[OS X TeX] Collection of Macros for TeXShop and BibDesk

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Apr 18 15:56:11 EDT 2010

On Apr 18, 2010, at 2:02 PM, Jens v.P. wrote:

> Hi all,
> I use TeXShop for almost all my writings, and in order to simplify my life I've written a bunch of macros for TeXShop. These macros use AppleScript and other tricks, and I was wondering if they may be useful for other TeXShop users as well. So I want to share them with you. Here is a list of these macros:
> - Create section headers (with nicely formatted source code) with TexShop and Applescript
>    http://jevopi.blogspot.com/2010/03/create-section-headers-with-texshop-and.html
> - Increase/Decrease section level with TeXShop macros, source code formatting is adjusted accordingly
>    http://jevopi.blogspot.com/2009/07/increasedecrease-section-level-with.html
> - Convert text to a (TeXShop) convenient label text, i.e. remove whitespaces and punctuation characters
>    http://jevopi.blogspot.com/2010/04/convert-text-to-label-convenient-text.html
> If you use BibDesk as well, these macros may also be interesting for you:
> - Automatically create BibTeX entry from Safari document with BibDesk
>    http://jevopi.blogspot.com/2010/04/create-bibtex-entry-from-safari.html
> - BBL to BIB with BibDesk
>    http://jevopi.blogspot.com/2010/04/bbl-to-bib-with-bibdesk.html
> You will find these macros with documentation at my personal blog (the blog doesn't contain too much posts, mainly about LaTeX and related things).
> Cheers
> Jens
> P.S.: This is a slightly modified copy of a posting to the TeXShop forum (http://www.apfelwiki.de/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=2110). Herb Schulz asked me to send it to this mailing list as well... volià :-)


Thank you. I think you'll find this list quite useful too.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)

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