Mac Automation Made Simple Video Podcast > Building Automator Service Workflows in Snow Leopard

Episode 26
Date: 10.27.2009
Duration: 00:09:44
Building Automator Service Workflows in Snow Leopard
In this episode of Mac Automation Made Simple, Ben Waldie demonstrates how to build Service workflows with Automator in Snow Leopard. Become more efficient by creating workflows that process files, folders, and text, and even ones that run AppleScripts!.
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Mac Automation Made Simple Video Podcast > Getting Started Providing Feedback in AppleScript

Episode 25
Date: 09.29.2009
Duration: 00:07:59
Getting Started Providing Feedback in AppleScript
In this episode of Mac Automation Made Simple, Ben Waldie demonstrates how to provide a basic level of feedback, such as dialog messages, audio alerts, and speech alerts in AppleScript. Providing feedback is essential to building user friendly scripts..
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Mac Automation Made Simple Video Podcast > Getting Started with Error Handling in AppleScript

Episode 24
Date: 09.03.2009
Duration: 00:07:52
Getting Started with Error Handling in AppleScript
In this episode of Mac Automation Made Simple, Ben Waldie discussing implementing basic error handling techniques in AppleScript. Learn how to catch errors in your scripts and handle them gracefully by taking different courses of action..
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Mac Automation Made Simple Video Podcast > Using Repeat Loops in AppleScript

Episode 23
Date: 07.22.2009
Duration: 00:09:14
Using Repeat Loops in AppleScript
In this episode of Mac Automation Made Simple, Ben Waldie continues discussing AppleScript's core language, which a focus on using repeat loops. Learn how to perform infinite and incremental repeat looping in your scripts..
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Mac Automation Made Simple Video Podcast > Adding Branching Logic to Your AppleScripts

Episode 22
Date: 06.30.2009
Duration: 00:06:49
Adding Branching Logic to Your AppleScripts
In this episode of Mac Automation Made Simple, Ben Waldie continues discussing AppleScript's core language, which a focus on adding branching logic and decision making to scripts. Learn how to implement simple, compound, and nested if/then statements..
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Mac Automation Made Simple Video Podcast > Getting Started with Variables in AppleScript

Episode 21
Date: 05.26.2009
Duration: 00:09:05
Getting Started with Variables in AppleScript
In this episode of Mac Automation Made Simple, Ben Waldie continues discussing AppleScript's core language, with a focus on variables. Watch as Ben demonstrates how to use variables to store values from Address Book, and create a new message in Mail..
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Mac Automation Made Simple Video Podcast > Getting Started Scripting Applications

Episode 20
Date: 04.28.2009
Duration: 00:09:22
Getting Started Scripting Applications
In this episode of Mac Automation Made Simple, Ben Waldie demonstrates techniques for getting started writing AppleScripts to control applications in Mac OS X. Learn how to display a Web page in Safari, start the visualizer in iTunes, and more..
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Mac Automation Made Simple Video Podcast > Introduction to AppleScript Dictionaries: Part 2: Classes and Properties

Episode 19
Date: 03.31.2009
Duration: 00:10:00
Introduction to AppleScript Dictionaries: Part 2: Classes and Properties
In this episode of Mac Automation Made Simple, Ben Waldie continues discussing how to navigate application AppleScript dictionaries in Mac OS X. This episode focuses on understanding elements and attributes, also known as classes and properties..
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Mac Automation Made Simple Video Podcast > Introduction to AppleScript Dictionaries: Part 1: Commands

Episode 18
Date: 03.17.2009
Duration: 00:07:47
Introduction to AppleScript Dictionaries: Part 1: Commands
In this episode of Mac Automation Made Simple, Ben Waldie begins discussing AppleScripting applications in Mac OS X by exploring how to open and navigate application AppleScript dictionaries. Ben reviews both application commands and parameters..
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Mac Automation Made Simple Video Podcast > Introducing AppleScript and Script Editor

Episode 17
Date: 03.03.2009
Duration: 00:09:06
Introducing AppleScript and Script Editor
In this episode of Mac Automation Made Simple, Ben Waldie provides an introduction to the primary AppleScript components in Mac OS X, including the AppleScript Utility, Folder Actions Setup application, example scripts, and Script Editor..
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