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Applescript Question
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Dec 1, 2000, 11:35 AM
I was wondering if there is an Applescript I can use to make all my folders viewable as lists. If anyone knows about one could you please tell me or if you know how to make it, could you either e-mail or post it for me here. Thanks.

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Dec 1, 2000, 04:08 PM
--here yer go, save as applet
on open theList
my SetView(theList)
end open

on SetView(theViewList)
tell application "Finder"
repeat with theItem in theViewList
if the kind of theItem is "folder" then
open theItem
set view of theItem to name
set shows modification date of theItem to false
set shows creation date of theItem to false
set shows size of theItem to false
set shows kind of theItem to false
set shows label of theItem to false
set shows comments of theItem to false
set shows version of theItem to false
set zoomed of container window of theItem to true
close theItem
set theFolderContents to the contents of theItem
my SetView(theFolderContents)
end if
end repeat
on error errMsg number errNum
end try
end tell
end SetView
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