Support for macOS text replacement / substitution


#1

I have many text replacements set up on macOS but they don’t seem to be working in the app. Can this be added?


macOS system text replacement shortcuts do not work
(JKVeganAbroad) #2

Sometimes known as “text substitution”. I have many emoji shortcuts synced between my iPhone and macOS keyboard, but they don’t work inside text fields within station.io


(T. Dampier) #3

Yes! This is a crucial workflow issue / feature request.
For example, when I type – or ==> i rely on the Mac text replacements from Keyboard.prefPane to turn them into — and ⇒
Without these and other entries in my dictionary, my writing workflow in online apps is TOAST.
Please, please fix. ty! :slight_smile:


(Charles Vestal) #4

:writing_hand: Brief description of the issue

Text replacement shortcuts set via System Preferences -> Keyboard -> Text do not work in Station.


:warning: Mandatory details

  • :gun: Trigger

Set at text replacement shortcut in System Preferences -> Keyboard -> Text
Attempt to use it in Station

  • :boom: Issue

Text replacement does not occur within apps loaded via Station. Text replacement does occur with these same apps when loaded in safari or chrome.

  • :movie_camera: Explanatory gifs/pictures

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  • :desktop_computer: OS version — 10.14.2

  • :gear: Station version — 1.35.0