Getting Started

Step 1: Install Python

TextSpeedy is a Python desktop application, so you need to install Python 3.x version

Download the Installer:

  • Visit the official Python download page: https://www.python.org/downloads/
  • Select the latest stable Python 3 release.
  • Choose the installer that matches your operating system (Windows, macOS, or Linux).

Run the Installer:

  • Double-click the downloaded installer file.
  • Important:
    • Make sure to check the box that says “Add Python to PATH.” This will let you run Python commands directly from your terminal or command prompt.
    • Select the option “Install launcher for all users (recommended).”
  • Follow the on-screen instructions and complete the installation.

Verify Installation:

  • Open a terminal or command prompt.
  • Type the following and press Enter:Bashpython --version
    • If Python is installed correctly, you’ll see the installed version (e.g., Python 3.11.2).

Once the Python is installed, you will be able to run TextSpeedy on your computer.

Step 2: Download, unzip, and run TextSpeedy

  1. Download the TextSpeedy zip file and extract its contents.
  2. Double-click on the install.bat file to install Python packages
  3. Double-click on the run.bat file

Afterward, a tray icon will appear in the toolbar, allowing you to utilize TextSpeedy.

  • Right-click on the tray icon to open the context menu

Step 3: Create a Shortcut

On the left-hand side of the main window, you will find a list of your notes. Double-click on shortcut cell in each item or Right-click to select the Change Shortcut, then type the shortcut, and hit Enter.

Step 4: Using shortcut in any application

Type /shortcut in anywhere and hit Space to expand it.

Type /.shortcut in anywhere and hit Space to run code

Click here to watch a video demo of TextSpeedy.


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