Mea Culpa: TextExpander 2.4.1

TextExpander 2.4.1 is now available. In the course of fixing the memory leak for 2.4, I made a mistake on the code for handling the case of abbreviations. Once again “tiat” and “Tiat” can expand to “This is a test.” Yay! To all those affected, sorry for the trouble, and happy typing!

TextExpander: Nice AppleScript Shortcut for bit.ly

easy way to get TinyURLs via TextExpander‘s AppleScript snippet capabilities. bit.ly is another URL shortening service that has some very interesting features, like history, thumbnails and click-through stats. Jonathan Berger posted an article at LIVEdigitally on creating a TextExpander AppleScript snippet to quickly generate bit.ly shortcuts. It works. Here’s the link to his article, bit.lyfied:… Read More »

TextExpander: Accented Words in English

List of English Words with Diacritics. I picked the words that seemed most useful to me and created a snippet group. List of the Accented Words Snippet Group (PDF) If you download TextExpander 2.3, you can easily add this Accented Words group by clicking on the plus sign (+) under your snippet list in the… Read More »

TextExpander: CSS Snippet Group

TextExpander 2.2. We added a new snippet group of CSS definitions (created by me!) that you can use. To do so, click on the plus sign (+) below the snippet list and choose “Add Predefined Group”. “CSS Snippets” has been added to the list. It’s always an fun intellectual exercise for me to develop a… Read More »