TinyTask is a Windows activity recording application.
This application is a freeware tool. So that anyone can freely download and use it on their computers.
The app is kind of an automation tool where it could record and repeat the simple activities that you do on your PC.
Further, once you record and computer activity with this tool, it processes that activity and converts it into a macro.
So that you can use this basic automation process for any number of times as you prefer with one click of a button in the application.
What is the TinyTask?
TinyTask is a small application where it consumes only about 35Kb in size.
Further, the application supports only Microsoft Windows, Mac, and Linus.
The name itself of this application convinces that what this software is for. So, this software is to record small and simple activities and convert such activities into an automated process.
More importantly, you do not have to do any scripting in this application when processing automated tasks.
So all you need to do is let the TinyTask record the activities and convert it into an automated macro process.
This application has a single-window simple user interface.
So, there is no complication, and anyone who does not have much technical knowledge can use the application without any difficulties.
The TinyTask is so straightforward that you only need to open it and then record the activities for the automation process.
Further, the app allows you to set the play speed according to your preference so that you can customize the playing speed in the settings tab.
Moreover, you can set the number of times that the application should play the task automatically (for example 20 times)
Further, you can set the record and play settings for keyboard hotkeys. So that you can proceed with activities quickly.
Application Package Information
|Supported Operating System||Windows, Mac and Linux|
|System Requirement||Windows 7 and Above|
How to Use TinyTask Software?
Once you have opened the application, you have to click on the record button and then perform your activity on your PC.
Below are some of the examples of activities that TinyTask could automate.
- Opening and closing folders.
- Open a specific web browser and visit a website
- Transfer files from one folder to another
- Open a media player and play music
- Open software that you have installed on your PC and so on.
Once you have performed the activity, you have to stop recording it and press the “Play button to see whether your record is correct.
So once you play the record, you can evaluate whether it requires any additional actives and determine the process.
Now you have to convert the recorded activity into a macro.
Once you recorded the activity in TinyTask, you have to save it. So when you are saving, it will be saved as a macro file.
Make sure that you will rename the file when you are saving it.
So that you can separately identify the file from others.
Now you can use the “Play” button to repeat the actions in the software. So it will automatically proceed with the work that you did manually.
So you can see your mouse cursor is moving automatically and doing the tasks like a real human. 😊
TinyTask Features (Review)
The app lets you repeat the recorded and process macros any number of times. So that you will not have the same thing again and again.
Once you have opened the app, you do not have to navigate here and there for options.
Because all the related options are presented in a one single raw.
So there is no confusion for any user, and also no guidance or tutorials are required to operate the app.
However, in case if you need any assistance in operating the app, there is a help button available in the app.
So all that you need to do is click the button and look for the guidance you want in operating the app.
Even though the guidance given in the help section is not so extensive, they will help you complete the task.
When you are using TinyTask macros, sometimes your default media players may try to open such macro files in the media player.
So, in that case, you have to right-click and choose the TinyTask as the default program for that type of application.
Further, when you are recording tasks in this application, you can save all of them in your hard drive in the REC format.
Moreover, you have the option to combine those macro files together and create an Exe file as well.
It will help you to recreate those files in the future whenever you want them back.
Further, when you want to carry out your automated activities in a TinyTask this method will help you to carry them as a single file.
So you will not mess with a bunch of recordings.
TinyTask 2020 latest version is a handy Windows application for Windows users.
Also, this application is available for both 32bit and 64bit Windows versions.
It will help you to automate your day to day simple tasks and save a lot of your time.
This application is a lightweight tool so that you do not have to worry about the space capacity available on your PC as well.
Further, this app does not use much of your PC resources, such as CPU and memory.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes. the application is 100% safe and Techslott lab has verified the file with VirusTotal technology
No. the application is a simple too to automate small activities.
Yes the application is free to download an use.
You can set hotkeys in the keyboard as shortcuts.
Yes. you can install it in your USB flash drives and use portable.
The downloading and installation process is same for all the devices. so that you can use the process mentioned in this article.
AutoIt, Sikuli, FastKeys, Actiona are similar software that has the same features as TinyTask