APPLESCRIPT CONVERT PPT TO PDF

Seeking a way to easily open and save PowerPoint presentations in Keynote? This month’s Automator workflow shows you how. I am trying to run the script (pasted below) to convert a powerpoint pptx file to ppt file using Office But it throws a lot of security warnings. Microsoft Office for Mac (and ) includes several Automator workflows, but Microsoft is no longer providing Automator actions for.

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I edited the script in my answer, now no error lpt me. Which version of Microsoft Office are you running? By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. I somehow tried to edit the script so that i works with the German version of PP.

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User profile for user: Whether or not they work will depend on what converrt of PowerPoint created the presentation Whether or not that will work for you is going to depend on the apllescript of PowerPoint used to create the presentation. Sign up using Email and Password. I would have loved to bring the clickies to work, as for future-script that “might” be helpful, but for the moments I had to finish it as there are three exams next week.

Ask Different works best with JavaScript enabled. If you have an idea: Thereafter, it is a simple matter for Hazel to move the new file to wherever you want it. I wanted to export to TXT. Atom topic feed Powered by FluxBB.

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This came from a response to a fellow traveller in the Mac Power Users Facebook group. Here’s what I see in Automator.

Might it be a change in Leopard? Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Office applications missing in Automator Library The mention on there of Viewing by Application or Category doesn’t appear to prevent them showing in the search, only in the left convery.

Before or after class you are either sent, or given access to download a Powerpoint presentation with the slides for that particular lecture. Here’s what I have so far: I always get either the error message System Events recieved an Error: Thanks so much for the quick reply. Batch-convert ppt to pdf The only problem is that I still have to press the “Print” button.

Thanks and all the best joh. This could cause conflicts and thus errors.

There are other converters on the internet that work via file upload. What happens when you manually do the conversion? And I don’t have the version any more Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that donvert have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your ppf use of the website is subject to these policies.

And of applesdript I still have no clue what AS wants to tell me. Plonum – Convert images to iWork Numbers documents. No user interaction allowed. Try this with the tell blocks separated Mike Eng 32 4 4 Batch-convert ppt to pdf Unfortuntely the version. Hi all I’m trying to write a script to batch-convert all the ppts in a folder to pdf.

What version of Powerpoint were you using before?

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Automatically Filing PowerPoint Presentations – Automator, Hazel, AppleScript

Batch-convert ppt to pdf Ok, but in this case, your Script should do at least the clicking of hte pdf-button, because this one is defined properly, isn’t it?

Ask a question Reset. I applesscript the latest version of Powerpoint Version By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand ot your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. In your case you put a Finder tell block of code inside the Keynote tell block of code.

Batch-convert ppt to pdf Hi all I’m trying to write a script to batch-convert all the ppts in a folder to pdf. Ok, but in this case, your Script should do at least the clicking of hte pdf-button, because this one is defined properly, isn’t it?

Here is what the two versions of Hazel rules, and the Automator workflow look like: I do not have this version of office. I’d see if you can get rid of the error when you are doing a manual conversion. Email Required, but never shown. Batch-convert ppt to pdf Yeap, I did: Thanks to you two for helping me with this one!!!!

I think that’s your problem. Avoid putting tell blocks inside tell blocks. Automating the filing of those slides is both, a good way to save a little time, and a way to ensure a consistent and reliable filing system.