PhraseExpress for Mac BETA

PhraseExpress for Mac is a powerful Text Expander and text snippet manager:

TextExpander alternative

The phrase menu provides instant access to your text snippets:

Phrase menu of the TextExpander alternative


  • No subscription - You own a life-time license with a single purchase. No recurring charges.
  • No forced use of cloud services - You can keep your snippets on your own computers.
  • Syncs with Windows and iPhone/iPad - Save time on your desktop PC and your mobile devices.
  • No conflicting snippets - Abbreviations can be re-used for multiple phrases.
  • No search hotkey required - Suggestions show up as you as-you-type.

Notable Features

  • Multi-level phrase structure instead only flat groups
  • Reusable autotexts to create multiple choice phrases (no "conflicting autotext").
  • PhraseExpress macro functions really make a difference. Those can be combined and nested to perform powerful tasks (multiple choice phrases, input forms, linking phrases, math calculations, string operations, conditional statements, loops, etc.).
  • Advanced autotext settings can be configured individually for each phrase.
  • Import of text snippets from TextExpander incl. a selection of macro functions.
  • Powerful SmartComplete feature saves you from memorizing abbreviations.
  • ForceTouch and Touchbar support
  • MacOS, iOS, Windows and Android versions available.

Download beta version

Join the beta test community and try PhraseExpress for Mac now!

  • The beta is work in progress. Specifications may change.
  • PhraseExpress for Mac version does not yet have the same feature set as PhraseExpress for Windows. New features will be added over time. Please test the software on the feature basis as provided. Feature requests are not required at this time.
  • Do not use beta versions in productive environments. Make a backup of your phrase file. Use at own risk.
  • Phrase file synchronization with PhraseExpress for Windows requires PhraseExpress v12.
  • Phrase file synchronization with PhraseExpress for iPhone/iPad requires the PhraseExpress iPhone/iPad App (beta).
  • Features and specifications provided on other web pages of the PhraseExpress website refer to the Windows edition, unless otherwise specified.


IMPORTANT: Read the very important installation notes! Do NOT miss them. Do NOT ignore them.

PhraseExpress for Mac - Beta