Thread: Need a Programmers Help
05-30-2006, 09:45 AM #1
Need a Programmers Help
- Member Since
- Jun 10, 2005
- Imac G5 17 inch w/ 1 gig of ram, 6 gb ipod mini, and 12" Powerbook G4
Ok so i have an applescript that will convert my movies to mpeg4, but i was wanting to know if there was a way to check (in applescript) if quicktime was recording a movie or not.
Let me explain: I have an automator workflow that will start a new video capture, i want to be able to have one clickable item and it start the video capture, and when its done run my convert script. Is there a way to do this?
06-01-2006, 08:19 AM #2
- Member Since
- Aug 27, 2005
- Fayetteville, AR
- 15" Powerbook G4 • 24" iMac • iPhone 3Gs
tell application "QuickTime Player"
set isrecordings to (state of recordings as string) contains "recording"
set isplaying to (playing of movies contains true)
if isrecordings then
-- QT is currently recording a movie or a audio
if isplaying then
-- QT is currently playing a movie or a audio
display dialog isplaying
display dialog isrecordingsI try to Command+Shift+/ when I can.
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