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one caveat with sounds
Authored by: BOlle on Aug 29, '08 03:21:32PM
I have the same sound issue. I think I finally solved it by using a folder action.

What you need: Play Sound. Save it in you Applications folder.

Save the script in ~/Library/Scripts/Folder Action Scripts/ and attach it to your ~/Library/Mail/IMAP-youraccount@domain.com/INBOX.imapmbox/Messages/ folder.

Disclaimer: This is my sixth applescript, it just might set your LP1 on fire.


-- use any sound you like, mine is set to Submarine.aiff

on adding folder items to this_folder after receiving added_items
	set soundFile to "Macintosh HD:System:Library:Sounds:Submarine.aiff"
	tell application "/Applications/Play Sound.app"
		play soundFile
	end tell
	open added_items
end adding folder items to



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