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From Burn Folder to USB Memory Stick [OS X]


Following AppleScript replaces alias' (in a burn folder or so) with actual files. This comes in handy if you don't want to burn that folder to a CD/DVD but instead have it with you on a USB stick or an external drive. --SCRIPT on run --main((choose folder with multiple selections allowed) as list) main((choose folder) […]

Delayed Sleep With AppleScript


I've been complaining about not being able to put the mac to sleep with a mouse. Well, Lauri came up with a solution. According to his concept (great work!) I created this AppleScript, which puts your mac to sleep after 10 seconds (unless you cancel it): # time in seconds to delay before sleep set […]

Screen Sharing via SSH With A Single Click


This tip uses AppleScript and shell script to create an AppleScript application that launches an ssh secured Screen Sharing (VNC client/server, introduced in OS X 10.5) to your remote machine. First, make sure you have Screen Sharing enabled (System Preferences -> Sharing -> Screen Sharing). Second, make sure you can use passwordless ssh login. Third, […]