Using LiveCode & AppleScript to make mouse selection in another Mac application

Ben Rubinstein benr at
Wed Sep 11 07:17:10 EDT 2019

Keyboard Maestro is indeed the best solution, thank you Bob.

FWIW I'd just managed to find a horrible hack, by enabling the "Mouse Keys" 
facility, and using System Events to send numeric keypad codes to lock the 
mouse down and move it - one pixel at a time....

Keyboard Maestro is a rather better solution, and looks excellent.

Thanks for the tip!


On 11/09/2019 05:28, Rick Harrison via use-livecode wrote:
> Hi Bob,
> Thanks for telling us about Keyboard Maestro!
> I used to use Quikeys for Mac for a long time, but
> they haven’t updated it for quite some time and
> I was hoping to find a substitute.  It looks like
> Keyboard Maestro is like Quikeys on Steroids!
> Thanks again,
> Rick
>> On Sep 10, 2019, at 5:52 PM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
>> You need a Macro program. I like Keyboard Maestro.
>> Bob S

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