Automator services

Automator services

To install these Automator services:

  1. Download the zipped workflow.
  2. Unzip by opening in the Finder.
  3. Open the .workflow file and follow the Service Installer's prompts.

They'll be most convenient to use if you assign them keyboard shortcuts in System Preferences -> Keyboard -> Shortcuts -> Services.  

Run Unix command on text selection, output to clipboard

Select text to optionally use as standard input.

Control-click on the text, use the Services context menu to run this service.

Enter a Unix command in the dialog.

The command output is copied to the clipboard.

 

Run Unix command on text selection, replacing with output

Select text to optionally use as standard input.

Control-click on the text, use the Services context menu to run this service.

Enter a Unix command in the dialog.

The command output replaces the selected text.

 

Run Unix command, output to clipboard

From an application's menu, choose the Services menu item to run this service.

Enter a Unix command in the dialog.

The command output is copied to the clipboard.

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