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. …

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 …

TextExpander: HTML and Shell Script Tips from Macworld

Philip Blog, TextExpander, TextExpander Tips

A few interesting tips were published on Macworld.com today, in a piece titled “Creative text expanding“. Derik DeLong shared some ways he uses TextExpander to easily insert HTML tags using the clipboard. He also gives a few examples of using shell script snippets in the Terminal to execute Unix commands. I am certainly the least geeky person here at SmileOnMyMac …