Sign in to follow this  
macbrass

AppleScript and EyeTV 4

Recommended Posts

With the export button for iTunes missing from EyeTV 4, at least for now, I wanted to just write a quick AppleScript to export my videos out.  The AppleScript library is there and all the commands listed including export.  However, none of them seem to work.  I get repeated error messages that EyeTV doesn't understand the command.  Does anyone know if AppleScript actually works in version 4?  The page for EyeTV 4 does list an AppleScript menu as an option but that may just be that someone cut and paste from the version 3 page and it doesn't really work.  

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

It seems to be working, but differently from EyeTV 3.  I use a script to cycle through the channels at night, to update the EPG from the DVB signal.  I managed to adapt it to EyeTV 4.  I noticed the following differences:

-  programs_window is now called program window (singular and without underscore);

- I cannot show the window, but I can still open it;

- controller_window no longer exists;

- I cannot close any window;

- mute only seems to work when the player_window is active.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this