Pixelmator Pro for the Mac adds AppleScript automation support
What you need to know
- Pixelmator Pro has announced support for AppleScript on the Mac.
- The new support will enable the app to run tons of automation scripts.
- The update is available for users today.
Pixelmator Pro (opens in new tab) is out with a major update that adds support for AppleScript on the Mac, enabling all kinds of automation for the app.
As detailed by Pixelmator, the new support for Applescript will enable features like the following:
Andrius Gailiunas from the Pixelmator team says that the company worked with Sal Soghoian, who was the Product Manager of AppleScript at Apple, in order to bring automation with Pixelmator Pro (opens in new tab) to life.
Soghoian says that the addition of AppleScript support for the Pixelmator Pro (opens in new tab) app on the Mac is a "game-changer."
For those who want to get started and build automation into Pixelmator Pro (opens in new tab), the Pixelmator team has but together a deatiled tutorial. The update is available to Mac users today and, for those who are still considering purchasing Pixelmator Pro, the app is currently 30% off its usual price on the Mac App Store (opens in new tab).
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