Shorthand is described as 'Save hours of typing with Shorthand for Windows, the award winning keyboard simulation, text assembly and document preparation tool that works on top of existing Microsoft Windows'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Shorthand for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPad, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Beeftext, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Shorthand are aText (Paid), TextExpander (Paid), Texpand (Freemium) and Typinator (Paid).
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- Increase your efficiency by automating your keyboard with TyperTask! This tool simulates keyboard typing, and can be used to instantly type common phrases. View 49 alternatives to TyperTask
The product is no longer available on the company website. Last version, 1.20, released in March 2012, can be still downloaded from Softpedia
- Free • Proprietary
- 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. View 49 alternatives to CodeExpander
- Freemium • Proprietary
- Breevy is a text expander for Windows that helps you type faster and more accurately by allowing you to abbreviate long words and phrases -- saving you time and money. View 35 alternatives to Breevy
The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 3.37, released in October 2016, can be still downloaded from the official website.
- Paid • Proprietary