JavaScript TextExpander Date / Time Formatting

Greg Scown Blog, TextExpander, TextExpander Tips

TextExpander comes with broad date and time format support, but it may not have everything you want. Sometimes, we solve that by adding features. Other times, we can lean on TextExpander’s scripting support. Some users have asked for ordinal date (1st, 2nd, 3rd, …13th …31st) support. Here’s how to leverage a popular JavaScript library to make that work today. Important: …

Come See Us At J.E.R.K. Conference

Maia Olson Blog, Public Appearances, TextExpander

This October, TextExpander is excited to sponsor the Juris Educational Resource Knowledge for Legal Nurse Consulting conference, known as the J.E.R.K. conference. This is the 8th annual medical-legal nurse conference. Just a few of the topics covered will be injury, catastrophic trucking accidents, digital evidence from EMR systems, major burns, and analysis of nursing home cases. The J.E.R.K. will be …

Smile @ Slack Frontiers conference

Maia Olson Blog, Public Appearances, Smileworthy

We’re big fans of Slack for team communication here at Smile. You can read some of our tips over on our TextExpander blog. So, we were excited to be part of Slack’s first conference, Slack Frontiers, where we could soak up the productivity tips, and meet other efficient teams. Slack did not disappoint. Shout out to the Slack team for …

TextExpander Tip of the Week: Typos, AutoCorrections and Double Capitals

Maia Olson Blog, TextExpander, TextExpander Tips

In the course of typing, your fingers may fumble. Whether conscious or accidental, there are a variety of ways your fingers can and will jumble your words. TextExpander has several solutions for correcting your little typing errors. Accidental Double Capitals Capital letters begin sentences and proper nouns, as well as occur in the middle of some of your favorite brands …

TextExpander Adds Per-Group Snippet Prefixes

Maia Olson Blog, Software Releases, TextExpander, TextExpander Tips

With group prefixes, you can assign a unique abbreviation prefix for each snippet group. This is a fast and easy way to organize and distinguish one group of snippets from another, something we’ve talked about before on our blog. What are group prefixes? For example, for that group of snippets you’ve made to communicate with your tax lawyer you can …