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Applescript to change the Project of a task? Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Hi there,

I would like to know how to be able to change the project for an existing task. I have looked through the dictionary and found that tasks have "Container", "Containing document", and "Containing project", however, these are read-only.

Does anyone know of a way to do that?
 
You can move a task into the task list of another project.

Code:
tell application id "OFOC"
	tell default document
		-- SET UP TWO PROJECTS
		repeat with strName in {"ProjB", "ProjA"}
			set oProj to make new project with properties {name:strName} at beginning of projects
			repeat with strTask in {"First", "Second"}
				tell oProj to set oTask to make new task at end of tasks with properties {name:strTask & " task of " & name}
			end repeat
		end repeat
		
		-- MOVE A TASK FROM ONE PROJECT TO ANOTHER
		move oTask to end of tasks of second project
	end tell
end tell

Last edited by RobTrew; 2011-12-19 at 05:22 AM..
 
RobTrew, that was such an obvious way of doing it... My brain was looking for the hardest way of doing it while the right answer is right there.

Thanks a lot for your help buddy!
 
 


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