Automator Actions-System Preferences

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by iIra, Jan 18, 2006.

  1. iIra macrumors member

    Oct 19, 2005
    Atlanta, GA
    Does anyone know of any Automator Actions to modify System Preferences?
    Specifically I have the bottom right screen corner set to do Desktop Exposé when I point the cursor there, and I want to make a workflow to toggle this on and off. I've never used Automator before so I don't know a whole lot about it. Any help/suggestions would be appreciated.
  2. ipedro macrumors 68030


    Nov 30, 2004
    Toronto, ON
    I played around with Automator today trying to do just this.

    A not so computer savy friend of mine is having a hard time connecting their new Mac Mini to the internet on a DSL line. There are a few settings that need to be input via the System Prefs > Network > Ethernet dialogue box and I was hoping I could build an automator action that she could run and it would do it all for her.

    Any suggestions?
  3. Blaat Mekker macrumors member

    Sep 19, 2008
    Do you guys still need this info? I've got something that might work.

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