West Des Moines, Iowa, February 9, 1999 -- CE Software, Inc., a wholly
owned subsidiary of CE Software Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ SC Symbol: CESH), today announced
that national computer retail chain Micro Center will carry QuicKeys for Windows.
The first commercial Windows automation utility of its kind, QuicKeys for Windows
helps computer users save time and boost productivity by automatically performing
hundreds of common computer tasks.
"Weíre glad to work with Micro Center to bring the automation power of QuicKeys
for Windows to a wider range of computer users,î said Christian F. Gurney, president
and CEO of CE Software. Beginning this month, Micro Center will stock QuicKeys for
Windows at its 13 stores nationwide. The Ohio-based retailer plans to expand to 20
stores this year.
Released in November, QuicKeys for Windows has already earned positive customer and
industry feedback, including recommendations from PC World, PC Magazine, Newsweek
and Londonís Sunday Times. QuicKeys for Windows is also a finalist for the prestigious
Excellence in Software Award from the Software Publishersí Association.
QuicKeys for Windows uses hot keys and custom toolbars to automate common but time-consuming
computer tasks, such as opening programs, typing text, choosing from menus, plus
many more. QuicKeys also automates longer, more complicated tasks by recording the
keystrokes and mouse-clicks involved in the task then playing them back, quickly
and accurately, whenever the user presses the hot key or clicks the toolbar button
designated for that task.
Pricing and Availability
QuicKeys for Windows is $49.95 and is available now direct from CE Software at (800)
523-7638. QuicKeys for Windows is also available through national distributors such
as Ingram Micro, from leading mail-order catalogs such as PC Connection and MicroWarehouse,
from software retailers such as Micro Center, and via the Internet at www.quickeys.com.
CE Software, Inc.
For more than a decade, CE Software, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of CE SOFTWARE
HOLDINGS, INC. (NASDAQ SC Symbol: CESH), has developed automation utilities and E-mail
software that save time and boost productivity for millions of Microsoft Windows
95/98, Windows NT and Mac OS users. For more information: (515) 221-1801 or www.cesoft.com.
© Copyright 1999 CE Software, Inc. All rights reserved. CE Software, CE and
the CE Software logo are trademarks and QuicKeys is a registered trademark of CE
Software, Inc. Microsoft, Windows and Windows NT are registered trademarks of Microsoft
Corporation in the United States and other countries. All other brand or product
names are trademarks of their respective owners.