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If you don’t know about the Talking Moose then you’re missing Macintosh history.
In 1989, I purchased my very first piece of Macintosh software, which came on an 800k floppy disk in the back of a book called Stupid Mac Tricks by Dr. Bob Levitus. It was a collection of fun applications that did nothing productive except make your Mac more enjoyable. (I think that’s . . .
Continue Reading: Enjoy some stupid Moose tricks for Entourage!
Entourage 2008 users who rely on week numbers know that only one calendar view shows the actual week number — it only appears on the 7-day Week calendar. I’ve written an AppleScript to add week numbers to the first Sunday of every week of the chosen year so that we can see week numbers in the monthly calendar view too, where I find them more useful.
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AppleScripting Entourage: Part 3
Using AppleScripts with Entourage helps with repetitive tasks. Do you frequently assign a category to messages and wish there was an easy way using a keyboard shortcut? In this tutorial, I’ll discuss how to use an AppleScript with a keyboard shortcut to assign a category to a message.
Categories are extremely powerful tools that are a major benefit to Entourage.
Easier sorting of Address Book Use categories instead of entering individual . . .
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Microsoft updaters include a step to safeguard users that have not followed directions to quit all applications before updating. However this safeguard is now blocked by a recent Apple security update. . . .
Continue Reading: Apple Security Update blocks Microsoft’s update process
Basics for using AppleScript with Entourage . . .
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Barry Wainwright’s AppleScript “Insert FireFox URLs” is updated to work around shortcomings of the newly released FireFox v3 . . .
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Rob Buckley released an AppleScript to bring support to return-receipts in Entourage… . . .
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The chapter on Entourage by Paul Berkowitz is a superb extended introduction to AppleScript for Entourage. And, it is available online in its entirety. . . .
Continue Reading: More Details on AppleScripting Entourage