TECSoft Announces New “Workflow Automation with AppleScript for Mac OS X”

Learn AppleScript and how to create powerful software automation solutions
with TECSoft’s new interactive HTML-based training.

(Amagansett, NY…October 5, 2004) TECSoft announced today its new Workflow
Automation with AppleScript for Mac OS X Training. The interactive
HTML-based training teaches AppleScript and how to create powerful software
automation solutions, and is the culmination of TECSoft’s extensive
experience as the leading AppleScript training and development firm. The
training updates and replaces TECSoft’s previously available AppleScript
Training CD, and is now available directly for purchase and download from for $49.95. Owners of TECSoft’s AppleScript Training CD can
upgrade for $24.95.

AppleScript is Apple Computer’s English-like scripting language used to
automate key tasks performed on the Macintosh computer. It’s like automatic
pilot for the Mac. With AppleScript users can increase productivity and
save time to work smarter, not harder.

“We’ve distilled our extensive hands-on training expertise into the HTML-
based version of our Workflow Automation with AppleScript for Mac OS X
training,” said TECSoft founder John Thorsen Jr. “Outside of a classroom
environment, this training delivers the richest AppleScript training
experience possible.”

With TECSoft’s training you don’t have to be a programmer to get started
and be productive with AppleScript. Along with teaching AppleScript
fundamentals, the training also covers scripting FileMaker Pro, iView
MediaPro, Adobe InDesign and the Finder. The training reinforces
AppleScript concepts with hands-on exercises that conclude with the user
scripting real-world AppleScript automation solutions. The training also

* 12 hours of training content.
* 25 QuickTime movies showing AppleScript demos, key concepts, and
solutions to the training exercises.
* 13 hands-on exercises designed to reinforce learning.
* Demos of real-world AppleScript automation solutions.
* All required software including trial versions of FileMaker Pro, iView
MediaPro, and InDesign, as well as the scripts for the demos and
* An easy-to-use HTML interface.
* Easy tracking of a user’s progress through the training.
* An extensive, interactive glossary of AppleScript terms.
* Web links to important AppleScript sites.
* Works with any OS X-compatible browser.

“As experienced AppleScript trainers we know what works and what doesn’t
for students and we’ve created the easiest and most effective way to learn
AppleScript,” said Thorsen.

For more information or to purchase the Workflow Automation with
AppleScript Training for Mac OS X, call TECSoft at 800-626-4119/631-267-
0700, or visit the TECSoft website:

About TECSoft
Based in Amagansett, New York, TECSoft is the industry’s leading
AppleScript training and development firm. The company is led by founder
John Thorsen Jr. who has worked extensively with Apple Computer to develop
AppleScript content for trade shows, seminars, workshops, and training
classes. TECSoft’s clients include Associated Press, Atlantic Records,
Barrons, BMG, Citibank, Nikon, Random House, Simon & Schuster, Sony Music,
and Time Warner.