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I also want to say that even the common script... 315 Views / 3 Replies  
I also want to say that even the common script that is supposed to hide my application doesn't work!!! The script looks like this:
tell application "Finder"
set visible of application "myApp"...
Posted by okandeel, on Aug 13, 2001 at 09:25 AM, in Developer Center
Does AETracker work correctly when run under Mac... 301 Views / 1 Replies  
Does AETracker work correctly when run under Mac OS X?
Posted by okandeel, on Aug 13, 2001 at 09:11 AM, in Developer Center
Is there a way to do it in C++? My code is not... 315 Views / 3 Replies  
Is there a way to do it in C++?
My code is not in Objective-C.......I need to know what library or manager to use with C++ on Mac OS X.....
Posted by okandeel, on Aug 12, 2001 at 07:32 AM, in Developer Center
Decoding AppleScript to AppleEvents 301 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi all,
I have several times come across the case when I want to perform a certain task and I can easily perform it with AppleScript but not using C++ code. I was wondering if there was a way in...
Posted by okandeel, on Aug 12, 2001 at 07:13 AM, in Developer Center
Hiding Applications 315 Views / 3 Replies  
Hello all,
I want to write a function that would hide an application and all its associated widnows. I don't know whether there is a certain API I can use, or if I should create and send an...
Posted by okandeel, on Aug 12, 2001 at 04:16 AM, in Developer Center
I also forgot to mention that I don't want to... 1,108 Views / 2 Replies  
I also forgot to mention that I don't want to empty the trash. The script I am using is going to be inside an installer. So I don't want to force the user to empty the trash (by moving to the trash...
Posted by okandeel, on Jul 15, 2001 at 07:19 AM, in Developer Center
Deleting files without moving to the trash using AppleScript 1,108 Views / 2 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
I want to use an AppleScript command that would delete a file without having to move it to the trash. That is delete the file right away. I have an alias to the file and I guess I...
Posted by okandeel, on Jul 15, 2001 at 05:40 AM, in Developer Center
You won't believe why it wasn't working!!! It was... 1,344 Views / 4 Replies  
You won't believe why it wasn't working!!! It was because I wrote the script like this
tell "Finder
...
...
end tell

when I should have written it like this
tell application...
Posted by okandeel, on Jul 12, 2001 at 08:24 AM, in Developer Center
Are u sure about these lines? They don't seem to... 1,344 Views / 4 Replies  
Are u sure about these lines? They don't seem to work with me at all!!!
I tried to make as much logical modifications as I can to make these expressions work, but all in vain. I like the idea of...
Posted by okandeel, on Jul 12, 2001 at 07:06 AM, in Developer Center
Getting the current user from AppleScript 1,344 Views / 4 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
I am trying to retreive the current user using AppleScript. My purpose is to access his preferences folder and add certain files to it. Since I have no idea who the logged on user...
Posted by okandeel, on Jul 11, 2001 at 05:30 AM, in Developer Center
well just to let you know what my problem was,... 526 Views / 11 Replies  
well just to let you know what my problem was, the problem was that the application had to be installed in a Mac OS X partition. My application was installed in another partition but I thought it...
Posted by okandeel, on Jun 10, 2001 at 09:00 AM, in Developer Center
Well in Mac OS X, All help files are stored in... 309 Views / 2 Replies  
Well in Mac OS X, All help files are stored in /Library/Documentation/Help. In that directory u can find a number of folders for a number of applications. Inside each folder would be it's own TOC and...
Posted by okandeel, on Jun 3, 2001 at 07:09 AM, in Developer Center
Choose Application dialog 338 Views / 1 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
If a file is unknown to the finder in Mac OS X, then the finder will activate a dialog that says the file doesn't have an associated application. Then it gives you the chance to...
Posted by okandeel, on Jun 2, 2001 at 07:25 AM, in Developer Center
I added a bundle resource like someone suggested.... 526 Views / 11 Replies  
I added a bundle resource like someone suggested. There is only one problem. There is nothing in there for extensions or file suffices. You can only specify types and creators. How then does OS X...
Posted by okandeel, on May 31, 2001 at 12:11 PM, in Developer Center
Assalamu 3alaikum, Ok I made a plst resource... 526 Views / 11 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
Ok I made a plst resource and gave it an ID of 0. Inside it I pasted XML definitions one of which is the Document types that the application can open. Do I need to further enforce...
Posted by okandeel, on May 30, 2001 at 10:35 AM, in Developer Center
Assalamu 3alaikum, Well what I don't understand... 526 Views / 11 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
Well what I don't understand is what would I do with the resource after that. I have it in XML format and I have the creator inside set to my application and I have the extension...
Posted by okandeel, on May 29, 2001 at 10:55 AM, in Developer Center
Assalamu 3alaikum, Well then how can I package... 526 Views / 11 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
Well then how can I package my carbon application into a bundle. I am assuming when I do that, the application can be invoked normally and should a file with my desired extension...
Posted by okandeel, on May 27, 2001 at 08:26 AM, in Developer Center
Assalamu 3alaikum, Well I have a comment. If... 336 Views / 6 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
Well I have a comment. If there is the ability to change the generic application, then there has to be somewhere where this is stored in the system. There has to be some sort of...
Posted by okandeel, on May 26, 2001 at 07:05 AM, in macOS
I also forgot to mention sth. When I try to... 526 Views / 11 Replies  
I also forgot to mention sth. When I try to change the generic application from the inspector, and I choose my application, it gives me a message "The operation could not be completed. An unexpected...
Posted by okandeel, on May 26, 2001 at 06:34 AM, in Developer Center
Assalamu 3alaikum, Well here are my comments.... 526 Views / 11 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
Well here are my comments. As for changing the opening application from the inspector, the problem with that is that the application will be set to open just that file. My...
Posted by okandeel, on May 26, 2001 at 05:47 AM, in Developer Center
File Extension mapping 526 Views / 11 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
I am trying to make my application register a certain extension in the system registry such that it extension maps to my application. Meaning if the file is of extension .dos for...
Posted by okandeel, on May 23, 2001 at 05:55 AM, in Developer Center
Gestalt function 347 Views / 0 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
I have an observation that I am unconfortable with. I am using the Gestalt function to determine the version of the Mac OS running. The result is supposed to be in the low order...
Posted by okandeel, on May 3, 2001 at 07:17 AM, in Developer Center
I am still waiting for them to... 437 Views / 12 Replies  
I am still waiting for them to answer!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :-)
Posted by okandeel, on Apr 30, 2001 at 08:41 AM, in Developer Center
Well I am aware of the articles in stepwise.com... 437 Views / 12 Replies  
Well I am aware of the articles in stepwise.com and I don't want to make a pkg myself. The problem is I have no choice. I used installer VISE to install my application along with its files. The...
Posted by okandeel, on Apr 30, 2001 at 05:30 AM, in Developer Center
Installing KEXT with Installer VISE 327 Views / 0 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
I am trying to install a Kernel Extension file (KEXT) into Mac OS X using Installer VISE. I know the file works fine because I tried it several times and it seems to be working...
Posted by okandeel, on Apr 29, 2001 at 08:31 AM, in Developer Center
Well I am trying to make a package myself with... 437 Views / 12 Replies  
Well I am trying to make a package myself with Package Maker. All I want is to group my folders into a package so that they get installed correctly at the right positions. However my application file...
Posted by okandeel, on Apr 29, 2001 at 08:25 AM, in Developer Center
PackageMaker on Mac OS X 273 Views / 0 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
I'm trying to package my application files using PackageMaker. I am facing two problems. The first is I don't seem to be able to uninstall. The file created at the...
Posted by okandeel, on Apr 29, 2001 at 05:45 AM, in macOS
PackageMaker on Mac OS X 277 Views / 1 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
I'm trying to package my application files using PackageMaker. I am facing two problems. The first is I don't seem to be able to uninstall. The file created at the...
Posted by okandeel, on Apr 29, 2001 at 05:32 AM, in macOS
PackageMaker on Mac OS X 497 Views / 0 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
I'm trying to package my application files using PackageMaker. I am facing two problems. The first is I don't seem to be able to uninstall. The file created at the...
Posted by okandeel, on Apr 29, 2001 at 05:29 AM, in Applications
PackageMaker on Mac OS X 639 Views / 1 Replies  
Assalamu 3alaikum,
I'm trying to package my application files using PackageMaker. I am facing two problems. The first is I don't seem to be able to uninstall. The file created at the...
Posted by okandeel, on Apr 26, 2001 at 12:33 PM, in Classic Macs and Mac OS
 
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