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Open url with hotkey (10.6) [Fixed in temp b179, link in thread]


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I can't work out how to associate a url with the hotkey in the workflow template supplied, where should it be specified?  I'd be grateful for any help.

 

In the templates, choose Web & URLs > Open URL with hotkey.

 

Double-click the hotkey object to set it to a hotkey of your chose, then double-click the Open URL object to set it either to a new URL or to an existing custom search :)

 

Hope this helps!

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I did try that before I asked the question but it doesn't respond, it seemed the logical place to put it! I have OSX 10.6.8 but I couldn't find any restrictions on OS versions with Alfred 2.  

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I did try that before I asked the question but it doesn't respond, it seemed the logical place to put it! I have OSX 10.6.8 but I couldn't find any restrictions on OS versions with Alfred 2.  

 

There could be an issue with the URL itself. Could you paste it in here please?

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This is the url

 

http://www.istockphoto.com/istock_login.php

 

but the problem is that when I click or double click on Open URL nothing happens so I don't get the chance to enter a url.

 

If you are double clicking the Open URL item in the workflow and not seeing the prefs, there sounds like there could be something wrong or corrupt.

 

Which OS X version are you using?

 

Could you open Console.app and see if any errors are printed out when you double click the "Open URL" object in the workflow editor.

 

Cheers,

Andrew

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I'm using 10.6.8 

 

This is the response in Console 

 

 

29/03/2013 08:57:09    Alfred Preferences[264]    *** -[NSCFArray insertObject:atIndex:]: attempt to insert nil

 

Thanks, I'll get 10.6 up today and see if I can reproduce this :)

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Thanks for your quick response. I think Alfred is excellent by the way, a great product.

 

There seemed to be a little bug in 10.6 related to default browser selection for this workflow config. I've put together a new build for you which should fix this (from now on).

 

http://cachefly.alfredapp.com/Alfred_2.0.2_179.zip

 

Let me know how you get on :)

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