From their README

Alfred Fakeum

Generate fake test data in Alfred for testing. Based on Faker.

Download & installation

Download the workflow from GitHub, then double-click to install.

Note: Files with the extension alfred3workflow are not compatible with Alfred 2.


  • fake [] β€” List/filter available fake data types
    • ↩, ⌘+C or ⌘+NUM β€” Copy one fake datum to clipboard
    • ⌘+↩ β€” Paste fake datum into frontmost app
    • β‡₯ β€” Specify number of datasets to copy to clipboard
    • ⌘+L β€” Show generated data in Alfred's Large Text window
  • fakeconfig [] β€” Edit workflow settings
    • An update is available / Check for update β€” Check for and/or install an updated version of the workflow
    • Notifications β€” Turn notifications on/off
      • ↩ β€” Toggle on/off
    • Locales β€” Turn locales for fake data on/off
      • ↩ β€” Show & edit active locales
        • [] β€” Filter locales
        • ↩ β€” Toggle locale on/off
    • Documentation β€” Open GitHub README in your browser
    • Report Problem β€” Open the issue tracker in your brower
    • Get Help β€” Open the workflow's thread on AlfredForum.com in your browser

If you specify multiple data, e.g. fake Name βœ• 10 for 10 names, the data will be separated by newlines (n).

In the case of Paragraph and Address types, the data will be separated by two newlines (nn).

There is also a Snippet Trigger (xxfake by default) to insert fake data directly into other applications.

Supported data types

Name Example
Name Dr. Venie Mayer DVM
First Name Mercedes
Last Name Greco
Email [email protected]
Email (corporate) [email protected]
Email (free) [email protected]
Email (safe) [email protected]
Email domain (free) yahoo.de
Social Security No. 079-87-3633
Phone No. +49(0)7060869380
MSISDN 4839636333647
Address C. de Aya Fernandez 34
Palencia, 60850
Street Vicolo Rudy 4
Street Name Pasadizo Miranda Rivero
City Witzenhausen
Postcode 73068
State AlmerΓ­a
State abbr. TN
Country Bangladesh
TLD net
Domain Name feeney.net
Domain Word milani
IP Address (IPv4)
IP Address (IPv6) 4f17(280f)7cdb(0834)dac1(3841)9520:a42f
URI http://greco-piras.org/search.htm
URI path app/posts/main
URL http://www.soeding.de/
User-Agent Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 6.1; Trident/3.0)
Corporate BS orchestrate magnetic eyeballs
Corporate catchphrase Versatile global productivity
Company De luca, Russo e Piras s.r.l.
Company suffix LLC
Paragraph Vitae atque sed soluta vero culpa ut. Vero occaecati quaerat voluptas quidem at et fugit voluptas. Quam est labore vitae consequatur. Facilis deleniti quisquam accusantium quas est magnam.
Sentence Tempore distinctio quia est nam neque.
Word quia
Date 2009-09-11
Datetime 2014-11-07 10(26)03
ISO 8601 Datetime 1983-08-30T00(44)16
Time 23(17)05
Timezone Africa/Porto-Novo
UNIX timestamp 1171262842
Credit Card Provider JCB 16 digit
Credit Card No. 4843693411367621
Credit Card Expiry Date 11/27
Credit Card Full VISA 16 digit
Silja Gorlitz
CVC: 973
Credit Card Security No. 046
IBAN DE60876246778887942622
BBAN 946840452091737213
Bank Country Code DE
Currency Qatari riyal
Currency Code MWK
Cryptocurrency Ethereum
Cryptocurrency Code PPC
EAN 1089881348813
EAN 8 94266566
EAN 13 1308583144852
ISBN 10 0-7288-0074-8
ISBN 13 978-0-7208-4271-5
Colour Name MediumOrchid
Colour Name (Safe) silver
Hex Colour #64c47e
Hex Colour (Safe) #662200
RGB Colour 21,132,215
RGB CSS Colour rgb(187,70,174)
Profession Animator
Licence Plate LU-XH-464
MD5 Hash c9d4c30b62ede6a7a8a49a18355531a6
SHA1 Hash 134c12855595f5f10c2c4051d657f066aba5963e
SHA256 Hash 8ce283e129c02d4e669ba1bd8f79d0ce8de38bf26e80a8f2f8bf932ac3039086
Locale hi_IN
Language Code nr
UUID4 5dcc0030-d216-418c-863d-bd3946594970
Password (not secure!!) +AU86ZEs&X

Supported locales

Note: Not all locales support all data types.

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Arabic
  • Arabic (Egypt)
  • Arabic (Jordan)
  • Arabic (Palestine)
  • Arabic (Saudi Arabia)
  • Bosnian
  • Bulgarian
  • Chinese (China)
  • Chinese (Taiwan)
  • Croatian
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • Dutch (Belgium)
  • English (Australia)
  • English (Canada)
  • English (Great Britain)
  • English (Thailand)
  • English (United States)
  • Estonian
  • Finnish
  • French (Switzerland)
  • Georgian
  • German (Austria)
  • Ghanaian
  • Greek
  • Hebrew
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Latin
  • Latvian
  • Lithuanian
  • Nepali
  • Norwegian
  • Persian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese (Brazil)
  • Portuguese (Portugal)
  • Russian
  • Slovakian
  • Slovenian
  • Spanish (Mexico)
  • Spanish (Spain)
  • Swedish
  • Thai
  • Turkish
  • Ukranian

Licensing, thanks

Icons are from Font Awesome and Material Design Iconic Font (both SIL OFL 1.1 Licence).

Alfred Fakum uses the following libraries: