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How to use Remember The Milk for Quicksilver
Quicksilver Tricks Many have tasted the increase in productivity by using Quicksilver as their Application launcher. Some even built more Quicksilver skins to make it look nicer. But only a few realized that there are still more Quicksilver actions available for them to use. As one of the Quicksilver’s big fans, here I am with full enthusiastic, presenting default actions and cool tricks that you can do with Quicksilver. Default Actions Listed below, 40 default Quicksilver actions.
SExpand Windows only: Free application Executor is an application launcher very similar in look and feel to Lifehacker reader's favorite application launcher, Launchy. In fact, after a bit of testing Executor might have just snagged Launchy's place as the app launcher of choice on my Windows machine. One of the major differences between the two is Executor's emphasis on keywords. Although it does text search for just about anything, Executor gives priority to user-assigned keywords for launching apps, documents, and folders. Executor
SExpand Open source Mac utility Quicksilver isn't just an application launcher—it's a comprehensive keyboard interface. Launching applications and documents is just Quicksilver's gateway drug: The more you get used to doing things with Quicksilver, the more things you want to do with it. Out of the box Quicksilver comes with the barest essentials, but once you add the right plug-ins that interact with menus, apps, documents, and settings, you can accomplish more and more complex tasks from that familiar three-paned prompt. After the jump, check out top 10 favorite Quicksilver plug-ins, and how to set them up. To install a Quicksilver plug-in, visit the Plug-ins pane and simply check off its name from the list. Top 10 Quicksilver plug-ins
How to control iTunes with Quicksilver I like assigning rating to songs that are currently playing. QS, if I remember correctly (I don't have my Mac in front of me at the moment) ships with applescripts that will do this. I know I could have assigned global quicksilver hotkeys to these scripts, but instead I just assigned them regular QS abbreviations of 1-5. So if iTunes plays a song I really super duper like, it's just CMD-SPACE, 5, enter. The neat part is that this will work even if iTunes is just running in the background.
SExpand by Adam Pash Click to viewQuicksilver is bar-none the best productivity application on the market today. Whether we're talking Mac, Windows, or Linux, freeware or shareware, this Mac-only, freeware application launcher-and-then-some is the best productivity booster I have on my computer. Quicksilver can be used to launch files and applications, manipulate data, and seamlessly plug into almost any application on your Mac so that you can perform actions as soon as you think of them in a few short keystrokes.
by Nick Santilli I'm not the most organized person around, but when it comes to my computer I'm set in my ways of folders within folders within folders. I'd bet you're much the same way. But a few months back I abandoned my hierarchical folder tree, and now, all my files are dumped into the Documents folder. It's ugly, and I don't really like to look at it. Ever. Metadata as a 'filing system' with Quicksilver