SmileOnMyMac TextExpander for Apple Mac computers is a fantastic utility to save time and avoids typing the same thing over and over on OSX operating systems.
If you have to switch between Windows and Mac computers and miss the productivity benefit of Text Expander on your Windows box, look no further:
“PhraseExpress” is a text expander for Windows that can import and synchronize your SmileOnMyMac TextExpander snippets for use on Windows:
PhraseExpress allows you to seamlessly use your boilerplate templates, created with SmileOnMyMac Text Expander, on Windows computers.
PhraseExpress supports many SmileOnMyMac Text Expander macro functions, including the %snippets% function to nest and link multiple text phrases or %fill% to allow additional text input.
It takes less than a minute to configure everything. Please watch this 1 minute tutorial:
That’s all! Now you have all your TextExpander text snippets for use with Windows.
PhraseExpress can not only import text snippets from TextExpander but also sync back any changes from Windows to the Mac platform. PhraseExpress works in both directions: You can create contents on either platform and sync it between your computers from Mac to Windows and the other way round, too.
Text snippet libraries can be shared by using any Cloud storage service such as Dropbox, GoogleDrive or Microsoft SkyDrive. You can even use any network shared folder to exchange text snippets between Mac and Windows.