Archive for the “AppleScript” category
by john on December 2, 2013
AppleScript certainly has its place, however, the language itself leaves a little to be desired. With that said, how can one not be intrigued by the idea of Objective-C objects in AppleScript? Don Southard: The framework AppleScriptObjC allows users to (…)
by john on October 28, 2013
Don Southard on AppleScript and Mavericks: Once I started to sink my teeth into some of the power-user features, though, it didn’t take long for me to really get sucked into trying out every new geeky addition, specifically all of (…)
by john on May 1, 2008
AppleScript code to toggle whether or not Finder on Mac OS X shows hidden files.
by john on April 14, 2008
Using Unix path pattern expansion (glob) with Finder.
by john on March 28, 2008
Copy path from Finder to clipboard, including drag and drop support for folders within the Finder window.
by john on March 27, 2008
Show how to copy the path of Finder into the clipboard.
by john on March 11, 2008
It’s been a long wait, however, as of today you can now get your hands on the latest update to the AppleScript Language Guide. The copy that I’ve been using for the past 6 months is dated 1999. Yikes!
by john on March 4, 2008
Applescript example to lower volume before system shutdown and increase volume at startup.