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LaunchBar for Mac

By Objective Development Free to try

Key Details of LaunchBar

  • Open apps, files, and URLs via abbreviation
  • Last updated on 09/29/20
  • There have been 1 update within the past 6 months
  • The current version has 0 flags on VirusTotal badge_icon

Developer's Description

LaunchBar is an award winning productivity utility that offers an amazingly intuitive and efficient way to search and access any kind of information stored on your computer or on the web. It provides instant access to your applications, documents, contacts and bookmarks, to your music library, to search engines and more, just by entering short abbreviations of the searched item's name. You just hit Command-Space to bring LaunchBar's input window to front, enter an arbitrary abbreviation, and as soon as you start typing LaunchBar displays the best matching choices, ready to be opened immediately. Start applications, open documents, invoke system services, compose emails or navigate the web - LaunchBar will be your essential servant.

Full Specifications

What's new in version 6.13.1

  • Added "Apple Music" search template.
  • Improved song metadata shown in the Info Browsing list.
  • Improved browsing of Finder tags (via "Tags" indexing rule or category).
  • Improved enforcing of subtitle display while pressing the Control-Option-Command modifier keys.
  • Showing a message dialog when an action cannot be performed due to missing permission in System Preferences > Security > Privacy > Accessibility.
  • Fixed: Sending text to a search template via Send-to or Instant Send didn't work.
  • Fixed: When copying an email address, a mailto-URL was copied instead.
  • Fixed: Missing encoding of #-character in web searches.
  • Various minor bug fixes.


Release September 29, 2020
Date Added September 29, 2020
Version 6.13.1

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Macintosh
Additional Requirements
  • macOS Catalina
  • macOS Mojave
  • macOS High Sierra
  • macOS Sierra
  • OS X El Capitan
  • OS X Yosemite


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