How does the TextExpander for Windows beta work?

Create a account to use the Windows beta.

You can download the beta app from our downloads page.

Once you run the installer, sign in.

The TextExpander for Windows beta is “headless” meaning that once you set it up your snippets will expand, but the normal user interface is missing. To edit snippets sign in to your account on You can view and edit snippets on You will likely have the best experience using the Chrome browser.

Interact with the TextExpander app on your PC by right-clicking on the TextExpander icon in the notification area/system tray. From there you can sign in, sign out, exit, and Check for Updates.

Watch a video on this with the Windows Beta video on our videos page.