Macro Express Features

Both Macro Express and Macro Express Pro offer a wide range of features that will increase your productivity and save you time. Check out our product descriptions below to see which version of Macro Express is right for you or click here to view a more detailed comparison chart.


Macro Express

Macro Express contains hundreds of commands that allow you to practically automate any function on your computer. With no programming language or skills required you’ll soon be saving time and gaining efficiencies using Macro Express to perform your every-day tasks. Macro Express offers a variety of features that help simplify your daily processes. They include:

  • Over two dozen Quick Wizards to guide you through the process of building a macro.
  • An easy-to-use Capture process that allows you to record keystrokes and mouse movements.
  • Create more advanced macros with the Script Editor and Direct Editor tools.
  • Multiple methods for executing macros including Hot Keys, Shortkeys, Schedule, Window Activation, Mouse Clicks, Popup/Floating Menus and others.
  • Restrict playback to specific programs and windows or allow macros to run in all programs.
  • Use logic and variables for more powerful macros.


Macro Express Pro

Macro Express Pro provides dozens of extra features designed for the advanced macro user. In addition to the features listed above, Macro Express Pro offers:

Script Editor Enhancements
  • Edit more than one macro at a time
  • Create snippet blocks of code for quick insertion into macros
Additional Macro Activations
  • Directory Modification
  • System Event
  • Process Event
  • TCP/IP
  • Clipboard Text
Improvements to Variables
  • Named variables
  • No limit to the number of variables
  • Additional variable types such as
    Date/Time, Boolean, etc.
More Macro Commands
  • Paste rich text into documents
  • External Script to run JScript,
    VBScript or HTA scripts
  • Join and split text string variables
  • Additional math functions
  • Date and time calculations
  • GoTo and Label
  • Lock keyboard & mouse during
    macro runs
Other Features
  • Multiple macros may run simultaneously
  • Load more than one macro file at a time
  • Quick capture of temporary macros
  • Enhanced password protection of
    macro files