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Press Release for 24 Oct 2023

Stairways Software releases Keyboard Maestro 11

Perth, Western Australia - 24 Oct 2023 - Stairways Software Pty Ltd is pleased to announce Keyboard Maestro 11.0, the new version of its powerful productivity enhancer for macOS.

Version 11 extends the editor by adding a New Macro Wizard and new Security preference pane, and enhanced searching and syncing.

The engine adds a new keyboardmaestro command line tool for triggering macros, modern JavaScript syntax, Apple Text Recognition option, a new palette to show active macro groups, enhanced scripting support, and more.

There is a new Space Changed trigger, and new trigger options for hot keys and device keys. Version 11 also adds support for using modifier taps in Typed String triggers.

There are lots of new actions including Prompt for Snippet, Create Calendar Event, Send Pushover Notification, Set Screen Resolution, Select Menu by Name, Remove Clipboard Flavors, Set Audio Device, Mute Audio Device, Get Location and more.

There are also lots of new options to existing actions, such as waiting for an image to appear and then clicking on it, more actions with progress bars, more options for pressing buttons and finding buttons in application windows, and many more.

There are a whole bunch of new tokens and functions for getting information about web browsers, document paths, application versions, screen resolutions, audio devices, clipboard flavors, and system information.

Plus there are new conditions and new filters and a bunch of minor tweaks and fixes.

Keyboard Maestro 11.x requires macOS 10.13 High Sierra or later, and has a Hardened Runtime and is Notarized, and is native for Intel 64 bit and Apple Silicon.

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 up to five Macs.

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

Customers who purchased Keyboard Maestro directly from us after March 1, 2023 have been issued a free upgrade to Keyboard Maestro 11. If you have not received your free license, you can find your free license upgrade at <>.

Customers who purchased a prior version of Keyboard Maestro before March 1, 2023 can upgrade to Keyboard Maestro 11 for US$25*. Until December 15, 2023, customers who purchased Keyboard Maestro version 10 before March 1, 2023 can upgrade for the discounted price of US$18*. Customers will be emailed instructions on upgrading, but 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 11 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 <> and on the wiki at <> and the very active and very helpful forum at <>.

A brief taste of Keyboard Maestro in action can be found at <>, and for a complete list of What's New, see the wiki page at <>

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

*costs are per user (on up to five Macs), for the current major version, in US$, plus applicable taxes. There is no subscription fee.

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