KeyCue 6.6 gets ready for OS X Mavericks


Hagenberg, Austria: August 29, 2013 — Ergonis Software today released KeyCue 6.6, an improved version of the company's popular keyboard shortcut cheat sheet. KeyCue is a handy tool for learning and remembering keyboard shortcuts. With a simple keystroke or click, KeyCue displays a table with all available keyboard shortcuts, system-wide hotkeys, as well as key combinations for triggering macros in Keyboard Maestro, QuicKeys and iKey.

The most important thing about KeyCue 6.6 is probably that KeyCue is now ready for OS X Mavericks, which is expected to be released later this fall. The new version works around an incompatibility with Mavericks and comes with an improved assistant for granting KeyCue accessibility permissions on Apple's next operating system.

KeyCue 6.6 can now also import plain text files with command names and offers improved visual feedback during drag and drop of custom shortcuts with headers. It comes with an improved installer, which now reliably cleans up temporary files after automatic updates. Finally, KeyCue 6.6 enhances compatibility with Finale and contains a couple of other improvements and fixes.

Visit Ergonis Software's website to learn more about the changes in this release and to download and try the new version.

The productivity paradox of keyboard shortcuts is that shortcuts were designed to increase productivity. However, productivity actually decreases when applications provide large numbers of shortcuts, in particular when the shortcuts are defined inconsistently across applications. KeyCue’s elegantly simple solution is to display an instant overview of currently available keyboard shortcuts – application-specific menu shortcuts as well as system-wide hotkeys and user-defined shortcut descriptions. Over time, KeyCue users will automatically remember frequently used shortcuts and start working more efficiently.

KeyCue has already received many awards, including a 4.5-Mice award from MacWorld magazine.

Availability and Ordering

KeyCue requires Mac OS X 10.5.8 or newer.

The upgrade to KeyCue 6.6 is free for anyone who owns a valid license for KeyCue 6. Upgrade paths are available for owners of older licenses. For information about purchases, including enterprise licenses, volume discounts, and upgrade pricing offers, see the company's web site.

Instead of purchasing KeyCue by itself, customers can get the Macility Productivity Bundle that also contains two of the company's other productivity tools, PopChar X and Typinator.

About Ergonis Software

Ergonis Software develops ergonomic and intuitive software that boosts the productivity of Mac and PC users. Ergonis Software, a privately held company founded in 2002, is headquartered in Hagenberg, Austria.


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