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TypeIt4Me for Mac

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out of 77 votes

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  • Date Added:
    Nov. 21, 2010
  • Price:
    Free to try; $27.00 to buy
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Editors' Review


TypeIt4Me is a text-expansion and autocorrection utility, an app that can save you tons of time (and wrist strain) by automatically expanding frequently used words, phrases, and even images with just a few quick keystrokes.

Users have several good apps to choose from in this category, and TypeIt4Me is one of the best and longest-lived (with a successful track record that stretches past two decades). As with similar apps, you just type in a few letters to access your "clippings"--or you can even choose an abbreviation from TypeIt4Me in the menubar. You can set abbreviations to work system-wide or just in specific applications, and an AutoCue feature lets you use clippings with variable data (for example, a commonly typed sentence but with an embedded number that you can change on the fly). TypeIt4Me also gives you a fairly reliable AutoCorrect (using your Mac's spell checker), and you can easily define corrections for your most frequent errors.

TypeIt4Me still lacks some capabilities we'd like to see (such as easier, integrated syncing among machines), but overall it has an extremely useful and flexible feature set and--important for a pervasive app like this--proven stability.

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User Reviews

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5 stars

"Speeds My Workflow Tremendously!"

December 21, 2010  |  By photojon

 |  Version: TypeIt4Me 5.0.4


Fast. Easy interface. Easy to update and change output as needed. Great support from Riccardo Ettore (though it is rarely needed).


Absolutely none.


I have used TypeIt4Me since well back in the OS 9 days. It is simply indispensable in my work as a newspaper sports photographer. Every team, and every position and sport, that I cover has TypeIt4Me shortcuts. Photo captioning on deadline is a breeze, as TypeIt4Me saves me hundreds of keystrokes.

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4 stars

"I works seamlessly in all the 5 languages that I use!"

November 22, 2010  |  By ipol

 |  Version: TypeIt4Me 5.0.4


I use it since the early 90ies and never ran into a problem or glitch!


It's there, it works, you adapt easily.I wouldn't want to replace - or miss it!


It's there, it works, you adapt easily.I wouldn't want to replace - or miss it!
And it works in all the 5 languages that I use!

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Full Specifications

What's new in version 5.0.4
TypeIt4Me 5.0.4(28) released today now includes the Spanish localisation.
Publisher Riccardo Ettore
Publisher web site http://www.typeit4me.com
Release Date November 21, 2010
Date Added November 21, 2010
Version 5.0.4
Category Business Software
Subcategory Word Processing Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.5 Intel/PPC
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 20.3MB
File Name TypeIt4Me.dmg
Total Downloads 3,770
Downloads Last Week 1
License Model Free to try
Limitations Not available
Price $27

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