Consolidating files with applescript

Discussion in 'Mac Programming' started by jdtx63, Jun 23, 2011.

  1. jdtx63 macrumors newbie

    Jun 23, 2011
    I've found this applescript & it almost does exactly what I need, apart from that it produces a folder of aliases rather than copies of the original files.

    I want to select a source & destination folder & then have the script go through all the subfolders of the source folder & copy them to the destination folder. Simple? Unfortunately I don't any applescript experience :confused:
  2. subsonix macrumors 68040

    Feb 2, 2008
    How do you want to select the folders, with a GUI? Why not just alt + drag the folder to create a copy?
  3. jdtx63 thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jun 23, 2011
    The script I tried uses Finder to select the source & destination folders. I don't just want to copy a folder / files. I want the script to go through each subfolder of the source folder & copy the files into a single destination folder. The script does that but creates an alias for each file.

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