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Keyboard Maestro URL Handler (KMLink) – Introduction and Basic Usage

Keyboard Maestro offers many ways to trigger macros, but unfortunately there isn’t a URL handler that lets you trigger macros via a URL. There are a number of keyboardmaestro://  URLs handled by the built-in url scheme, but executing a macro isn’t an

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Trigger a Keyboard Maestro Macro with a Finder Shortcut / Icon

Using the Keyboard Maestro URL Handler (KMLink), you can create clickable shortcuts that you can use in Finder to trigger KM macros. Why would this be helpful? I have a macro that synchronizes my tracked time between two different applications. I wanted

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Keyboard Maestro URL Handler – Link Injection

Introduction This post outlines some advanced usage of the Keyboard Maestro URL handler (KMLink). A few weeks ago I was automating some Chrome form filling with Keyboard Maestro. It occurred to me that the perfect trigger for what I was

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