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StackOverflow Search for Alfred

Search for answers on from Alfred 2 & 3.


Get StackOverflow for Alfred from GitHub or Packal.


  • .so <query> — Search for <query>. See below for syntax.
    • or ⌘+NUM — Open result in default browser
    • ⌘+L — Show full question title in Alfred's Large Text window

Query syntax

By default, words in <query> will be search for in the title of posts. To specify a tag, prefix it with ., e.g. python will search for python in the post title, .python will search for the tag python.


Answered questions will be shown first in the list of results (and have a tick on their icon).

Licensing, thanks

This workflow is released under the MIT Licence.

It is heavily based on Alfred-Workflow, also MIT-licensed.