[OS X TeX] bibdesk

Adam R. Maxwell amaxwell at mac.com
Thu Jun 8 17:20:54 CEST 2006

On Jun 7, 2006, at 07:01, Themis Matsoukas wrote:

> Is there a way to use an applescript to change preferences in  
> bibdesk w/o going through the preferences pane? What I'm getting at  
> is this: I use multiple bib files and need to store their pdf's in  
> different locations. So far, I resort to manually changing the  
> location in the preferences when I open the bib file but when I  
> forget to do that, it creates havoc in my filing system. I'd like  
> to have something close to one-click way to change file  
> locations... I know,  it's only two clicks to get to the  
> preferences to make the change, but I don't want to go through  
> multiple panes every time.

The Preferences interface is not AppleScriptable, as far as I know,  
although you might be able to use UI scripting on it.  What  
preference for PDF file location are you changing?  This doesn't make  
sense to me.

-- Adam

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