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AppleScript® Programming for the Absolute Beginner by Jerry Lee Ford

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Summary

In this chapter you learned how to open and close files and to read from and write to files. You also learned how to interact with the Mac OS X file systems and to work with relative and absolute file references. Using the information presented in this chapter, you now possess the knowledge required to generate reports as well as text and log files.

Now, before you move on to Chapter 8, why don’t you set aside a little extra time to improve the AppleScript Lottery Picker game by tackling the following list of challenges.

Challenges

  1. As currently written, the game does not provide the player with any instruction on how the game is played. Consider adding specific instructions to the text stored in the Description tab and then saving the ...

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