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Free PhraseExpress Alternatives

The best free alternative to PhraseExpress is espanso, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to PhraseExpress and many of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to PhraseExpress are FastKeys, Beeftext, ClipboardFusion and Texpand.

PhraseExpress alternatives are mainly Text Expanders but may also be Clipboard Managers or Application Launchers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of PhraseExpress.
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • iPhone
  • iPad

The autotext and text expander software "PhraseExpress" manages frequently used phrases for quick insertion into...

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  1. espanso icon

    espanso

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    An open source, cross-platform text expander written in Rust.

    ⚫︎ Works Offlineespanso can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingespanso supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    ⚫︎ Portableespanso can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  2. All in one Windows automation software. Fully configurable text expander, start menu, shortcuts, auto complete and mouse gestures. User-defined commands to run files, open webpages, send macros or automate anything. Incredibly powerful but yet simple to use.

    ⚫︎ AutocompletionFastKeys can predict and complete the rest of a word or phrase you're typing.
    ⚫︎ PortableFastKeys can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Most users think FastKeys is a great alternative to PhraseExpress.


  3. Beeftext is an open-source text substitution tool for Windows.

    ⚫︎ PortableBeeftext can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Almost everyone thinks Beeftext is a great alternative to PhraseExpress.

    It is on a good start, the variable feature works well. Free software, simply start typing with your keyword and it will autofill for you. So far, I have achieved a good result. Hope to keep using it.

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    Best alternative to Phrase Express for my use : replace a little text by a sentence I use often for ex. So usefull when I write reports. Last but not least : open-source project, doesn't collect my datas, free forever and still under development.

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    Free, essential, small footprint

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    Exactly what I want. Replacing a predefined small text with a larger text!

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    Fast, small footprint and free forever

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    Daedalus

    It's fast and lite (and free)

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  4. ClipboardFusion icon

    ClipboardFusion

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Windows S
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Google Chrome
    • Kindle Fire

    ClipboardFusion is a powerful clipboard manager, complete with HotKeys, text scrubbing, text replacing and completely customizable clipboard Macros. ClipboardFusion can remember your clipboard history, and even sync it between computers using the ClipboardFusion Online service.

    ⚫︎ End-to-End EncryptionClipboardFusion has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
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  5. Texpand icon

    Texpand

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    Texpand is a text expansion app that helps you save a lot of time by assigning shortcuts to your frequently used texts. Features include:

    ⚫︎ AutocompletionTexpand can predict and complete the rest of a word or phrase you're typing.
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  6. Lintalist icon

    Lintalist

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Lintalist allows you to store and (incrementally) search and edit texts in bundles and paste a selected text in your active program.

    ⚫︎ Import CSV DataLintalist can import data from a CSV (Comma seperated values) file.
    ⚫︎ PortableLintalist can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Main search window. 1: Type query.
2: Menu + search options.
3: Result list with Part 1, Part 2, Key(board shortcut), Short(hand, abbreviation). Columns are dynamic, if part 2, key or short are not present in the loaded bundle(s) they will not be displayed.
4: Preview of top most or selected snippet text. In statusbar: loaded bundle(s) and hits / number of snippets.
  7. Auto Text Expander for Google Chrome icon

    Auto Text Expander for Google Chrome

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Chrome OS
    • Google Chrome

    Save time and keystrokes by assigning shortcuts to commonly used text.

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  8. Text Expander - Typing Hero icon

    Text Expander - Typing Hero

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android

    Text expander lets you create keywords to write words, phrases, templates, emojis, or anything.

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    TyperTask

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Increase your efficiency by automating your keyboard with TyperTask! This tool simulates keyboard typing, and can be used to instantly type common phrases. Use it to automate chat conversations, website logins, programming code blocks, HTML tags, or anything else you can imagine.

    ⚫︎ PortableTyperTask can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Discontinued

    The product is no longer available on the company website. Last version, 1.20, released in March 2012, can be still downloaded from Softpedia

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    ProKeys

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Google Chrome

    Save time and effort in emails, etc. with ProKeys! Define snippets, do math in browser, auto complete braces, and much more.

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