Actions

An updated collection with all the actions posted in the site.

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Read Article Calculate with Calca

Calculates the selected equation on Calca and replaces it with the output.

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Read Article Replace on Terminology

Looks up for the selection on Terminology and replaces it with any word selected in the dictionary.

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Read Article Clean links

Cleans up the selected url on Clean Links and replace it for the output.

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Read Article Educate on TextTool

Changes quotes to smart quotes and dashes to hyphens in a selection on TextTool and replaces the content on 1Writer.

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Read Article Search Safari

Searches for your selection on Safari. If you use the Return to 1Writer bookmarklet, it will replace the selection for a Markdown link.

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Read Article Jump to Section

Prompts with a list of all the headings in the document and jumps to the selected one.

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Read Article Get App Link

Prompts for an app title, searches the App Store and displays the results. Generates a link with title, url and price and places it in the document (or creates a new one, if necessary). Action by Ngoc Luu.

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Read Article Get Affiliate Link

Searches selection on Blink and replaces it with the Markdown link to the App Store.

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Read Article Add Symbols and Emojis

Searches for your selection on Symbolay, returns to Drafts after you copied a symbol and places it by your cursor. Requires the Clipboard Cursor utility action.

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Read Article Clipboard Cursor

An utility action crafted to be called as x-success from other actions. It inserts the contents of the clipboard in the last-saved position of the cursor.

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Read Article Markdown to Evernote

Parses the content as HTML optimized for Evernote and creates a new note with geolocation data.

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Read Article Reminder to Goodtask in Natural Language

Uses basic natural language parsing to generate custom tags and fill a reminder in Goodtask

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Read Article Task to Things in Natural Language

Uses basic natural language parsing to generate custom tags and create a task in Things.

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Read Article Task to 2Do in Natural Language

Uses basic natural language parsing to generate custom tags and create a task in 2Do.

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Read Article Task to Firetask in Natural Language

Uses basic natural language parsing to generate custom tags and create a task in Firetask.

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Read Article Recursive reminders on Goodtask

Parses the first line with natural language to collect the task and its due date; creates the reminder on Goodtask and returns to Drafts, running the action for the next line until there's no line.

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Read Article Recursive reminders on Goodtask (with custom list)

Parses the first line with natural language to collect the task and its due date; goes to Launch Center Pro to select a list, then creates the reminder on Goodtask and returns to Drafts, running the action for the next line until there's no line.

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Read Article Recursive events to Fantastical

Sends the every line to Fantastical, where they're parsed as events or reminders. When you create or cancel, we're back to Drafts to run the next line.

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Read Article Reset Cigarettes Tally

Part of the "Cigarette Tracking Bundle". Resets the tally titled Cigarettes.

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Read Article Get Affiliate Link

Searches selection on Blink and creates a new draft with the Markdown link.

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Read Article Parse Contact in Interact

Send text of draft to Interact to be parsed as contact data in the Interact scratchpad. Once parsed, the values can be added as a new contact or added to an existing contact.

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Read Article Educate in TextTool

Applies smart quotes and smart dashes

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Read Article Replace in Terminology

Searches selected text in Terminology and replaces it in the original draft with the word picked in the latter.

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Read Article Clean Selected Link

Sends selected short url to Clean Links and replaces it in the original draft for the original url.

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Read Article Calculate with MathX

Sends selected formula to MathX and replaces it in the original draft for the result.

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Read Article Blink Replace

Search for selected text in Blink, returning to Drafts replacing that text with the link generated by Blink. Action by @agiletortoise.

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Read Article Fix Selection

[[selection]] is perfect with the new replaceRange, but when you don’t select any text the tag sends the whole draft, meanwhile the selection_start and selection_length tags still return based on cursor position. This action normalizes the behavior with two new tags, sel_start and sel_length.

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Editorial Editorial

Read Article Crop Images

Prompts for a photo from the Camera Roll and allows you to crop and save a new image.

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Read Article Search the App Store

Allows you to search the App Store and returns the link. Supports the Mac and iOS store. You can also include your affiliate link.

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Read Article Show unread Instapaper articles

Displays your Instapaper unread items (from the Home panel), prompts to select one and opens it in Editorial's built-in browser.

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Read Article Get Affiliate Link

Searches selection on Blink (or prompts you if no text is selected)and replaces it with the Markdown link to the App Store.

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Launch Center Pro Launch Center Pro

Read Article Groceries After Work

Creates a reminder in Fantastical and a grocery list with items in Clear.

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Read Article ClouDrop Email

Opens camera on ClouDrop, uploads the picture taken and opens Launch Center Pro with its link in the body of an email.

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Read Article Send Image with Command-C

Pick an image and send it to one of your devices with Command-C. Created by Eric Pramono.

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Read Article Tasks to Listacular

Prompts with a list of text files to choose from then append tasks to it using Listacular's syntax.

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Read Article Multi-search

Search multiple apps and services. Apps in this action are optional.

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Read Article Scan and Send to Device

Opens Prizmo on Camera, attaches the OCR'd text to the clipboard, returns to Launch Center Pro, which sends the scanned text to the selected device with Command-C. Then returns to Launch Center Pro.

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Read Article Call & SMS

Nested list with the option to call or message a list of contacts.

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Read Article Compare Text

Prompts you twice for text files stored in your Dropbox, then use their contents as arguments to run a Pythonista script.

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Read Article Scan to Apps

Opens Prizmo on Camera, sends OCR'd text back to Launch Center Pro, where you choose between sending it to Drafts, creating a new Dropbox file or uploading to CloudApp with Cloudier.

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Read Article Reminders for Later

Uses Text Expander snippets to manipulate date and creates reminders on Goodtask using the results as due date. Requires these snippets.

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Read Article Images to Mac with Quality 80

Attaches the last photo to the clipboard and sends to your desktop with Command-C.

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Read Article Master TextTool

A different version using only Launch Center Pro and TextTool. Replace the action ID by the end of the action. Recursive action for unlimited TextTool transformations.

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Read Article Send tweets with #qb hashtag to Quotebook

Sends all of your tweets with the #qb hashtag to Quotebook through IFTTT and Launch Center Pro. Returns to Twitterrific after the action is completed.

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Read Article Convert BRL to USD

A simple action to convert Brazilian Real to United States Dollar with Amount

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Read Article Movie Diary

Runs a script in Pythonista to find movies, then returns to Launch Center Pro, prompts you for a rating (or to pick a single movie, if more than one is found) and creates a nice entry on Day One. Requires the Movie Diary script.

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Read Article New Facebook status to Day One

Whenever you publish a new status on Facebook, Launch Center Pro will notify you to create an entry on Day One.

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Read Article Loved Last.FM tracks to Day One

Whenever you love a Track on Last.fm, Launch Center Pro will notify you to create an entry on Day One.

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Read Article Create reminders on Clear with Siri

Whenever you create a new reminder, either with Siri or Apple's Reminders app, Launch Center Pro will notify you to create a new task in Clear.

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Read Article Github issues as Omnifocus tasks

New issues assigned to you on Github are sent to your iOS devices as Launch Center Pro actions to create new Omnifocus tasks.

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Read Article Starred tweets as note for Omnifocus task

When you star a tweet, Launch Center Pro notifies and prompts you for a title. Then it creates an Omnifocus task on which your starred tweet becomes a note.

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Read Article Send gifs to new followers on App.net

When you get a new follower on App.net, Launch Center Pro will prompt you for a gif and compose a new message with its url mentioning your new follower on Riposte.

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Read Article Search 1Password

Prompts with a list of your most common logins and searches 1Password for the one you select. Includes a prompt fallback in case the login you want is not listed.

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Read Article List to Clear

Prompts you with a custom made list of your Clear lists and adds as many tasks as you want into it.

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Read Article Email on Gmail

Send your emails through the Gmail app. Returns to Launch Center Pro after the email is sent.

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Read Article Add Expense to First Category in Next

Adds an expense to the first category, in the top left of the grid, in Next. Don't leave the note empty!

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Read Article Cigarettes' Reset

Part of the "Cigarette Tracking Bundle". Gets the value of a counter named Cigarettes in Tally and runs a Workflow action called Cigarette Backup afterwards.

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Read Article Tweet Affiliate Link

Searches for an app with Blink and opens the Twitter share sheet with the affiliate link.

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Read Article Load Group and Context

Loads Group and Context into the Interact app

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Pythonista Pythonista

Read Article Movie Diary

The new movie diary using Airtable and Pythonista to journal the movies you watch.

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Read Article Compare text

Compares 2 text files picked from Dropbox via Launch Center Pro and displays the differences.

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Read Article Should I take my umbrella?

Checks the chances of raining for a period of time and tells you if you should take your umbrella or note. Requires a Forecast API token.

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Read Article Create Launch Center Pro list with most used Pinboard tags

Looks for your most used tags on Pinboard and generates a list on Launch Center Pro to jump to these tags in available Pinboard clients (Pinswift, Pincase or Pushpin).

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Read Article Open last Draft article on iOS

Draft is the best online text editor for collaborative writing. This script opens the last article you edited in your favourite iOS text editor (considering it is either 1Writer or Byword).

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Read Article Send entire feed to Pinboard

Sends an entire RSS feed to your Pinboard archive. It really sends all the links shown by the feed, so be careful.

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Read Article OCR Image to Interact's Scratchpad

Prompts for an image and processes it through Project Oxford to extract text from the image. On the return, opens Interact with the scanned data in the Scratchpad

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Read Article New from Gist

Adds Python gists as scripts on Pythonista. Based on Ole Zorn original action to support the new action extension.

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Workflow Workflow

Read Article Annotate & Delete

Annotate last screenshot, share it and delete the original Improvement over the workflow created by Seth Clifford.

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Read Article Now Playing in Overcast

Improvement on the action built by Vic Hudson to share the podcast you're listening on the Overcast app

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Read Article Save to Evernote and Share

Improvement over Federico Viticci's original action to create a note in Evernote with te input and share its link.

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Read Article Clipboard to Mac

Triggers Command-C to send the clipboard to the device on top.

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Read Article Screenshot Triage

Goes through your latest screenshots and prompts you for each to either keep or delete it.

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Read Article Evernote Webclipper

Cleans the content of your current page and creates a new note in Evernote.

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Read Article Share with link to Evernote app

Creates a new note with the input and converts the generated link to one that opens the note in the Evernote app. Calls the Share with Extensions sheet.

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Read Article The Movie Diary

The original. Looks for a movie through the MovieDB and generates a Markdown table using title, year and director(s). The workflow prompts for rating and creates an entry on Day One with the movie poster as backdrop.

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Read Article Movie Diary Plus

Some people are eager for more data. This version of the movie diary includes cast and synopsis. I recommend you take a look at the article to tweak it to even more parameters, like runtime or box office.

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Read Article Evernote Movie Diary

A couple of tweaks and you can replace Day One for Evernote – if you're into that – for the movie diary. This workflow is based on the Movie Diary Plus, so you get movie title, year, director(s), cast and synopsis. It creates a note in Evernote with a different formatting than Day One and attempts to use the poster as a thumbnail – although that doesn't seem consistent across devices.

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Read Article Cigarette Backup

Part of the "Cigarette Tracking Bundle". Parses the tally counter into a Markdown table row and appends the result to a previously created Drafts document. Don't forget to replace the Draft UUID field for the Add to Drafts action.

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Read Article Build RescueTime for Statusboard

Guides you in the building of the RescueTime panel. Just follow the steps in the first action and you'll be fine.

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Read Article Build Currencies for Statusboard

Customizes the currencies panel to match the currencies you want to track.

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Read Article Download from Youtube

Downloads video from Youtube link received as input (Use Workflow's action extension or the Trigger with Clipboard action).

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Read Article Download Vine

Downloads video from a Vine link received as input (Use Workflow's action extension or the Trigger with Clipboard action). Original action by tomf64, modified by me.

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Read Article Save from Instagram

Saves in your Camera Roll the image or video from an Instagram link set as input (Use Workflow's action extension or the Trigger with Clipboard action).

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Read Article Trigger With Clipboard

Runs any of your Workflow actions with the clipboard set as an input.

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Read Article Open Twitter/App.net profile

Grabs username from App.net or Twitter profile on Safari, prompts on Launch Center Pro for action and triggers the chosen app: Tweetbot or Riposte.

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Read Article Evernote Webclipper (direct to Evernote)

Cleans the content of your current page and creates a new note in Evernote.

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Read Article Evernote Webclipper (through Drafts)

Cleans the content of your current page and sends it to Drafts, which creates a new note in Evernote and includes geolocation. Requires the Markdown to Evernote action.

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Read Article Clean Markdown Links for Riposte

Cleans the current url on Clean Links, generates a Markdown link in Drafts and triggers the Send to Riposte action.

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Read Article Return to 1Writer

Returns to 1Writer and replaces the selection with a Markdown link from the Safari page.

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Read Article Source Code to Textastic

Opens the source code of the current page on Textastic. This version accepts either http or https pages.

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