CE Software, Inc. - Press Releases & Announcements

Back to Press Release Index


For Immediate Release

Editorial Contact
Sue Nail
CE Software, Inc.
(515) 221-1801 ext. 3025 or (605) 235-1991
David Bowman
Softdisk, LLC
(318) 221-8718 ext. 255
Softdisk DownloadStore: http://www.downloadstore.com

QuicKeys for Windows Now Available at Softdisk DownloadStore.com
E-commerce pioneer offers CE Softwareís new automation utility

West Des Moines, Iowa, February 24, 1999 -- CE Software, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of CE Software Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ SC Symbol: CESH), today announced that E-commerce vendor Softdisk, LLC will offer QuicKeys for Windows for purchase from its DownloadStore Web site. A revolutionary new time-saving utility for anyone who uses Microsoft Windows, QuicKeysí handy hot keys and custom toolbars automate hundreds of computer tasks, saving users time and improving productivity.

"Weíre pleased to have QuicKeys offered by a long-time veteran of electronic commerce," said Christian F. Gurney, president and CEO of CE Software. "Softdisk has been a pioneer in many aspects of online software retailing."

David Bowman, executive vice president and COO of Softdisk, said: "Softdisk focuses on offering the best of the best in software products. QuicKeys for Windows struck us as an important new category-leading product that we wanted to add to our stable of titles."

About Softdisk
Softdisk built the first commercial software download store on Prodigy in 1992 and now offers more than 1,000 software titles via its 15 Internet download stores, including co-branded stores on MSN, Prodigy and iSyndicate. Softdisk also offers popular products from Symantec, Memorex, TaxCut, Interplay, Activision, NetNanny and others. In addition, Softdisk customers can purchase hundreds of Softdisk niche titles such as Theme Packs and Fun Packs for Windows, screen savers, greeting cards and a wide variety of games. Softdisk is also the publisher of the top-selling Screen Saver Studio product line, offering computer users of all levels the easiest way to create screen savers and other self-installing electronic presentations.

About QuicKeys
Released in November, QuicKeys for Windows has already been recommended by key computer-industry and mass-market publications including PC World, PC Magazine, Newsweek and Londonís Sunday Times. QuicKeys for Windows is also a finalist for the Software Publishersí Associationís esteemed Excellence in Software Award.

Pricing and Availability
QuicKeys for Windows is available now from www.downloadstore.com for $39.95. QuicKeys for Windows is also available from national distributors such as Ingram Micro, from leading mail-order catalogs such as PC Connection and MicroWarehouse, and from software retailers such as Micro Center.

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.


Copyright © 1996-99 CE Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.