Automator

10.23.13
AppleScript and Automator gain new features in OS X Mavericks
10.23.13

AppleScript and Automator gain new features in OS X Mavericks

Mac power users love to play with scripting and automation. If there's something that's repetitive t...

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03.18.13
Triggering AppleScripts from Calendar Alerts in Mountain Lion
03.18.13

Triggering AppleScripts from Calendar Alerts in Mountain Lion

AppleScripts are great tools for increasing your daily productivity. They're even better when they...

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03.15.13
Alfred v2 brings Workflows, automates what Automator might not
03.15.13

Alfred v2 brings Workflows, automates what Automator might not

Anyone who's heavily invested in the Mac ecosystem knows Automator, a built-in tool that can strin...

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03.11.13
More Tips for Troubleshooting Automator Workflows
03.11.13

More Tips for Troubleshooting Automator Workflows

In my last post, I shared some useful tips for troubleshooting Automator workflow problems. I didn...

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03.04.13
Tips for Troubleshooting Automator Workflows
03.04.13

Tips for Troubleshooting Automator Workflows

Automator's great for streamlining time consuming and repetitive tasks on your Mac. It's easy. Jus...

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02.11.13
Mac 101: Use Automator to extract text from PDFs
02.11.13

Mac 101: Use Automator to extract text from PDFs

More Mac 101, tips and tricks for novice (and expert) Mac users. Have you every tried to copy a...

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02.04.13
AppleScripting Notification Center > Scheduling Do Not Disturb
02.04.13

AppleScripting Notification Center > Scheduling Do Not Disturb

Mountain Lion's Notification Center is great for keeping you in the loop, but it can be a huge dis...

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01.22.13
Use Automator to get the Airport Utility 5.6.1 working on OS X 10.8
01.22.13

Use Automator to get the Airport Utility 5.6.1 working on OS X 10.8

When I acquired a second printer dedicated to making prints and photos, I decided to dig the ol...

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01.14.13
AppleScripting OmniFocus: send due tasks to iTunes
01.14.13

AppleScripting OmniFocus: send due tasks to iTunes

OmniFocus is a great tool for keeping us organized. But, let's face it. We're busy people. That's...

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