Does the removal of AppleScript support from the new iWork apps herald the scripting solution's doom? Ben Waldie argues that the future is far from clear.
Scenario allows for scripts to run when system events occur.
iTunes is great at lots of things on its own. But here are several tools to make using it even better.
You've tried everything you can to delete a message in Outlook 2011, yet the darned thing resists every effort. Chris Breen offers a solution that works.
Getting rid of duplicates in Contacts, showing the hidden Library folder, and how to get started with AppleScript.
Automation and scripting expert Ben Waldie explains how to mark tons of messages as read at once, to save messages as PDFs, and to reposition Mail's window when you plug in an external monitor.
Unfortunately, Word 2008 doesn’t support VBA. The good news is that, with a little tinkering, almost anything you could do with a VBA macro in previous versions of Word, you can now do with AppleScript in Word 2008.
We didn’t have for all of Joe Kissell’s AppleScripts for Word 2008 in the magazine. Here are three more. These scripts are all in the enclosed download file.
John C. Welch uses AppleScript to help him back up Entourage, including compatibility with Time Machine.
You're right, iTunes' Show Duplicates command is weak. Doug Adams offers a better alternative in the form of Dupin.