KeyCue for Mac

KeyCue for Mac

Download Editors' Rating:
3.5
Very good
Average User Rating:
4.6
out of 18 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    6.1
  • Total Downloads:
    5,560
  • Date Added:
    April 10, 2012
  • File Size:
    3.66MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    3
  • Operating Systems:
    Mac OS X 10.4 Intel/PPC, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel/PPC

Editors' Review

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Keyboard shortcuts don't just save you time, they're also good for you. Using shortcuts is one of the easiest ways to wean yourself from your mouse and cut down on repetitive strain injuries in your hands and wrists. So any app like KeyCue that can help you learn new shortcuts and remember old ones is worth a look.

KeyCue is a very simple app; you just hold down the command key (or any key combination you choose), and KeyCue instantly displays a clear, clickable menu of all the shortcuts currently available in the application you're using.

KeyCue comes with many variations and preferences (everything from different menu themes to the ability to change the pop-up menu time delay), but the instant shortcut menu is its core functionality. If you also use the macro-program Keyboard Maestro, KeyCue is even more useful, as it will display the shortcuts for all your predefined macros as well. The only major strike against KeyCue is its price, which might be too high for some users given the app's narrow functionality.

 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

"Great small utility app!"

June 20, 2012  |  By canadaalberta

 |  Version: KeyCue 6.1

Pros

Quick, complete, and very useful overview of all shortcuts for an app, beautifully visualized in a grid format. Perfect for learning and choosing keyboard shortcuts.

Cons

None. Really works well.

Summary

Using it daily for years and still loving it.

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5 stars

"Another Great Ergonis Product"

April 11, 2012  |  By tostoba

 |  Version: KeyCue 6.1

Pros

Great product.
Easy to use.
Works in the background.
Easy updates, and low pricing.

Cons

None. The program works as expected

Summary

KeyCue 6.1 is the most recent addition to my stable of Ergonis products, and there is no doubt the quality of this latest update is superior. I am thoroughly impressed by the clean interface, smooth execution of commands, and the ease of updating that has long characterized this company's efforts to stay on the cutting edge of constantly evolving technology.

What I like best about the products is their seamless integration with Mac OS X, and the careful attention paid to the need for them to function correctly, and work in the background thus eliminating the need to "activate" them in any complicated manner.

Kudos to the design team. You have outdone yourselves in this version. But, more importantly, the ease with which your company provides updates coupled with the low cost, makes it #1 on my list of preferred software companies. Congratulations!

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 6.1
  • KeyCue now displays Keyboard Maestro items with string triggers.
  • KeyCue is now a universal 32/64-bit applicaton.
  • Optional inclusion of beta versions in the automated check for updates.
  • Signed with a Developer ID certificate in preparation for Mountain Lion's Gatekeeper.
  • Fixes a memory issue when checking version numbers of active applications.
  • The date and time of the last update check is now correctly shown for the current time zone (instead of GMT).
  • KeyCue now requires Mac OS X 10.5.8 or newer.
General
Publisher Ergonis software
Publisher web site http://www.ergonis.com/
Release Date April 10, 2012
Date Added April 10, 2012
Version 6.1
Category
Category Desktop Enhancements
Subcategory Desktop Customization
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Macintosh, Mac OS X 10.4 Intel, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel, Mac OS X 10.5 PPC, Mac OS X 10.4 PPC
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 3.66MB
File Name KeyCue73-Install.dmg
Popularity
Total Downloads 5,560
Downloads Last Week 3
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 30-use trial
Price $24.99

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