SpaceLauncher for macOS

Hold down spacebar while pressing a key to launch or switch to an app.

SpaceLauncher 2.0 is in beta testing, some information on this page is outdated for 2.0.

For 1.x users, see the SpaceLauncher 2 Upgrade Guide.

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Requires macOS 12.0 or later

Why spacebar?

It's bigger.

How to type space?

Just type spacebar.

SpaceLauncher is smart to recognize it.

I can't memorize these

Don't memorize. Just practice. Your fingers can memorize them easily.

And, SpaceLauncher will show you a hint,

hint window screenshot

depending on your typed keys after pressing spacebar down.

hint window screenshot

Moreover, only rarely used actions are highlighted (the actions used recently are gray), so you can find out the action you actually need quickly.

hint window with some gray rows

Stop reading, try it.

Feel safe to download. The app is signed and notarized by Apple.

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Requires macOS 12.0 or later

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