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Texter is described as 'Text substitution app Texter saves you countless keystrokes by replacing abbreviations with commonly used phrases you define' and is an app in the office & productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Texter for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPad, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is AutoHotkey, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Texter are FastKeys, PhraseExpress, Beeftext and TextExpander.

Texter alternatives are mainly Text Expanders but may also be Clipboard Managers or Note-taking Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Texter.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows
  • PortableApps.com

Text substitution app Texter saves you countless keystrokes by replacing abbreviations with commonly used phrases you define.

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  1. 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.

    ⚫︎ LightweightAutoHotkey consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingAutoHotkey supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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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.

    ⚫︎ PortableFastKeys can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  3. The autotext and text expander software "PhraseExpress" manages frequently used phrases for quick insertion into any application.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModePhraseExpress supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    Main program window to organize phrases in a multi-level folder structure
  4. 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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  5. TextExpander icon

    TextExpander

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    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.

    ⚫︎ Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
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  6. aText accelerates your typing by replacing abbreviations with frequently used phrases you define.

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

    Hammerspoon

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    This is a tool for powerful automation of OS X. At its core, Hammerspoon is just a bridge between the operating system and a Lua scripting engine.

    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsHammerspoon can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    Typinator

    • Mac

    What is Typinator?

    Have you ever experienced the tedium and frustration of having to repeatedly type your name, e-mail address, home page url, or other words or phrases again, again and again? Do you frequently need to quickly insert images like your signature, location plan, or.

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  9. 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.
  10. PhraseExpander icon

    PhraseExpander saves time typing texts, filling forms, launching programs, opening websites and automating common tasks by using customized shorts. It can also correct your spelling mistakes and includes a clipboard history manager.

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