New Desktop + open finder window

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  1. alexisvx

    alexisvx New Member

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    I am trying to create a shortcut that allows me to go to my 3d Desktop then open a new finder window that goes to the desktop.

    My desktops are currently set up so that pressing Control + 1, goes to first desktop, control + 2 to second desktop etc..

    I am trying to create an Applescitp to do this but I am stumbling on the first command.

    I want to do the 'Command + 3' keystroke so that it takes me to the 3d desktop but it's not working.

    I use:

    tell app "System Events" keystroke "3" using command down end tell

    I am in OSX Yosemite.

    thank you for your help
     
    alexisvx, Dec 10, 2015
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  2. alexisvx

    Cory Cooper Moderator

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    Hello and welcome.

    I am not very familiar with AppleScript/Automator. The folks over at MacScripter can probably steer you in the right direction.

    C
     
    Cory Cooper, Dec 13, 2015
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    alexisvx New Member

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    Thank you I will try there
     
    alexisvx, Dec 17, 2015
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