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AppleScript: A Beginner's Guide
     

AppleScript: A Beginner's Guide

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by Guy Hart-Davis
 

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Essential Skills—Made Easy!

Learn to program in AppleScript, the versatile scripting language built right into Mac OS X and supported by most major applications. AppleScript: A Beginner's Guide shows you how to write powerful scripts with the AppleScript Editor to automate tasks, save time and effort, and automatically generate documents,

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Essential Skills—Made Easy!

Learn to program in AppleScript, the versatile scripting language built right into Mac OS X and supported by most major applications. AppleScript: A Beginner's Guide shows you how to write powerful scripts with the AppleScript Editor to automate tasks, save time and effort, and automatically generate documents, spreadsheets, and e-mail messages. Debugging and error handling are also covered in this fast-paced tutorial.

Designed for Easy Learning

  • Key Skills & Concepts—Chapter-opening lists of specific skills covered in the chapter
  • Ask the Expert—Q&A sections filled with bonus information and helpful tips
  • Try This—Hands-on exercises that show you how to apply your skills
  • Notes—Extra information related to the topic being covered
  • Tips—Helpful reminders or alternative ways of doing things
  • Cautions—Errors and pitfalls to avoid
  • Annotated Syntax—Example code with commentary that describes the programming techniques being illustrated

Ready-to-use code at www.mhprofessional.com/computingdownload

Guy Hart-Davis is the author of Mac OS X Leopard QuickSteps, How to Do Everything iPod, iPhone, & iTunes, Fifth Edition, HTML, XHTML & CSS QuickSteps, and several other computer books.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071639545
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
12/10/2009
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Guy Hart-Davis is the author of more than 45 computer books, including Mac OS X Leopard QuickSteps and Word 2007 Macros & VBA Made Easy.

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AppleScript: A Beginner's Guide 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Lots of tips. Just the preview is over 150 pages.