How iOS 7 Affects TextExpander touch

Philip Blog, iPhone, TextExpander, TextExpander Tips

When you update to iOS 7, you may find that TextExpander doesn't work in some apps which did work on iOS 6. Due to a change in iOS 7, those apps no longer have access to shared snippets. We have communicated with developers whose apps support TextExpander, and we've provided them an updated SDK with a new way to share …

iPhone Developers Integrate TextExpander touch

Philip Blog, iPhone, TextExpander, TextExpander Tips

TextExpander touch for the iPhone, we also released an SDK (Software Development Kit) that other iPhone developers could use to integrate TextExpander touch functionality into their apps. The response has been very positive, both from developers and users. Tip: If you want to use TextExpander touch with an app that supports it, you must turn on “Share Snippets” in the …

TextExpander iPhone tip: Snippets To Go

Philip Blog, iPhone, TextExpander, TextExpander Tips

TextExpander touch. It’s easy to transfer snippets from your Mac to your iPhone. But it’s just as easy to transfer snippets from your iPhone to your Mac–or a friend’s Mac, as long as it’s running TextExpander 2.7 or later. (Your friend can easily download the free demo!) Here’s how: 1) Under Groups, select the snippet group you want to send. …

Using Texter (Windows) with TextExpander touch

Philip Blog, iPhone, TextExpander Tips

Texter is a free text expansion application for Windows developed by the folks at Lifehacker. You can use Texter bundles with TextExpander touch on the iPhone. Here’s how: 1. Download and install Texter 0.6a, which has support for exporting bundles in TextExpander format. 2. Launch Texter, select your bundle tab, and choose Export to TextExpander File from the Bundle menu. 3. …

No Superhero Powers Over iPhone OS

Philip Blog, iPhone, TextExpander

TextExpander touch for the iPhone tomorrow. We’ve been inundated with requests for this since the iPhone was first introduced, so it’s nice to give the people what they want. I also feel it’s important to be absolutely clear about what TextExpander cannot do. Chris Pirillo, of Lockergnome fame, sent me this question: “Will the iPhone app work like the desktop …