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by Alberti82
Thu Mar 01, 2018 11:09 pm
Forum: LaunchBar Actions
Topic: Define a LaunchBar action for a particular file type
Replies: 0
Views: 5685

Define a LaunchBar action for a particular file type

Dear all, Does anyone know how to define a custom action (for example through Launchbar's Action Editor) that is triggered only for a particular file association/type. This might appear as a odd request. After all, one could change the association for the file type to a different program. However, t...
by Alberti82
Tue Feb 27, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: LaunchBar Actions
Topic: Force a custom action to open a *specific application* for a certain item
Replies: 2
Views: 5888

Re: Force a custom action to open a *specific application* for a certain item

The best way to do this is to launch it yourself in the script. When selecting an item, have the action launch it using LaunchBar.execute("open -a <path to program> <file to open>"); Could you please elaborate more? I know that LaunchBar can execute shell commands through LaunchBar.execut...
by Alberti82
Sat Feb 24, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: LaunchBar Actions
Topic: Force a custom action to open a *specific application* for a certain item
Replies: 2
Views: 5888

Force a custom action to open a *specific application* for a certain item

Hello everyone, Recently I have much enjoyed programming a few actions for LaunchBar that show a list of recent files for apps that I used very often, but are not of a Cocoa type. These include: Microsoft Word 2016, PowerPoint 2016, Excel 2016, Mathematica, Matlab, Acrobat DC, Illustrator CC, Photos...
by Alberti82
Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:06 am
Forum: LaunchBar General
Topic: LaunchBar fails to sync the menu of "recent documents"
Replies: 19
Views: 3748

LaunchBar fails to sync the menu of "recent documents"

Dear LaunchBar developers and users, I have been using extensively for many years the access to the recent documents, which is provided by LaunchBar for MacOS applications. Recently, I have realized the recent documents, which I are correctly displayed in the "File" menu of MacOS applicati...
by Alberti82
Thu Oct 23, 2014 4:34 pm
Forum: LaunchBar Actions
Topic: [LB6 Actions] Do not disturb/Toggle Notification Center
Replies: 1
Views: 16716

Re: [LB6 Actions] Do not disturb/Toggle Notification Center

Thank you very much! It works very well! Great job. :D