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Switch input to argument via keyword instead of hotkey

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This workflow accesses a Bible program (Accordance) and searches it for the 'selected verse reference' then pastes the result.  It works fine. Instead of a hotkey, I want to be able to type a keyword such as 'find' then a verse reference and have the reference run through the script.  Tried some of the more obvious approaches, but it just won't work for me.

 

 

 

 

Current configuration is -----

 

>>>Selection in OSX- Hotkey

 

>>>Run Script-

global theResult

global moduleName
global input
global citationFormat
 
set moduleName to "MLV 2016" --NOTE: Change this to change what version you paste, i.e. ASV, but keep in mind it must be available in Accordance.
set input to (the clipboard)
set citationFormat to "true"
 
 
getScriptureText(moduleName, input, citationFormat)
on getScriptureText(moduleName, input, citationFormat)
tell application "Accordance" to set theResult to «event AccdTxRf» {moduleName, input, citationFormat}
tell application "System Events"
set visible of process "Accordance" to false
end tell
end getScriptureText
 
tell application "System Events"
set the clipboard to theResult
 
 
end tell
 
>>>Copy to Clipboard - {clipboard} - Paste to frontmost

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You need to use a Keyword Input with Argument Required to trigger your workflow.

In your AppleScript, change set input to (the clipboard) to set input to "{query}".

Edited by deanishe

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Could you post a screenshot of your workflow setup and the script code (in code tags, please)? Or better yet, upload the workflow somewhere.

It's hard to figure out what's going wrong when you don't have all the relevant information.

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