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Entries Tagged as 'AppleScript'

Rsync Backup and Batch Printing

October 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

So I haven't posted in months and have a short break between classes so I wanted to post some scripts that I wrote this year and have been particularly useful.  These are both specific to Duke's campus, but could easily be extended to other situations.  The first is backup.  In the past few months I [...]

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Tags: AppleScript · Duke · Programming

Running Multiple versions of Firefox

May 18th, 2008 · 2 Comments

So, in my recent frustration of both Facebook Chat suddenly not working on Firefox 3 RC1 and also many of my developer add-ons for Firefox not working in the new Firefox, I decided to try to run both Firefox 2 and 3 simultaneously.  This can of course be done with the two separate profiles and [...]

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Tags: AppleScript · Programming

iChat, Adium, and Quicksilver

May 12th, 2008 · No Comments

So recently Adium has been annoying me because it seems to not pay attention to if I am actually connected to the internet.  It says I'm online when I lose my connection and as a result I lose full connections.  As a result I have been switching back and forth and sometimes using both iChat [...]

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Tags: AppleScript · Programming

Adium and Quicksilver

January 20th, 2008 · 5 Comments

I searched around yesterday for a plugin or script to use Quicksilver to set my Adium status, and while there were numerous results, all were outdated and did not work with newer versions of both pieces of software. So I decided to edit some of the ones I had found online. The original code that [...]

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Tags: AppleScript · Programming