AutoHotKeyfor Windows


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AutoHotkey is a free, open-source scripting language. This versatile software emulates keystrokes, manipulates Windows files and folders, runs loops and manipulates variables. Created for Windows only, this tool is easy to use.

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Start using this tool now and create hotkeys for your joystick, keyboard, mouse, and any form of remote control that you prefer.

AutoHotkey is a scripting language for Windows. It allows you to create small and complex scripts on your computer. AutoHotkey is easy to use. Even if you are not familiar with the software, you will be amazed how easy it is to use.

AutoHotkey is open-source software. This means that using this tool is free of charge. You can see how their code works whenever you wish.

You create almost anything with keystrokes and mouse-clicks. Any input combination has the potential to become a hotkey. The syntax of the program is designed flexibly. This allows you to focus on the task itself, rather than on details and technicalities of the writing process.

AutoHotkey expands abbreviations automatically. If you would type in ‘btw,’ for example, this software will display the full form of the abbreviation. In this case ‘by the way.’

The software comes with other features as well. Some of them are remap keys, editing soundcard settings, and transforming your keyboard into a mouse. Once acquainted with AutoHotkey you configure your clipboard and customize your menu items. This software can run AutoIt v2 scripts and convert script files into EXE.

Is there a better alternative?

AutoHotkey is an open-source and easy to use tool. It is designed in such a way that you can solely focus on the task before you, and not on the little details of the writing process as well. This idea makes it stand out from the competition.

Where can you run this program?

You can run this program on Windows only. AutoHotkey can run on older systems, such as Windows 7, as well.

Our take

AutoHotkey is a scripting software for Windows. It is easy to use and free. Mastering this tool can make your computer time much more effective.

Should you download it?

Yes. This software is not a burden on the work footprint on your system. The convenience AutoHotkey provides is too good to pass up.


  • Free of charge
  • Open source software
  • Increases your workday productivity
  • Makes life more convenient
  • Easy to use


  • Difficult to learn
  • Requires scripting
  • Not available on Mac

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