Macro Express

Macro Express

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.6
out of 16 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    3.10
  • Total Downloads:
    150,613
  • Date Added:
    April 01, 2014
  • File Size:
    22.28MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    26
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8

Editors' Review

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We're still trying to figure out if there's anything Macro Express can't do. It can automate typing a phrase, clicking an interface button, ejecting the CD-ROM, dialing a modem, pinging a site, and changing the desktop wallpaper. It can activate shortcuts with hot keys, text aliases, mouse movements, and pop-up menus. Neophytes get a great help file and wizards for just about everything. Power users can edit scripts manually and link macros with conditionals and variables. You can spend hours at play in the fields of the options menu. True, Macro Express takes up a considerable amount of system memory (9MB), and its forbidding interface keeps it (by a hair) from our highest recommendation. But its usability and mind-boggling feature set make it a superb choice for common users and IT professionals.
 
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User Reviews
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  • 1 stars

    "DO NOT DOWNLOAD THIS! Security issue."

    March 03, 2012   |   By rwtiedemann

    Version: Macro Express 3.9

    Pros

    You have a serious security issue with this down load. I downloaded this and almost immediately someone took over my computer. I had to do a system restore. Since I restored and removed this program I have had no further intrusions.

    Cons

    You have a serious security issue with this down load. I downloaded this and almost immediately someone took over my computer. I had to do a system restore. Since I restored and removed this program I have had no further intrusions.

    Summary

    You have a serious security issue with this down load. I downloaded this and almost immediately someone took over my computer. I had to do a system restore. Since I restored and removed this program I have had no further intrusions.

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  • 1 stars

    "Corporate Terrorism"

    June 11, 2011   |   By Brokebacka

    Version: Macro Express 3.8a

    Pros

    *Relatively easy to use
    *Works in many games

    Cons

    *Company unethically shuts down programs (full screen games in particular) that you use Macro Express as soon as it expires.
    *Free and cheaper alternatives available such as AutoHotKey

    Summary

    Company is completely disreputable in how it shuts down your programs/full screen software you are using Macro Express in as soon as it expires, crashing such software unless you buy it. Made me lose valuable data with this terrorist act. I recommend avoiding this software and choosing similar software from more ethical companies than this one.

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  • 5 stars

    "Macro Express is Great"

    November 08, 2010   |   By pbuchsbaum

    Version: Macro Express 3.8a

    Pros

    * It's reliable
    * Can be used like a robot
    * Productivity grows a lot
    * It's very easy to learn

    Cons

    * Some softwares (Word, etc.) demand fine tuning (delay between keys, etc.) in order to works right. But it's a general problem in automation programs

    Summary

    One of my top 5 sharewares. It helps to save my life. I've used happy for years.

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  • 5 stars

    "BEST MACRO PROGRAM IN ITS CLASS, HANDS DOWN, BAR NONE."

    February 27, 2010   |   By magenta33

    Version: Macro Express 3.8

    Pros

    Huge command and function set, highly flexible, quick and easy script creation or capturing, superb contextual help, no bugginess. Combines power with ease like nothing else. This program is the end of the macro rainbow :-)

    Cons

    So far I've found only one capability lacking - the ability to enable / disable the mouse. Because this is inconsequential to me, the program still gets 5 stars.

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  • 4 stars

    "WOULD GIVE A PERFECT 5 IF it included Character Map!"

    December 18, 2009   |   By allinjac

    Version: Macro Express 3.7d

    Pros

    Can not live without this app...

    Cons

    Does not include Character Map Images so if you are a gamer and use Character Maps for your name you can not save them to the MACRO EXPRESS otherwise it is awesome awesome awesome

    Summary

    You gotta buy it... If you like saving time and energy you need need need this application!

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  • 5 stars

    "Very powerful application"

    October 18, 2009   |   By addict123

    Version: Macro Express 3.7d

    Pros

    Huge feature set
    Easy to use

    Cons

    None found

    Summary

    I have been using Macro Expres for years and cannot praise it enough. It does excel at simplifying repetitive tasks. It's packed with features but the user interface is streamlined.

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  • 5 stars

    "working of line download vevry good.."

    June 08, 2008   |   By kade_jan

    Version: Macro Express 3.7c build 1 3.7.3.1

    Pros

    every body can use work esy

    Cons

    some time system of program it's hang

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  • 1 stars

    "Reboot problems. Had to use system restore in ssafe mode to restart."

    January 26, 2008   |   By dizzylee

    Version: Macro Express 3.7c build 1 3.7.3.1

    Cons

    Reboot problems. Had to use system restore in ssafe mode to restart.

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  • 5 stars

    "Great macro software"

    June 26, 2007   |   By u1bd2005

    Version: Macro Express 3 3.5e build 1

    Pros

    This program is great, its useful as an auto typer and is easy to speed up the typing for when you want to post the same message several times.

    Both the capture macro and script editor are easy to use.

    Cons

    its only a 30 day demo, but theres a way to get around it, if you wish to use it after the demo has expired then just set your computers date a day or two before the trial expired, you will then be able to use it again, then simply set the date back once you've finished using it.

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  • 4 stars

    "WORKS WELL"

    March 11, 2007   |   By ken144

    Version: Macro Express 3 3.5e build 1

    Pros

    IT DOES WAT IT'S SPOUSE TO. it captures the movement and when it's played it moves to the exact location as it was suppose to , Over all a good software but not the best.

    Cons

    Don't use this in any games. this will get you baned especially from runescape. there is a way to not get caught but i will not mention it here.

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    Full Specifications

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    What's new in version 3.10
    Version 3.10 has added support for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 and fixed a problem with the LICENSECODE advanced installation option.
    General
    Publisher Insight Software Solutions
    Publisher web site http://www.wintools.com/
    Release Date April 01, 2014
    Date Added April 01, 2014
    Version 3.10
    Category
    Category Utilities & Operating Systems
    Subcategory System Utilities
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows
    Additional Requirements None
    Download Information
    File Size 22.28MB
    File Name macex3.exe
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 150,613
    Downloads Last Week 26
    Pricing
    License Model Free to try
    Limitations 30-day trial
    Price $39.95

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