xType Alternatives

    xType is described as 'allows you to quickly insert frequently used phrases in your applications' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 10 alternatives to xType for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Android, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is Beeftext, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like xType are TextExpander (Paid), aText (Paid), Texpand (Freemium) and CodeExpander (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jun 23, 2021

    1. Are you tired of repeatedly typing the same text over and over again? - The custom email signature you only use for your close friends. - The markdown snippet you use 5 times a day. - The text emoji you like so much (\/) (°,,,°) (\/).
    2. TextExpander boosts team productivity by cutting the repetitive typing that creeps into every task. A quick shortcode while typing drops in the necessary language to send to clients and customers.
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    3. aText accelerates your typing by replacing abbreviations with frequently used phrases you define. E.g. make an abbreviation “myname” to insert your name “First Middle Last” in any application. With aText you can easily avoid typing the same thing over and over.
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    4. Texpand is a text expansion app that helps you save a lot of time by assigning shortcuts to your frequently used texts.
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    5. CodeExpander is a smart feature with TextExpander and embraces the GitHub Gist client. It saves and manages text or script snippets that require repeated input and can be expanded automatically by setting abbreviations.
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    6. Available since 1989, TypeIt4Me is the original text expander for Mac OS. Any time you enter text in your Mac by typing it at the keyboard, TypeIt4Me can help you do it faster and more accurately.
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    7. canSnippet allows developers to: - enter code and save it as a snippet into the application - save any selected text from everywhere (websites, text editors...
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      Write emails faster! Increase your productivity with templates and keyboard shortcuts on Gmail, Outlook, or LinkedIn. Create templates out of repetitive pieces of text. Insert them in your emails within seconds with shortcuts, and respond faster to your customers!
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    8. Access your commonly typed phrases with Android’s first “text expansion” app! Access a database of your commonly typed phrases with Android’s first “text expansion” ap...
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    9. TastenTrick (german for a trick with keys) is a productivity tool providing the following features: 1. Text expansion 2. Local note-taking by using the Caps Lock key 3. Userdefined keyboard shortcuts (invoke websearch for selected text, start programs etc.)
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