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List, filter and activate network locations from within Alfred


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View and change your network location from Alfred.
 
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Installation

Download the workflow from Packal or GitHub.

Usage

  • netloc [<query>] — Show list of network locations filtered by <query> if one is specified
  • — Activate selected network location
  • ⌘+↩ — Open Network Preferences

Note: You will probably be asked to enter your password to change the network location.
Licence

This workflow is released under the MIT Licence.

Edited by deanishe
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@deanishe This is very useful as I'm always changing between network locations.  I noticed that you're using the networksetup command to change locations.  I've found that if you use the "scselect <location name>" command instead of "networksetup -switchtolocation <location name>" to change locations, it doesn't throw up that annoying password prompt.  Perhaps consider modifying your python script to use the "scselect" command to change locations.

 

Thanks!

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