorder. Use keyboard macros to send keyboard keys (keystrokes) and for text replacement (auto...

    Freemium Windows

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