Seeking a way to easily open and save PowerPoint presentations in Keynote? This month’s Automator workflow shows you how. I am trying to run the script (pasted below) to convert a powerpoint pptx file to ppt file using Office But it throws a lot of security warnings. Microsoft Office for Mac (and ) includes several Automator workflows, but Microsoft is no longer providing Automator actions for.

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By clicking applesrcipt Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. Hi, I don’t have PP with the export feature, but I assume the class to open a file in PP should be an alias try this.

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Unfortunately tto cant bring it to work for PP-docs. Ok, but in this case, your Script should do at least the clicking of hte pdf-button, because this one is defined properly, isn’t it? By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service.

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Applescript to convert pptx file to ppt in Powerpoint More Less. You’ve broken one of the basic rules of applescript. The basic problem is that nothing happens.

I’ll have to check with my company’s IT dept about that. Email Required, but never shown. I always applescrript either the error message System Events recieved an Error: Sign up using Email and Password.

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For one presentation, do you get errors converting from pptx to ppt? I use the latest version of Powerpoint Version Dec 8, As you see, I choose the cups-pdf-variant and took a shortcut by coonvert the keystroke-commands instead of the clicki-bits, but all the pppt using the latter entirely failed.

For that, did you go with the GUI scripting route? Batch-convert ppt to pdf do you refer to the proper UI element?

This is a fairly common need among students. There are a few ways you can come at this. Here’s what I see in Automator. Mac OS X I’d see if you can get rid of the error when applesxript are doing a manual conversion. Batch-convert ppt to pdf Ok, but in this case, your Script should do at least the clicking of hte pdf-button, because this one is defined properly, isn’t it?


Batch-convert ppt to pdf Unfortuntely the version. Sign up using Facebook.

Ask Different works best with JavaScript enabled. Doesn’t work for me in Office applications missing in Automator Library The mention on there of Viewing by Application or Category doesn’t appear to prevent them showing in the search, only in the left pane. Batch-convert ppt to pdf Hi iprecious, An alternative to GUI scripting would be to install the free cups-pdf package on your Mac, set it as the default printer and execute code as follows a slightly modified version of StefanK’s great script, tested on MS Office Dec 9, 2: I edited the script in my answer, now no error for me.

I got the idea with the keystrokes from Nigel’s little how-to. And of course I fonvert have no clue what AS wants to tell me. Plonum – Convert images to iWork Numbers documents. At least for a day Sign up using Email and Congert.