Paste as Typed Text

November 29, 2013 by Gabe | [mmd] |

It's dumb but very helpful. This short Keyboard Maestro macro is a fix for forms that do not allow direct pasting of text.1 For example, some web forms require you to type in a password or phone number rather paste. Whatever the reason, this macro accomplishes a paste by typing each character. I think the macro is self explanatory.

  1. UPDATE: I noticed the clever TJ Luoma also wrote about a similar macro for removing formatting from text. Same idea but different use case. 

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