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Is there an action for creating an alias of a file and placing it somewhere? I find that I need to place an alias often on the desktop. Would this be useful to users? Maybe it's already available, and I missed it?

 

Sam

 

I personally use Alfreds file search in combination with the "Quick File Search Mode", but i've made you a small workflow that let's you select

a file/folder to create a alias for and then a folder where you want it to be saved to.

 

Here you go(I assume you have Alfred 3): https://www.dropbox.com/s/g4clxs0pmy7p14l/Create%20Alias.alfredworkflow?dl=0

 

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Hi FroZen_X, does it work also to make alias of folders? 

 

Found a bug that made it not work in some occasion and therefore couldn't work with folders.

Here you go: https://www.dropbox.com/s/g4clxs0pmy7p14l/Create%20Alias.alfredworkflow?dl=0

Keep in mind that the first filter is set to everything, which can be change to folder only if wanted.

 

This should work :)

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