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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 I would like to do this programmatically (using AppleScript). But I cannot figure out the syntax. Can anyone help me?

Here is how I am currently creating my shapes:
"
on makeShape(aTitle)
tell application "OmniGraffle Professional 5"
tell canvas of front window
return make new shape at end of graphics with properties {text:aTitle, vertical padding:5, autosizing:full, side padding:10, magnets:{{0.5, 0}, {-0.5, 0}, {0, 0.5}, {0, -0.5}}, origin:{(x of canvasSize) / 2.0, (y of canvasSize) / 2.0}}
end tell
end tell
end makeShape
"
I would want to add things like type="node" or author="ian" and various other terms.

Thanks,


Ian.
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