Macro Express Features

Macro Express provides the tools and features necessary to make you more productive. With no programming language or skills required you will soon be saving time and gaining efficiencies using Macro Express to perform your every-day tasks. It will allow you to automate and simplify practically any function on your computer. Several of the features are listed below.

Creating Macros

  • Over two dozen Quick Wizards
  • Record keystrokes and mouse
  • Create advanced macros with the Editors

Macro Commands

  • If/Then logic
  • Repeat loops to repeat sequences
  • Load programs or web sites
  • Manipulate files and folders
  • Create multiple choice menus
  • Insert text or specific keys
  • Timing options – delays, pauses & more
  • Full keyboard or mouse playback
  • Math calculations
  • Automate Windows system functions
  • Read data from files and transfer to other applications
  • Paste rich text into documents
  • Error handling
  • Over 800 commands available


  • Text, Integer, Large Integer, Decimal & Control variables
  • Named variables
  • No limit to the number of variables available

Script Editor

  • Edit more than one macro at a time
  • Notes field for each command
  • Improved macro debugging features

Macro Activations

  • HotKey
  • Shortkey
  • Schedule
  • Window Title
  • Mouse Event
  • Popup/Floating Menus
  • Control Event
  • Plus others…

Other Features

  • Create Categories for organizing macros
  • Silent install option for multi-user installation
  • Choose which applications a macro can run in
  • Enhanced password protection of macro files
  • No limit to the number of macros created
  • Quick capture of temporary macros
  • Support for ultra high definition monitors

View the Macro Express Data Sheet for more information.

See our Product Comparison page to compare features with Macro Express Pro.

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