AppleScript is a scripting language that provides direct control of scriptable applications and many other functions with MacOS. A knowledgeable expert on AppleScript will be able to utilize the language in order to make certain regularly used processes easier.
Features of AppleScript:
The ability to automate any scriptable application or process.
Setup workflows for automations requiring multiple steps or actions in order to achieve desired result.
If a scriptable application is not available that will work for a certain desired process, an expert developer has the ability to create applications using AppleScript.
Hiring an AppleScript expert will allow for cutting-edge customization.
Obtaining the assistance of a developer skilled in AppleScript will allow consumers to automate all types of processes, from the most regular every day tasks to the more creative functions, like the examples below.
Automate simple things such as birthday reminders.
Use automation to make processes more efficient, such as quickly printing multiple documents and creating thumbnail images.
Alter functions on scriptable applications to make tasks like sharing to social media easier with the use of content markers, and altering the options available when left-clicking.
Setup a workflow to locate specific finder items and automatically have them imported to iTunes for easy access and the reassurance that files will be backed-up.
Take advantage the knowledge of an expert in AppleScript, who will know which third-party applications are scriptable. The list of scriptable applications is extensive and includes applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Entourage, FileMaker Pro, GraphicsConverter, and all of the Adobe applications.
Have an AppleScript expert create services based on personalized need, like automating read aloud services or text to audio.
Have a workflow created to automatically back up photos that are uploaded into a certain work folder. This option is not limited to photos! One could also have an automated process backup important documents and emails.
The examples listed are only a brief snapshot of what an expert in AppleScript could design, alter, or automate in order to make the user-experience more efficient and personalized. Certain features that are unique to Apple products, for instance their unparalleled accessibility features like VoiceOver, can also be made to complete certain automated tasks.
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