AUTOMATOR CONVERT PPT TO PDF


The goal is to provide a service with an action (in the right click context menu of Finder) when you select a “.ppt”, “.pptx” or “pps” file to convert it. If you simply want a PDF copy of the presentation, you can use Hazel to call an AppleScript and convert the file, rename and move it, and you’re. 本仓库提供了OS X系统下,批量转换doc/ppt文件为pdf的AppleScript脚本. This repository provides AppleScript that could convert doc/ppt to pdf using automator .

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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. I have PowerPoint on my Mac, why do this whole nerd-looking thing? Sign up using Email and Password. Here is the workflow: This came from a response to a fellow traveller in the Mac Power Users Facebook group.

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By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. 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 pane.

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Note that not all conversions will be smooth; there are troubleshooting tips in this post, and here are some bonus links: This site uses cookies. Rather than messing around, trying to debug incompatible actions, AppleScript is your friend here.

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Previous versions of Microsoft Office included Automator Actions. Office applications missing in Automator Library. By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. Automator makes it easy to convert PowerPoint presentations to Keynote, even in batches. Before or after class you are either sent, or given access to download a Powerpoint presentation with the slides for that particular lecture.

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Automatically Filing PowerPoint Presentations – Automator, Hazel, AppleScript

Most good lecturers will share their presentations with you for their classes. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Microsoft Office for Mac and includes cobvert Automator workflows, but Microsoft is no longer providing Automator actions for Office The situation is simple. Mike Eng 32 4 4 Ask Different works best with JavaScript enabled. There appears to be some obscure bug with passing Office file names to Automator. I edited the script in my answer, now no error for me.

You can download the script itself here.

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Whether or not that will work for you is going to depend on the version of PowerPoint used to create the presentation. Do you have the full version of Microsoft Office installed? Doesn’t work for me in Email Required, but never auyomator.

Sign up using Facebook. There are a few ways you can come at this. Thereafter, it is a simple matter for Hazel to move the new file to wherever you want it.

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If you want to build the Automator workflow yourself — and, there is no better way to learn how to use it — there are a couple of things to look out for. You are commenting using your WordPress. If you have any version of MS Office prior toyou might be able to use the built-in automator action that looks like this: The mention on there of Viewing by Application or Category doesn’t appear to prevent them showing in the search, only in the left pane.

Automator gives the error “Expected end of line, etc. Automator lets you set up processes, called workflows, that can make repetitive desktop operations easy. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.

Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. Here is what the two versions of Hazel rules, and the Automator workflow look like: This is a fairly common need among students.

So, you must run an AppleScript from the Automator workflow Here is the script edited: It is also included in the Automator workflow, which you can download below, along with the Hazel rules.