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Namely is possibly the fastest way to open applications. And unlike some other launchers, it doesn't require any learning.

You simply activate it using your preferred keyboard shortcut, start typing part of an application's name and see a list of matches as you type. Most of the time, one or two letters are enough. In fact, Namely learns your habits and makes your most-used apps even quicker to access over time. It's basically Spotlight for applications, only much faster, and highly addictive.

What's New in Namely

Version 2.5.1:
  • Time Machine backups of applications are now automatically excluded.
  • Moving the mouse over an application in the list will once again show its path in a tooltip.
  • Namely now ensures it's fully visible on your screen when launched.
  • Remade the application icon to include high-resolution versions.
  • Updated the appearance of the buttons for adding and

Requirements for Namely

Mac OS X 10.5 or later
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Namely User Discussion

4.9 32
Current Version (2.x)
Downloads 20,931
Version Downloads 9,323
License Free
Date 20 Nov 2007
Platform OS X / PPC 32 / Intel 32
Price Free
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