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AppleScript® Programming for the Absolute Beginner by Jerry Lee Ford

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Introducing AppleScript Studio

As has already been stated, AppleScript Studio provides you with all the tools you need to develop robust, full-featured Mac OS X applications, using AppleScript as the underlying programming language. These applications can display complex graphical user interfaces complete with buttons, popup controls, slider controls, progress bars, radio and checkbox controls and just about any other interface control you might want to use.

Using AppleScript, AppleScript Studio applications can interact with and automate the scriptable Mac OS X applications. As such, you might create AppleScript Studio applications that provide customized front ends to other applications. Alternatively, you might create AppleScript Studio applications ...

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