TextExpander Adds Backup Support

Smile Software announced the immediate availability of TextExpander 3.2 for the Mac on Tuesday. The update for the typing shortcut utility for Mac OS X added the ability to backup and restore snippet groups from within the application.

TextExpander lets users create custom abbreviations that auto-expand into full words or phrases when typed. Along with words and phrases, the abbreviations, or snippets, can hold scripts that run automatically as well as graphics.

TextExpander for Mac OS X

Version 3.2 also added new keyboard shortcuts for expanding the top snippet search results, Dropbox syncing has been improved, and more.

TextExpander 3.2 is priced at US$34.95 and is available for download at the Smile Software Web site. The update is free for version 3 users.