- Apr 12, 2001
Smile Software has released TextExpander 5.1.2 with a fix for OS X El Capitan-related crashing on launch and other minor bug fixes and improvements. The update is free for all users running TextExpander 5 or later.
TextExpander is a popular typing utility for Mac that can expand custom keystroke shortcuts into frequently-used text and pictures. The tool can insert text ranging from email signatures to paragraphs, automatically fix typos, autocomplete forms and more.
What's new in 5.1.2:
Addresses El Capitan related crash on launch
Other minor fixes and improvements
What's New in Version 5:
Suggests snippets from phrases you habitually type
Reminds you of missed opportunities to use your abbreviations
Customize snippet file location
Sync via iCloud Drive or any sync folder
Simplified expansion of lengthy fill-ins and scripts
Search and expand snippets, abbreviations, and suggestions inline as you type
Preview expanded snippet
Refreshed statistics display
Updated for Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite (required)
TextExpander 5 is $44.95 with a free trial available, or $19.95 for users upgrading from a previous version.
Article Link: TextExpander 5 Updated to Fix Crashing on OS X El Capitan and Other Bugs