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Tile Safari windows via AppleScript
Authored by: lxmorj on Dec 29, '06 11:27:07PM

Thanks for the help. Here is the latest reworking:

tell application "Safari"

-- For some reason Safari has (two) invisible windows
set allWindows to (every window where visible is true)
set n to count of allWindows

-- Get dock position
set dock to do shell script "defaults read com.apple.dock orientation"

-- Get actual width to help with left-side docks
tell application "Finder"
set screenSize to bounds of window of desktop
set actualWidth to item 3 of screenSize
end tell

-- Determine space open on your screen, factoring in the Dock
set screenWidth to do JavaScript "screen.availWidth" in document 1
set screenHeight to do JavaScript "screen.availHeight" in document 1

-- Get dock size
set dockSize to actualWidth - screenWidth

-- Get rid of 4 pixel buffer on Dock
if dockSize is 4 then
set dockSize to 0
end if

-- Dividing by zero is bad
if n is equal to 0 then return

-- Determine each window's width
set windowWidth to (screenWidth / n)
set x to 1

-- Position each window in turn
repeat
tell window x
-- 21 is the size of the Menu Bar (for 10.4 at least)
if (dock is not equal to "left") then
set bounds to {windowWidth * (x - 1), 21, windowWidth * x, screenHeight}
else
set bounds to {windowWidth * (x - 1) + dockSize, 21, windowWidth * x + dockSize, screenHeight}
end if
end tell
set x to x + 1
if x is equal to (n + 1) then exit repeat
end repeat
end tell



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