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How to launch batch file?
so I created a batch file, but when I add to keyword to keebreeze .. and hit ok to set it.. and use the shortcut.. the dos window appears the disappears right away and nothing happens.. yet when I launch the .bat file normally it performs its ac...
Created 4 years ago by Vegeta in Questions

"Add keyword to keybreeze" in the context menu not working
Just installed Keybreeze on my Windows 10 laptop.  Selecting a file and choosing "Add keyword to keybreeze" in the context menu seems to do nothing.  What could be amiss? ...
Created 4 years ago by poboxreg in Questions

Programme Safety
Hi there, I quite like the features of this programme and have heard good reviews. However, I am concerned about how safe programme is as installing such a programme on a work machine comes with some risks, I guess. I was wondering if there are any a...
Created 4 years ago by poboxreg in Questions

Moving to a new computer
I just changed laptops after years of loading great Keybreeze shortcuts into the legacy unit.  I don't want to manually reload them.  I am hoping there is some way to merge the accounts or sync the data.  Ideas?Roger...
Created 4 years ago by rogermcmanus in Questions

Open Control Panel
How can I have Keybreeze open individual control panel items? Specifically, can it open the system control panel? Currently, it only seems to open the control panel folder, but I can't find a way to index the items in the folder. ...
Created 4 years ago by jah in Questions

Type command in macro
Happy New Year Every which way I can the macro will not output text. Tested in Notepad and tested in a browser. Just. Won't. Work. If it does I will update this post but very frustrating right now. I thought this was an issue of not upgrading but...
Modified 4 years ago by gcommand in Bugs

Control windows on your screen with QuickTab
Keybreeze lets you quickly control windows on your screen with QuickTab. It's similar to Alt + Tab, but it's faster and has way more features. QuickTab generally works best with the semicolon hotkey, but it also works well with Shift + Space. Here ar...
Modified 4 years ago by Andrew Langford in Knowledgebase

"Quotation Marks in Google Searches"
Previously i could search google with quotation marks. i.e. "John Smith" Ogden, Ut.....and get the resuts with John Smith , Ogden, Ut. Since i i uprgraded to 5,5. i will only get the search results for John.....will only get the search for the first ...
Created 4 years ago by John9x in Questions

Free Version/After 60 days
Downloaded the new 5.5 version. Was very happy with the old 4.0 version....Really not interested in all the extras with the Pro version. After the 60 day trial period what do i need to just use the free 5.5 version or revert back to 4.0. Thanks advan...
Created 4 years ago by John9x in Questions

denies me sync saying I do not have license fofr it
"You do not have the necessary license to run Keybreeze sync on this machine." What beyond Keybreeze Pro license is needed?...
Created 4 years ago by David Michelson in Questions

Will not launch URLs
Actually v5.5.2, but not available in the dropdown... None of my URLs will launch.  It opens the default browser, but does not launch a URL.  Nothing.  All my commands used to work just fine, then stopped. Bug?  ...
Modified 4 years ago by Jeffrey Herr in Bugs

Introducing Keybreeze Sync
Keybreeze Sync is an exciting new feature of Keybreeze Pro 5.5. It runs in the background and watches for any changes to your Keybreeze settings, such as a new note, keyword, text function, etc. Once it detects a change, it uploads your settings...
Created 5 years ago by Andrew Langford in Knowledgebase

License enhancements in Keybreeze Pro 5.5
Keybreeze 5.5 introduced two new enhancements for users who purchase the Pro version. If you purchase a license for Keybreeze Pro, you can transfer that license to a new machine if you get a new computer down the road. You can also transfer a license...
Modified 5 years ago by Andrew Langford in Knowledgebase

Always uses default browser
Even after unchecking the "Use default browser" setting and changing to point to Chrome, HotKey + text + Shift always launches a search in my default browser. I've tried a number of combinations, and I cannot get it to recognize my desire to use Chr...
Created 5 years ago by Jeffrey Herr in Bugs

How to paste KeePass passwords with Keybreeze macros
Keybreeze can paste custom text into text fields using text functions, and it can automate repetitive mouse clicks and keystrokes with macros. However, both text functions and macros are stored in plain text on your computer. If you store passwords i...
Modified 4 years ago by Andrew Langford in Knowledgebase

Index Entire Hard Drive?
Greetings, I also have Listary installed and when I search for "any" file, it takes a split second to show up - no matter where this file is located. I am having difficulty making this same feature work in Keybreeze. I search for a file in my downl...
Created 5 years ago by muzikman in Questions

Set Window Size
In an older version of Keybreeze that I used on my XP machine, I was able to set the window size of any application. I really appreciated that function, but it isn't available in version 4, which I am currently using. Is it availabe in the latest ver...
Created 5 years ago by Kelltic in Questions

Does Keybreeze support Windows 10 Shell and ms-settings commands?
Does Keybreeze support Windows 10 run commands in this format:   Personalization Windows = ms-settings:personalization shell:downloads   Thanks in advance, Matt...
Created 5 years ago by muzikman in Questions

Search Multiple sites with one keyword?
Greetings, I am new here and just installed Keybreeze. One important feature that I am looking for is the ability to search multiple web sites with one keyword.  For instance: Create a keyword 'MTV", to search multiple torrent sites for 'x'. ...
Created 5 years ago by muzikman in Questions

2017 Warm
Just like the 2017 skin, but this one features warm colors for the selection instead of a gray highlight: You can change the colors by tweaking these settings in the settings.ini file: keyword_color, keyword_selected_color, description_...
Created 5 years ago by Andrew Langford in Skins



  

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