GPT-3 Explains Things To Me: AppleScript vs. JXA

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JavaScript for Automation is a scripting language that allows you to automate tasks using JavaScript.

GPT-3: JavaScript for Automation is unique because it is the only scripting language that is specifically designed for automating tasks.

One example of using JXA is to create a script that automatically opens a new Finder window and displays the contents of a specific folder.

var finder = Application(‘Finder’); finder.open();finder.select(‘Documents’);finder.activate();

JXA scripts are run in the JavaScript for Automation environment.

This is because JXA is a different scripting language than AppleScript. JXA scripts can only be run in the JavaScript for Automation environment.

Each scripting language has its own advantages and disadvantages. JXA has the advantage of being specifically designed for automating tasks, while AppleScript has a longer history and more support.

AppleScript is a scripting language that allows you to automate tasks on a Mac.

AppleScript and JXA serve the same purpose, but they are different scripting languages. JXA is specifically designed for automating tasks, while AppleScript has a longer history and more support.

A task is an action that you perform on a computer.

Yes, that is one example of a task.

Some use-cases for JXA include automating tasks such as opening a new Finder window and displaying the contents of a specific folder. Some use-cases for AppleScript include automating tasks such as opening a new Finder window and displaying the contents of a specific folder.

Yes, both JXA and AppleScript can be used to automate the same types of tasks.

Sorry, I thought you were confused about the difference between the two scripting languages.

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