Maccy 0.11.0


Maccy is a lightweight clipboard manager for macOS. It keeps the history of what you copy and lets you quickly navigate, search, and use previous clipboard contents.

  • Lightweight and fast
  • Keyboard-first
  • Secure and private
  • Native UI
  • Open source and free
  1. COMMAND (⌘) + SHIFT (⇧) + C to popup Maccy or click on its icon in the menu bar.
  2. Type what you want to find.
  3. To select the history item you wish to copy, press ENTER, or click the item, or use COMMAND (⌘) + n shortcut.
  4. To choose the history item and paste, press OPTION (⌥) + ENTER, or OPTION (⌥) + CLICK the item, or use OPTION (⌥) + n shortcut.
  5. To delete the history item, press OPTION (⌥) + DELETE (⌫).
  6. To see the full text of the history item, wait a couple of seconds for tooltip.
  7. To pin the history item so that it remains on top of the list, press OPTION (⌥) + P. The item will be moved to the top with a random but permanent keyboard shortcut. To unpin it, press OPTION (⌥) + P again.
  8. To clear all unpinned items, select Clear in the menu. To clear all items including pinned, select Clear in the menu with OPTION (⌥) pressed.
  9. To customize the behavior, check “Preferences…” window.

What's New Version 0.11.0

  • The application is now notarized by Apple. (#52)
  • Allow to open preferences using COMMAND (⌘) + , even when footer is hidden. (#112 and #113)
  • Support copying, storing, and pasting files. (#84)
  • Allow controlling the number of visible menu items. Hidden items remain in history and searchable. (#101)
  • Improved option to hide menu icon so it no longer requires a restart.
  • Fixed an issue when certain pasteboard items would crash the application. (#114)