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  1. #1

    Member Since
    May 15, 2008
    Need help with Automator

    I am fiddling around with Automator and trying trying to write two plugins.

    1) An Automator action that will select a folder on the desktop, scan it for songs, add them to itunes and then delete the folder.

    2) An Automator action to regularly clean out my downloads folder by deleting files that haven't been used in over 7 days.

    Anyone know how to do this, have a script or a sample Automator action that I can look at?

  2. #2

    Collin Bl's Avatar
    Member Since
    Apr 07, 2009
    Napier NZ
    27 iMac+Thunderbolt, iMac 20, 2TB dual TC, AppleTV, iPh4S
    Have you run Automator and looked at the included workflows there - sometimes u can use what is there or find more specific ones on line.

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    Member Since
    May 15, 2008
    Anyone know why an automator action will work fine in automator but not when saved as an application?

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