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Forum: OmniOutliner 3 for Mac 2009-04-25, 09:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,496
Posted By ianpiper
Possible different approach?

OK, I think I can see why the numbering may not work the way I want it to. It is rigorously hierarchical. Perhaps another approach could be to take the Sections out of the hierarchy altogether, and...
Forum: OmniOutliner 3 for Mac 2009-04-25, 09:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,496
Posted By ianpiper
BTW I should mention that the Sections are...

BTW I should mention that the Sections are numbered using Roman numbering.
Forum: OmniOutliner 3 for Mac 2009-04-25, 08:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,496
Posted By ianpiper
Continuing numbering using legal outline numbering

I have a book outline arranged as a series of numbered chapters within a non-numbered section, like this:

==== toc ====
Section I
1 Chapter 1
1.1 Introduction
1.2 More introduction stuff...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2009-04-04, 07:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,874
Posted By ianpiper
Well, I could, but that wouldn't give me what I...

Well, I could, but that wouldn't give me what I want. Strictly speaking I should have said that I want to get the things that are due today or earlier - I can't seem to see a grouping that will do...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2009-04-02, 10:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,874
Posted By ianpiper
Summary of tasks for today?

I can't figure out a way of getting a simple summary of what is due today. I know about grouping by due date, but I really want a single list of what is on my plate for today.

If there is an API...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-08-01, 06:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,761
Posted By ianpiper
Thanks Troy, I'll try that if it happens again. ...

Thanks Troy, I'll try that if it happens again.

Ian.
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Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-08-01, 01:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,761
Posted By ianpiper
Well, I'm confused. I have other projects where...

Well, I'm confused. I have other projects where all of the actions are completed and they don't show anything outstanding.

I tried marking the project as completed, and indeed the white on red...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-31, 07:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,761
Posted By ianpiper
Invisible item in my Projects view

I seem to have an invisible item. See screenshot below. All of the items in the Admin project should be completed, but the label still shows 1, and an overdue 1 at that.
Have I managed to put this...
Forum: OmniGraffle General 2008-07-30, 06:45 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 16,669
Posted By ianpiper
I wholeheartedly agree with the need for a book...

I wholeheartedly agree with the need for a book on this. I would like to see more detail about lots of areas. I have recently been hacking my way through some AppleScripts to do round-tripping of xml...
Forum: OmniGraffle General 2008-07-30, 06:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,789
Posted By ianpiper
Can I name an OmniGraffle window in AppleScript?

I am using Omnigraffle Pro 5 and creating a complex image using AppleScript. This is drawing shapes to the front window which it identifies like this:

tell application "OmniGraffle Professional 5"...
Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-04, 09:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,373
Posted By ianpiper
Curt, Thanks for the quick reply. No, you...

Curt,

Thanks for the quick reply. No, you didn't misunderstand the question, but you did spell out the answer for the benefit of my slow wits :-)


Ian.
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Forum: OmniFocus 1 for Mac 2008-07-04, 08:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,373
Posted By ianpiper
No sync with dotMac?

I think I know the answer, but just to confirm... there is no facility to synchronise my Omnifocus database with my .Mac account - is that right (I know about iCal sync. but that is not what I am...
Forum: OmniGraffle General 2008-06-17, 07:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,193
Posted By ianpiper
Actually, it does work...

Joel,

<blush>I just checked it again and your suggested approach does work</blush>

It would still be nice if there were some documentation that I could look at for this. If the API is...
Forum: OmniGraffle General 2008-06-17, 07:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,193
Posted By ianpiper
Thanks Joel. I wasn't sure about exactly...

Thanks Joel.

I wasn't sure about exactly where you meant I should put the braces, but I tried this and it didn't seem to have an effect (the blue text is what I have added: I am passing a string...
Forum: OmniGraffle General 2008-06-16, 10:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,193
Posted By ianpiper
How to create key-value pairs when creating a shape

I have an AppleScript that creates a shape with a variety of properties. I have noticed that Omnigraffle 5 has the ability to create key-value pairs to store additional user-defined information, and...
Forum: OmniGraffle General 2008-06-16, 10:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,201
Posted By ianpiper
Sorted

If anyone is interested (or even reading) I will be happy to share the solution to this question: it took a few hours and a couple of handfuls of hair, but it works nicely now.

Ian.
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Forum: OmniGraffle General 2008-06-13, 06:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,201
Posted By ianpiper
Applescript to turn an xml file into a tree of shapes

Hi all,

I picked up on a thread on this forum from last year, in which someone posted a method for creating a tree structure of shapes from a google sitemap file.
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