APPLESCRIPT FOR PAGE SETUP/ORIENTATION??

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  1. abpp

    abpp Guest

    Is there a way to use Applescript to change the page setup/orientation
    (portrait or landscape) of a document in an application that doesn't
    have this built-in??
     
    abpp, Aug 10, 2008
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    <>,
    abpp <> wrote:

    > Is there a way to use Applescript to change the page setup/orientation
    > (portrait or landscape) of a document in an application that doesn't
    > have this built-in??


    You can try using GUI Scripting. There's an example here :
    http://forums.macosxhints.com/showthread.php?t=83600

    Patrick
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    Patrick Stadelmann <>
     
    Patrick Stadelmann, Aug 10, 2008
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  3. abpp

    abpp Guest

    On Aug 10, 1:35 pm, Patrick Stadelmann <>
    wrote:
    > In article
    > <>,
    >
    > abpp <> wrote:
    > > Is there a way to use Applescript to change the page setup/orientation
    > > (portrait or landscape) of a document in an application that doesn't
    > > have this built-in??

    >
    > You can try using GUI Scripting. There's an example here :http://forums.macosxhints.com/showthread.php?t=83600
    >
    > Patrick
    > --
    > Patrick Stadelmann <>



    I know about that page and technique. But the orientation doesn't work
    for me.
     
    abpp, Aug 10, 2008
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  4. abpp

    abpp Guest

    On Aug 11, 2:48 am, Patrick Stadelmann <>
    wrote:
    > In article
    > <>,
    >
    >  abpp <> wrote:
    > > I know about that page and technique. But the orientation doesn't work
    > > for me.

    >
    > It probably needs to be adapted the version of Mac OS X, and maybe to
    > the specific application. If you provide these informations, maybe
    > someone could help you with it.
    >
    > Patrick
    > --
    > Patrick Stadelmann <>



    Well, the Mac OS X version is Mac OS 10.4.10 and the application is
    MultiAd Creator 7.0.5.
     
    abpp, Aug 12, 2008
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