What Does Keyboard Express Do?

Keyboard Express is a Windows keyboard macro utility. It allows you to issue just about any series of keystrokes to your windows applications with the touch of a key. It automates things that you do repetitively on the computer.

Creating a Macro

  1. Enter the keystrokes and other functions in the easy to use Editor.
  2. Capture the keystrokes on the fly as you are typing, for later playback.
  3. Use the Quick Macro option to automate a number of Windows functions.

Running a macro

  1. Press a hotkey – 846 combinations available
  2. Type a short text string
  3. Run the macro on a schedule

Here are a few things that Keyboard Express can do for you

Less Typing

  • Press a key to insert name, address, boilerplate text and more.
  • Quickly insert symbols or international characters.
  • Easily date and time stamp documents.

Improve Customer Support

  • Write answers to frequently asked questions and save them as macros. Instead of retyping responses to each repetitive email question, just press a hotkey.
  • Create boilerplate text for price quotes, job orders, special instructions, etc.

Quick System Access

  • Shut down the computer, reboot, lock workstation and more.
  • Minimize, maximize or cascade windows with a key press.
  • Press a hotkey to open specific Control Panel applets or other Windows folders such as the Recycle Bin, Fonts, Printers, etc.

Internet Helper

  • Open your favorite web sites with a macro.
  • Press a hotkey to perform a web search.
  • Automatically fill in forms.

Speed work in applications

  • Automate tedious menu sequences in applications.
  • Create hotkeys to perform repetitive tasks in programs.
  • Automate tasks between two applications. 
  • Launch programs.
  • Schedule programs to run unattended.

Other Helps

  • Create reminder messages to display on screen at specific dates and times.
  • Automatically resize windows or move to a different location.
  • And much more!

Sounds, repeats, delays, pauses, display windows and more may also be included in macros.

For more information, download the Keyboard Express features Data Sheet (344 KB Adobe PDF).