Please visit the new Mac-Forums Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/macforums1




Search:

Type: Posts; User: Mark FX

Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. You haven't stated what you want to do with any...

    You haven't stated what you want to do with any selected files.

    But I would use a simple AppleScript to select the Folder and Files to process.

    After all, that's what AppleScript was designed...
  2. Why dont you just use the Grab app available in...

    Why dont you just use the Grab app available in Mac OS ?

    or write a script that uses the screencapture command line utility ?
  3. When you say "current working directory", what do...

    When you say "current working directory", what do you mean ?

    do you mean the current selected folder in Finder, or the current directory in the command shell ?

    The reason I ask is that the...
  4. Replies
    25
    Views
    12,276

    I'm glad you took it gracefully, I never liked to...

    I'm glad you took it gracefully, I never liked to correct such a knowledgable contributor on developer forums.

    Yeah the Applescript on idle handler is a very unique method.
    It's effectively a...
  5. Replies
    25
    Views
    12,276

    Sorry to correct you RazOrEdge, but the return...

    Sorry to correct you RazOrEdge, but the return number in an AppleScript on idle handler, is the number of seconds before the on idle handler runs again.
    In the case of the posted code, the on idle...
  6. Check this tutorial out. ...

    Check this tutorial out.

    https://www.raywenderlich.com/131985/core-plot-tutorial-getting-started

    Regards mark
  7. Hi emilycurious Your question seems a little...

    Hi emilycurious

    Your question seems a little confused to me, and I don't fully understand what you're asking for.
    Sometimes you've got to slow down and be more mathematical, and solve one problem...
  8. Your man seems to know where the image files are...

    Your man seems to know where the image files are located and how to get at them.
    Maybe their hidden in some sort of compressed file somewhere, and he knows how to extract them with a script.

    Good...
  9. As cradom has stated, any image files that the...

    As cradom has stated, any image files that the App uses are usually contained in the App's resources folder.
    But not all app developers leave their images loose in the resources folder, or one of...
  10. You haven't explained how you getting the input...

    You haven't explained how you getting the input to your on run handler, so I'll assume your trying to create a dropplet application.
    In which case you need an on open handler to process dropped...
  11. Replies
    2
    Views
    10,829

    Correction, Xcode 8 is now out of beta, as I've...

    Correction, Xcode 8 is now out of beta, as I've just checked the App Store, and it's listed there as the main Xcode download version.

    Regards Mark
  12. Replies
    2
    Views
    10,829

    You download the various simulators from the...

    You download the various simulators from the Xcode > Preferences > Components tab.
    But you might find that the iOS10 simulator wont be available for version 6.4.

    I could be wrong, but I beleive...
  13. Firstly when your activating another application...

    Firstly when your activating another application like "Terminal", you have to allow time for the application to activate before passing it more instructions.
    But in this case you don't even need to...
  14. As RazorEdge has stated, the AppleScript is not...

    As RazorEdge has stated, the AppleScript is not notified when the export procedure has completed, nor is there a way of the AppleScript to be notified.

    But you have two other options to explore. ...
  15. I don't have the WeatherCat app myself, and so...

    I don't have the WeatherCat app myself, and so don't know about it's features.
    But I'm assuming that the "ExternalTemp" command returns an AppleScript real number data type.
    Is that correct ?

    If...
  16. So what is your question ?

    So what is your question ?
  17. Yes it is possible with AppleScript, but I...

    Yes it is possible with AppleScript, but I haven't tried it myself.
    But a Google search brings up lots of examples, here's one I found.
    ...
  18. There are also potentially further errors in the...

    There are also potentially further errors in the AppleScript, which I would of come to later had the poster replied.

    Namley that when reading defaults through a shell command, boolean values are...
  19. @ cradom Read the AppleScript code posted. ...

    @ cradom

    Read the AppleScript code posted.

    The poster is setting a variable called "HiddenStatus" to the result of the defaults read command.
    And then checking with an if statement a variable...
  20. Firstly your syntax is incorrect. You have...

    Firstly your syntax is incorrect.
    You have written "set HiddenStatus to ect.", then you test for "if Hidden Status = ect.", so the variable spelling is not the same.

    Also you do not need the...
  21. If your Downloadcv variable is equal to nil, then...

    If your Downloadcv variable is equal to nil, then your code is working correctly.
    As the if condition has not been met.

    If your expecting your Downloadcv variable to be something other than nil,...
  22. Replies
    2
    Views
    3,234

    The list view options of the Finder window is a...

    The list view options of the Finder window is a list of read only properties.
    for example if you copy and paste the script below into a new Script Editor file window
    it will return the icon size...
  23. Yes I understood that, but you can use the GCC...

    Yes I understood that, but you can use the GCC compiler from within Xcode is what I meant.
    By default I think Xcode uses the LLVM compiler, but you can choose to use the GCC compiler from the Build...
  24. You dont have to figure out the GCC commands if...

    You dont have to figure out the GCC commands if your using Xcode for the project, you can compile any project directly in Xcode itself, but knowing what compiler flags to set inorder for your project...
  25. To create a Terminal / Console project in Xcode....

    To create a Terminal / Console project in Xcode.

    Open Xcode and choose Create a New Xcode Project in the Dialog Window.
    Then navigate to OSX Application in the left window pane,
    Then select...
Results 1 to 25 of 200
Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4