I have some scripts that automate the export of multi-canvas files, but the scripts seem to fail on the "open" call. Specifically, they hang. I can replicate the problem with a simple script I found on the forums here:
The event/reply log for running this script is:
Any hints as to how to resolve this problem is will be gratefully received!!
set myDocument to (choose file with prompt "Select an Omnigraffle file") tell application "OmniGraffle Professional 5" set oDoc to open alias myDocument set numCanvas to count of canvases of oDoc end tell
tell application "AppleScript Editor" choose file with prompt "Select an Omnigraffle file" --> alias "Macintosh HD:Users:einarnn:Droplets:cca-visualization.graffle" end tell tell application "OmniGraffle Professional 5" open alias (alias "Macintosh HD:Users:einarnn:Droplets:cca-visualization.graffle") Result: error "OmniGraffle Professional 5 got an error: AppleEvent timed out." number -1712