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Press Release for 18 Aug 2015

Stairways Software releases Keyboard Maestro 7.0.1

Perth, Western Australia - 18 August 2015 - Stairways Software Pty Ltd is pleased to announce Keyboard Maestro 7.0.1, the new version of its powerful productivity enhancer for OS X.

Version 7 refines the editor in a variety of ways, adding autocomplete, inserting actions by name, coloring and renaming actions, integrated access to the wiki help, macro triggering and modification history and much more.

Version 7 continues the long tradition of putting more power at your finger tips, allowing macros to be specific to particular windows, adding window, folder and clipboard changed triggers, support for double and triple tap hot key triggers, and a new sleep trigger.

With the new version, you can now customise your Macro Palettes (Toolbars) in a wide range of colors and styles to suit your needs or preferences.

And, of course, version 7 lets you do even more, adding a new Custom HTML Form action, Switch/Case statements, a Group action, simulating hardware keys and modifiers, support for press-and-hold of buttons, keys and modifiers. Version 7 embraces Swift and JavaScript for Automation (JXA), adding support for executing those scripts and using them in conditions.

The already powerful Found Image facilities are enhanced further by allowing control over where on the screen to look for the image.

Watch the What's New Video on the home page to see some of the new features.

With over a hundred other improvements, there is bound to be something for everyone.

Keyboard Maestro 7.0 requires OS X Yosemite 10.10.0 or later.

Changes in 7.0.1:

Editor Improvements

Themed Palette Styles

Macro Additions

Engine Additions

Editor Minor Changes

Minor Changes

Bug Fixes

Keyboard Maestro is engineered by Stairways Software Pty Ltd and distributed by FastSpring. Keyboard Maestro is licensed on a per user basis, and an individual user can use it on five Macs.

New customers can purchase Keyboard Maestro from <> for US$36. Customers with five or more users should contact us for a volume discount quote.

Customers who purchased Keyboard Maestro directly from us after January 1, 2015 have been issued a free upgrade to Keyboard Maestro 7. If you have not received your free license, you can find your free license upgrade at <>.

Customers who purchased Keyboard Maestro version 6 prior to 2015 can upgrade to Keyboard Maestro 7 for US$18 until 15 October 2015 and for US$25 after that date. Customers who purchased older versions of Keyboard Maestro can upgrade to Keyboard Maestro 7 for US$25. If you have not received your instructions on how to upgrade, you can find details by looking up your Keyboard_Maestro license at <>.

Keyboard Maestro 7 is not available from the Mac App Store (and probably never will be).

A fully-functional unlicensed trial version of Keyboard Maestro can be downloaded from <>.

For sales enquires, volume purchases, customer service, technical support, or to contact project management, our current contact information is listed at <>.

Extensive online documentation on Keyboard Maestro can be found at <>.

A brief taste of Keyboard Maestro in action can be found at <>.

For more information about anything to do with Keyboard Maestro visit <>.

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