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AS_Photos_Export ( Export_Path ; options ; Album_Name )

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Thomas Siebert, Thomas Siebert
http://t-seabird.de

export picture items from Photos.app to specified folder (macOS only)

Sample Input:
AS_Photos_Export ( Get ( DesktopPath ) & "Photos Export/" ; 1 ; "" )
Sample Output:
Exporting selected pictures to the specified folder.


 Then copy & paste into FileMaker Advanced's Edit Custom Function window.

Description:

Export Pictures from Photos.app to a folder on your harddisk

Options:
1 = selected images
2 = album name
3 = "last import" album
4 = "favorites" album


U shall use a standard POSIX path or a common FileMaker paths like:
"filemac:" & Get ( DesktopPath ) & "Foldername/"

The script removes prefixes like "filemac:" or the name of the start volume like "/Macintosh HD/" automatically.

Use the ScriptStep "Perform AppleScript" using the option "Calculated AppleScript"
You also shall use "Perform AppleScript" directly from a button.

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by BrianDunning.com. Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it

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Dear Thomas!

Thank you very much! It works very good!
Have a nice Day!

Cheers

Alex Köhler, Düsseldorf
April 20, 2017 9:05am

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