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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MacTech AppleScript Essentials Column > User Interaction Basics

August 2004 - User Interaction Basics.

Last month, we looked at some of the features of the new Script Editor, which was released with Mac OS X Panther (10.3). Now we are going to get started with actually writing some AppleScript code! This month's article will explain how, with only minimal code, you can update your AppleScripts to interact with the user. We will primarily focus on displaying dialogs and prompting for data. [Read more at]