TextExpander 2.1 Adds Single Character Abbreviations, Improved
Performance for Fast Typists

San Francisco, CA — April 22, 2008 — SmileOnMyMac has released
TextExpander 2.1, an update to its customizable typing shortcut tool
for Mac OS X. With TextExpander, users can define abbreviations for
frequently-used text strings and images, also known as snippets. When
an abbreviation is typed, it expands automatically to the full

TextExpander now allows single character abbreviations. The update
improves performance and reliability for fast typists and preserves
format when creating snippets from a selection or the Clipboard.
Several other improvements and minor bug fixes have been made as well.

A 30-day fully-functioning demo of TextExpander can be downloaded at
http://www.smileonmymac.com/textexpander/download.html. The price is
$29.95. A Family Pack license is available for $44.95, which covers up
to five computers in one household. Mac OS X 10.4 or higher is
required. TextExpander 2.1 is a free update for registered users of
TextExpander 1.x and 2.x.

What’s new in TextExpander 2.1
– Improves performance and reliability for fast typists
– Allows single character abbreviations
– Remembers open groups in Preference pane
– Preserves format when creating snippets from selection or Clipboard
– Fixes problem expanding when there are multiple nested snippets
– Minor fixes and improvements

TextExpander features:
– Insert standard greetings, text, and signatures including formatted
text and pictures
– Save keystrokes by typing short abbreviations to get long snippets
– Organize snippets into groups
– Add snippet groups from external files and online sources
– Sync snippets via .Mac
– Insert the current date and time in any format you prefer
– Correct typos automatically
– Print snippets by group
– Type special characters without launching the special characters
– Position the cursor wherever you want in your expanded snippet
– For programmers, make editor-independent code templates and invoke
– Import from Textpander, TypeIt4Me (v2 & 3) and Typinator (v1)
– Available in English, German, French, Japanese and Italian

SmileOnMyMac makes creative productivity software for Mac OS X, such
as PDFpen, the PDF editing tool that won an Editors’ Choice Award from
The Mac Observer; DiscLabel,the Macworld Eddy award-winning CD label
design program; PageSender,feature-rich fax software that also
received an Eddy; TextExpander, the typing shortcut tool, and
BrowseBack, the visual web history tool that won Best of Show at
Macworld 2006. All SmileOnMyMac products are available to download
free at http://www.smileonmymac.com