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Send 1 file per email in automator

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timbo_cole Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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Nov 11, 2012 9:37 AM

Hi,

I want to create a script in automator to allow me to distribute my photos by ftp and email automatically in a folder action.

 

I have currently go it linked to a folder on the desktop called test (until I have it perfected.)

 

I have managed to make it distribute to specified ftp servers using multiple instances of http://editkid.com/upload_to_ftp/ (1 for each server)

 

I have also managed to get it to email all photos to a specified email address with the subject being the name of the first picture

 

This has been achieved by using the following apple script and setting the response to a variable:

 

on run {input, parameters}

 

          tell application "System Events"

                    return name of first item of input

          end tell

 

end run

 

What I need, is for this to happen but sending each photo in a separate email with their file name in the subject line.

 

How would I go about doing this??

 

Thanks,

 

Timbo Cole

MacBook Pro, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2)

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