Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

AS_Photos_Export ( Export_Path ; options ; Album_Name )

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

  Average rating: 3.3 (7 votes) Log in to vote

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

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter

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

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

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.

 

Comments

Alex Köhler   Alex Köhler, Düsseldorf
Apr 20, 2017
Dear Thomas!

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

Cheers
 

Log in to post comments.

 

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

Under construction. Email me your wish list for improvements.