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Actions for iPad extends the keyboard and mouse and helps improve workflow by serving as a virtual shortcut remote for the Mac or PC.
What's NewIMPORTANT! Update your Actions Server in order to use the new features.
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Actions' pads just became more intelligent. Now you can send a shortcut or keep it in hold, without having to specify the desired behavior.
Forget about saving your presets, let Actions and Dropbox do the hard work.
â€¢ Sound volume works independent of ring tone volume.
â€¢ No more moving to create/load button view.
App Descriptionâ€¢ Featured in AppStore's Best of 2012 and Editor's Choice in several countries â€¢
Control your computer applications in the best way, your way.
Advanced but incredibly simple to use, Actions is a revolutionary app that lets you interact more naturally with your computer, thanks to your beloved iPad.
You can send a wide variety of commands (see the list below) to any software with a tap and create your personal palette for each one. Your most usedÂ actions will be always lying directly at your side, handily and neatly organized in Sets and Subsets.
Each Set is completely customizable with different colors and many iconsÂ (+900!), and contextual aware: change app on your computer and your iPad will always show you the right set of actions, itâ€™s automagic!
Actions coversÂ universal digital needs: you can both improve and streamline you workflow with massive softwares as Adobe Suite's and idly control your everyday apps with ease, or even iTunes remotely from the warm side of your sofa.Â
Direct manipulation and instant feedback lets you save time and frustrations, transforming your digital experience in something new, closer to the future of computer interaction.
Compose your palette choosing from a wide variety of actions:Â
â€¢ system commands
â€¢ media controls
â€¢ windows handling
â€¢ launch webpages
â€¢ create email templates
â€¢ text snippets
â€¢ Mac & Win compatibility
â€¢ Wi-fi syncing with auto-reconnection
â€¢ Works in landscape and portrait
â€¢ Organize your actions in Sets and Subsets
â€¢ Highly customizable (Sizes, Colors & Icons)
â€¢ 900 icons to choose from for your touchpads
â€¢ Multitouch gestures for most used actions
â€¢ Automatic set switching
â€¢ Target actions to a specific app
â€¢ Backup and exchange your sets with your friends
â€¢ Dropbox Sync
â€¢ Built in presets for the most popular applications, such as:
Ableton Live, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Photoshop, Aperture, Evernote, Excel, Internet Explorer, Final Cut, Finder, Firefox, Garageband, Chrome, iCal, iMovie, iPhoto, iTunes, Keynote, Logic Pro, Mail, Notes, Numbers, Outlook, Pages, Pixelmator, Powerpoint, Reeder, Reminders, Safari, TextEdit, Vlc, Word, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Media Player
*IMPORTANT NOTE: Not all listed presets are available for both Mac and Windows platforms
- Mac OS X Snow Leopard/Lion/Mountain Lion
- Windows XP/Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8 beta support (running iTunes)
- iPad and computer must be on the same Wi-Fi network
November 03, 2013 Price Decrease: $3.99 -> FREE!
September 26, 2013 New version 1.0.5
October 21, 2012 Initial Release