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Quick Macros is described as '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 dialogs, send/receive internet files and' and is a Text Expander in the office & productivity category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Quick Macros for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, X11 and Google Chrome. The best alternative is AutoHotkey, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Quick Macros are AutoIt, Pulover’s Macro Creator, FastKeys and Beeftext.

Quick Macros alternatives are mainly Text Expanders but may also be Task Automation Apps or Key Mapping Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Quick Macros.
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  1. AutoHotkey icon

    AutoHotkey

    • Windows
    149 alternatives to AutoHotkey 

    AutoHotkey is a free, open-source scripting language for Windows that allows users to easily create small to complex scripts for all kinds of tasks such as: form fillers, auto-clicking, macros, etc.

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    1.  LightweightAutoHotkey consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Support for scriptingAutoHotkey supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    3.  PortableAutoHotkey can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    AutoIt

    118 alternatives to AutoIt 

    Use a straightforward BASIC-like scripting language to automate your Windows GUI. Simulate key presses, mouse movement, window attributes and much more.

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    1.  PortableAutoIt can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Pulover’s Macro Creator

    • Windows
    57 alternatives to Pulover’s Macro Creator 

    Pulover’s Macro Creator is a Free Automation Tool and Script Generator. It is based on AutoHotkey language and provides users with multiple automation functions, as well as a built-in recorder.

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    1.  No Coding RequiredPulover’s Macro Creator can be used without an coding or programming skills.
    2.  PortablePulover’s Macro Creator can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    3.  Support for scriptingPulover’s Macro Creator supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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    From version 4.5.1, during installation, the user is presented with an offer for software by Lavasoft and a button to decline.

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    FastKeys

    • Windows
    118 alternatives to FastKeys 

    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.

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    1.  AutocompletionFastKeys can predict and complete the rest of a word or phrase you're typing.
    2.  PortableFastKeys can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Beeftext

    48 alternatives to Beeftext 

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

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    AutoKey

    • Linux
    • X11
    62 alternatives to AutoKey 

    AutoKey, previously known as AutoKey Py3, is a Python 3 port of the discontinued OldAutoKey , the desktop automation utility for Linux and X11.

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    1.  Support for scriptingAutoKey supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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  7. Keyboard Maestro icon

    Keyboard Maestro

    49 alternatives to Keyboard Maestro 

    Keyboard Maestro is the leading software for Mac OS X for customizing keyboards. This automation software will increase business productivity just by using simple keystrokes. It is the first choice for all your business efficiency needs.

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    1.  Support for scriptingKeyboard Maestro supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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    Actiona

    • Windows
    • Linux
    64 alternatives to Actiona 

    Actiona (formerly known as Actionaz) is a task automation tool. It allows you to create and execute action lists.

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    1.  No Coding RequiredActiona can be used without an coding or programming skills.
    2.  Works OfflineActiona can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    3.  PortableActiona can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    4.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Actiona without registration.
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    Karabiner Elements

    73 alternatives to Karabiner Elements 

    Karabiner, previously called KeyRemap4MacBook, is a very powerful keyboard remapper for Mac OS X. In addition to simple key remapping, it has special remapping modes like Emacs-mode, SandS-mode (Space and Shift).

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    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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