CuteClips is a small app that stores the last twelve entries in your clipboard.
It can store up images, URLs, text or files in a nice smoked glass dialog, complete with preview and is activated by a hotkey
A new version, released today, offers a smart improvement to the way you can select the clippings. In the past, you has to tab, or use the arrow keys or mouse to select the clip you wanted.
Now, hitting Control reveals the numbering of the clips, and hitting the corresponding Function key paste that entry in:
There are other utilities that do that same thing, notably CopyPaste, which offers far richer features but is also far more expensive (USD 30). Quicksilver can do this too, but lacks the facility to make a clipping sticky and thus available forever (it doesn’t actually lack this — see Henning’s remarks in the comments).
CuteClips does the job for me, making my work in Mail.app and elsewhere faster and more efficient.
It costs only 5 euros (USD 6) and is available from the developerâ€™s web site .
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Tags: Clipboard, clippings, CopyPaste, cute clips, helpful apps, Productivity, quicksilver