MacIconToFile demo

Devin Asay devin_asay at
Thu Mar 19 11:37:08 EDT 2009

On Mar 19, 2009, at 2:56 AM, Terry Judd wrote:

> I¹ve put together a small stack that demonstrates the scripted  
> solution
> (well with a bit of help from the revXML external) for creating  
> images from
> Mac file and application icons that I posted the other day. Just set  
> the
> output image size and drag a file or application from the Finder  
> onto the
> icon Œspace¹ and you¹re away.
> Type...
> go url ""
> ...into the message box to download it.

Hi Terry,

Very nice. I find it works well for most OS X application and document  
icons. Ironically, it doesn't work for me on standalone apps created  
by Revolution. Nor would it work on alias files or OS X pkg and mpkg  



Devin Asay
Humanities Technology and Research Support Center
Brigham Young University

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