How do I paste into a different app?
bvlahos at mac.com
Wed Dec 30 17:55:03 EST 2009
It looks like on the Mac you can get AppleScript to send keystrokes by telling the application "System Events".
tell application "System Events"
How can I tell Rev to execute this AppleScript code?
InfoWallet (http://www.infowallet.com) helps me remember the important details of my life.
On Dec 20, 2009, at 1:32 PM, Bill Vlahos wrote:
> Is there a way to paste text from my stack to the text insertion point of a different program?
> I can create a floating window (system window) which floats above all other windows. The idea is that the user would click on a field in the target window (say a password field in a web browser) and then click a button on the floating window that will paste the password into it.
> I've tried the "type" and "paste" commands but they don't do anything outside of the stack. Is there a way to remotely issue a paste command or simulate typing?
> Bill Vlahos
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