Re: [wpmac] Re: [ANN] Another WordPerfect to DOC/RTF/PDF converter
after same problems with applescript it works perfectly.
Unfotunaly Donation is not working!
Am 01.03.2011 16:20, schrieb em315:
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> I've posted a revised version of this converter:
> If you want to open the converted file automatically, open the WPLO
> Converter in the AppleScript editor (ignore any warnings about the
> dictionary not being scriptable), and near the top change the line
> that reads:
> property openFile : false
> so that the last word is true, not false, like this:
> property openFile : true
> This will cause the converted file to open in the default application
> for that format.
> If you want the file to open in a different application from the
> default application for that format, then look at the lines below that
> property docApp : ""
> If you want to use (for example) TextEdit to open converted DOC files,
> then insert TextEdit between the quotation marks. You can do the same
> for the rtfApp line to specify the application that will open RTF
> files, and the same for the pdfApp line to specify the application
> that opens PDF files. You do NOT need to specify these applications -
> the converted file will open in the default application unless you
> specify a different one here.
> Remember, you must change property openFile to read "true" (no
> quotation marks) if you want the converted file to open after it is
> created. If you do leave property openFile as "false", then any change
> you make to property docApp (or property rtfApp or property pdfApp)
> will have no effect. The docApp, rtfApp, and pdfApp options ONLY have
> an effect when property openFile is set to true.
> If you find this converter useful, please feel free to visit this page:
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org
> <mailto:wordperfectmac%40yahoogroups.com>, "peterehre"
> <peter.ehrensperger@...> wrote:
> > Helo
> > would it be possible to change this script to open the converted
> WP-File in Pages?
> > Regards
> > Peter
- Very glad to hear it! Donations should work now: (http://wpdos.org/voluntary.html).
--- In email@example.com, Peter Ehrensperger <peter.ehrensperger@...> wrote:
> after same problems with applescript it works perfectly.
> Unfotunaly Donation is not working!
- default application of (info for file "path to file")
default application of (info for (choose file))
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "em315" <em315@...> wrote:
(I want to figure out how to tell what the default application is...)
- Thank you! There is also a third-party utility that will return the full list of applications that OS X knows will open a file:
With that, one could offer the user a list of suitable applications, after converting the output (a text file) into a list.
--- In email@example.com, "John R" <johnrethorst@...> wrote:
> default application of (info for file "path to file")
> default application of (info for (choose file))
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "em315" <em315@> wrote:
> (I want to figure out how to tell what the default application is...)