Folder action in Automator

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by rzucollo, Jul 24, 2011.

  1. rzucollo macrumors newbie

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    #1
    Hello,

    I`m interested in creating an automated Folder Action in my Desktop.

    The expected result is to move all (and only) *.ipa files to another folder.

    Right now, everything that I put on Desktop is moved to the target folder, and I dont know whats wrong.

    The workflow is this:
     

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  2. Mrguidogenio macrumors regular

    Mrguidogenio

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    #2
    If you try with other type of file, does it work?
     
  3. rzucollo thread starter macrumors newbie

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    #3
    Yes. I changed the target extension to .html and downloaded an .exe, and it was moved to the target folder =(
     
  4. rzucollo thread starter macrumors newbie

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    #4
    Solved my problem.

    The key for this to work is to use "Filter Finder Items", not "Find Finder Items".
     

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