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10.4: A Smart folder Automator action System 10.4
Tiger only hint I have made a Automator Action that allows you to use your smart folders in Automator workflows. It's written in Cocoa and relies on Spotlight and it's notification features.

You can download the Automator Action installer here, and you can see an example of how to use it here.

[kirkmc adds: After you install this Automator action, it displays in the Finder library as Get Smart Folder Contents. Its popup menu picks up any smart folders you have stored in your Saved Searches folder (~/Library/Saved Searches), or, if you select New, opens a Finder window ready for you to create a new smart folder.]
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Get Smart Folder Contents @ VT
Authored by: sjk on Apr 24, '06 12:09:01PM
Love that product description for Get Smart Folder Contents on VersionTracker. :-)

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10.4: A Smart folder Automator action
Authored by: aptmunich on Apr 24, '06 12:16:21PM


I've been looking for a way to do this for a while and had given up!

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10.4: A Smart folder Automator action
Authored by: bloodshots on Apr 25, '06 07:23:29AM

Great hint, but, it doesnt work on my OS X Server, it doesnt find any smart folders, I tried it on an iMac with no problems. Is this a server issue?
any suggestions to implement this or why it is not working appreciated

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