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xType is described as 'allows you to quickly insert frequently used phrases in your applications' and is a Text Expander 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, aText, Texpand and Briskine.

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xType allows you to quickly insert frequently used phrases in your applications.

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  1. Beeftext icon

    Beeftext

    48 alternatives to Beeftext 

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

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  2. TextExpander icon

    TextExpander

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    60 alternatives to TextExpander 

    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. In the words of your best writer, gather the knowledge of your most experienced...

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    1.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
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    aText

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Parallels Desktop
    42 alternatives to aText 

    aText accelerates your typing by replacing abbreviations with frequently used phrases you define.

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    1.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    2.  Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in aText simultaneously.
    3.  Import CSV DataaText can import data from a CSV (Comma seperated values) file.
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    Texpand

    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    52 alternatives to Texpand 

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

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    1.  AutocompletionTexpand can predict and complete the rest of a word or phrase you're typing.
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      Briskine

      • Online
      • Microsoft Edge
      • Google Chrome
      • Safari
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      • Opera
      • Firefox
      55 alternatives to Briskine 

      Write emails faster! Increase your productivity with templates and keyboard shortcuts on Gmail, Outlook, or LinkedIn.

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      1.  Email template editorBriskine offers pre-defined email layouts so you can add content or customize your own templates.
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      CodeExpander

      • Mac
      • Windows
      52 alternatives to CodeExpander 

      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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      Textspansion

      35 alternatives to Textspansion 

      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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      TypeIt4Me

      • Mac
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      53 alternatives to TypeIt4Me 

      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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      canSnippet

      • Mac
      61 alternatives to canSnippet 

      canSnippet is a snippet management tool for macOS. It allows developers to easily save snippets and integrate them in any running application.

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      TastenTrick

      34 alternatives to TastenTrick 

      A text expander and note taking tool for Windows. Replace abbreviations with full sentences and take notes just by tapping caps lock ...

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      1.  AutocompletionTastenTrick can predict and complete the rest of a word or phrase you're typing.
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