TextExpander Alternatives for Linux
An open source, cross-platform text expander written in Rust.
- - espanso is the most popular Mac & Linux alternative to TextExpander.
Comments about espanso as a Alternative to TextExpander
Open Source, cross-platform, good configuration interface (yaml!)-2
AutoKey is a desktop automation utility for Linux and X11. It allows you to manage collection of scripts and phrases, and assign abbreviations and hotkeys to these. This allows you to execute a script or insert text on demand in any program.
The program is no longer developed. As announced by the developer, last version, 0.90.4, released in May 2012, is feature complete and can be still downloaded from Google Code Archive. A maintained port, updated to run on Python 3, has been hosted on GitHub with the name AutoKey , previously known as AutoKey Py3
This tool lets you simulate keyboard input and mouse activity, move and resize windows, etc. It does this using X11's XTEST extension and other Xlib functions.
Repeat is a full-fledged, Java mouse/keyboard record/replay and automation hotkeys/macros creation using modern programming languages, and more advanced automation features. Working across three major OSes: Windows, OSX, and Linux.
I just want a quick way to expand a text snippet into a longer chunk of text. For example, I want to type 'sig' and have it expand into my complete email signature – no matter what browser or email client I’m using.
A keyboard macro tool. Contribute to bostrt/quikey development by creating an account on GitHub.
The last release in Github is Nov 29, 2020. The website no longer loads.