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Alfred_3.1_718.dmg | 2.63 MB

Release DateSeptember 5, 2016
Operating SystemsOS X

Running with Crayons

Publisher's Description

Alfred is an award-winning app for Mac OS X which boosts your efficiency with hotkeys, keywords, text expansion and more. Search your Mac and the web, and be more productive with custom actions to control your Mac.

Productivity at your Fingertips

Find apps & files

Launch apps and find files without lifting your fingers from the keyboard.

Search the web

Search your favourite websites with default and custom search keywords.


Perform quick maths calculations and copy the result to your clipboard.

Spell & Define

Check your spelling or swiftly find the definition of a new word.

System Commands

Sleep your Mac, empty Trash, activate your screensaver and more with keywords.

Quick Look

Tap the Shift key to preview the content of a file without opening it.

Large Type

Pop up a phone number or any text in large text on your screen.

Usage Stats

See just how addicted to Alfred you are with your own usage stats graph.

Clipboard History

Search and paste past copied text clips, images, file paths and colour hex codes.

Snippet Expansion

Save frequently used text clips as snippets, and auto-expand them anywhere.


Create or import immensely powerful workflows to boost your productivity.


Keep your hands on the keyboard and launch apps and files using hotkeys.

Navigation & Actions

Navigate your file directory and perform actions on results.

Control iTunes

Search your iTunes music collection, browse genres or play random albums.

Recent Documents

Locate recently used files and documents for your favourite apps.


Customise Alfred's colours, fonts, sizes and more. Share your themes with friends.


Find files with Alfred and attach them to a new email to a contact in a snap.


Get secure and fast access to websites with 1Password's bookmarks integration.

Default Searches

Use the default fallback searches or customise them for more efficient search.

Sync Settings

Keep your Alfred settings in sync across your Macs with ease using Dropbox.

File Buffer

Search for files and add them to your buffer to take action on all of them at once.

Shell integration

Quickly open Terminal and run Shell commands from Alfred's command box.

View Contacts

Search your local Contacts and copy or take action on their details.

Getting Started

Comprehensive guides to get you started with workflows and new features.

Search and Browse
Search and Browse
Type Less, Say More
Type Less, Say More
Extend and Automate
Extend and Automate
Control Your Music
Control Your Music