FAQ: Why my text content is changed inside Unclutter note/clip (Text Substitutions)

If you ever notice your quotes, dashes or even some text fragments are changed in Unclutter note or clipboard text editor, this is a macOS Text Substitutions in action.

Yes, your Mac has a powerful set of tools to help you work with text. This includes spell checking, auto-correction, quick text substitution and other useful functions. Usually you adjust these settings in System Preferences → Keyboard → Text (tab).

When you launch Unclutter for the first time, the app reads these settings from system and stores in its own preferences. Now, if you need to change how Unclutter handles your text, here is what you should do.

15 Cool Things You May Have Missed in Unclutter

Unclutter for Mac - A list of features, tips & tricks for even more simple and productive workflow

You’ve already been using Unclutter for quite some time and think you know everything about its functionality?
Maybe you’ve tried the app once, didn’t get it and never came back to it?
Or you simply never used Unclutter before?

Doesn’t matter. Today we are going to show you some goodies you could have missed or never knew existed in Unclutter. Including a few popular issues addressed by our users, so you could easily solve them as well.