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Alfred 3.2

Running with Crayons has issued Alfred 3.2 with improved workflow building, Script Filter enhancements, and integration with 1Password. You can now drag from a connection point to an empty space to create a new workflow object. Scripts can now output variables, and you can tell Alfred to re-run a script after a set amount of time. Thanks to added compatibility with 1Password 6.5, Alfred can now show results from multiple vaults and open logins directly in your default Web browser. The keyboard-driven launcher also fixes an issue with navigating out of empty folders in Copy To / Move To file actions, updates the iTunes option to ignore movies and TV shows from the mini-player, and streamlines Alfred’s core for improved performance. (Free, £17 for Powerpack, 2.7 MB, release notes, 10.9+)

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