Yankee Clipper Alternatives

    Yankee Clipper is described as 'A powerful Windows clipboard extender/memory- now in its third generation. Handles Pictures, Richtext, URLS, etc - any size. Features printing, drag and drop, optional permanent storage of clippings. Familiar "Outlook" interface'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Yankee Clipper for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is CopyQ, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Yankee Clipper are Ditto (Free, Open Source), RecentX (Paid), ClipboardFusion (Freemium) and 1clipboard (Free).

    This page was last updated Sep 20, 2021

    1. Multi-Platform Clipboard Manager with Advanced Features.
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    2. Ditto is an extension to the standard windows clipboard. It saves each item placed on the clipboard allowing you access to any of those items at a later time.
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    3. RecentX is an innovative launcher that gives you instant access to your files, folders, programs, websites & clipboard history. It automatically remembers your favorite & recent items so that you can launch them even faster.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Blackberry
      • Windows S
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
      • Google Chrome
      • Kindle Fire
      ClipboardFusion is a powerful clipboard manager, complete with HotKeys, text scrubbing, text replacing and completely customizable clipboard Macros. ClipboardFusion can remember your clipboard history, and even sync it between computers using the ClipboardFusion Online service.
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    4. 1Clipboard is managerial clipboard software that enables you to approach clipboard at any place on any device.

      Discontinued

      Since 2016, there is no new version. See changelog: http://1clipboard.io/update

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      CLCL is clipboard caching utility. * All clipboard formats are supported. * Template can be registered. * Pop-up menu is displayed by "Alt+C." * Menu can be customized. * Item is paste automatically. * Picture is displayed on a menu.
    5. ClipX is a tiny clipboard history manager. It is sweet, it is free, use it. You can use the system tray icon to restore your old clipboards and use a hotkey to paste them directly inside your favorite editor.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, ClipX 1.0.3.9 beta 7, released in July 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    6. Flycut is a clean and simple clipboard manager for developers. It based on open source app called Jumpcut.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Parcellite is a lightweight GTK+ clipboard manager. This is a stripped down, basic-features-only clipboard manager with a small memory footprint for those who like simplicity.
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    7. Shapeshifter is a clipboard utility for managing your clipboard history in Windows. Shapeshifter supports text, HTML, videos, files, pictures and even customized data between applications.
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