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  Triggers Overview


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The first step of building any script with Keyboard Maestro is giving it a trigger. Now, you might think that triggers are things like keyboard shortcuts or key combinations, and that is one of the ways you can trigger things with Keyboard Maestro, but there's so many more. Some of them involve action by you and some of them don't. For instance, maybe just connecting to a Wi-Fi signal can be a trigger, or maybe just hitting a certain time on the clock can be a trigger. All these are available, and once you understand how all the triggers work in Keyboard Maestro, it can really open your mind to the various ways you can trigger some really powerful automation. This section is going to take a look at all of the triggers in Keyboard Maestro and how to use them.