Can TextExpander insert math symbols? (Mac)

Shonna Lemke Mac desktop

If you use math symbols a lot, and rely on the Edit->Special Character… palette, you can save time by setting up TextExpander for the commonly used symbols. So, for example: llar to → llla to λ llGa to Γ llth to ⊢ (ll …

I want TextExpander to expand when I type a specific delimiter character after my abbreviation. Which characters are delimiters? (Mac, Win)

Shonna Lemke Mac, Support, Windows desktop

Delimiters are [Space], [Tab], [Return], [Esc] as well as over 30 other characters such as period, comma, slash, backslash, brackets, and tilde. 1. Choose TextExpander > Preferences… 2. Click Expansion in the Preferences toolbar 3. Click Set Delimiters… to see all available delimiters What happens to the delimiter after …

Why does TextExpander force me to enable Accessibility access? (Mac)

Shonna Lemke Mac desktop

For privacy reasons (see above), Mac OS X does not allow third-party applications (such as TextExpander) to log keystrokes, unless Accessibility access is checked for TextExpander and TextExpander Helper in the Security & Privacy system preferences. It can be tricky to grant this access to TextExpander Helper on some Yosemite …