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anonymous /gist:5020503
Created Feb 23, 2013

tell application "Finder" to set desktopBounds to bounds of window of desktop
set screenWidth to item 3 of desktopBounds
set screenHeight to item 4 of desktopBounds
tell application "System Events"
set apps to every process whose visible is true
if ((count of apps) = 0) then return
end tell
repeat with i from 1 to (count of apps)
tell application "System Events"
set anApp to application file of (item i of apps)
end tell
tell application (anApp as string)
try
set resizableAppWindows to (every window whose resizable is true)
end try
repeat with ii from 1 to (count of resizableAppWindows)
set appWindow to item ii of resizableAppWindows
set bounds of appWindow to {10, 35, (screenWidth - 10), (screenHeight - 80)}
end repeat
end tell
end repeat
@rfabbri

I get the error

  • Can’t make alias into type string.

I propose line 12 to be changed to

  • set anApp to (POSIX path of application file) of (item i of apps)
@ConorHiggins

Is there a way to get this working when a user has multiple screens? I use a laptop with two monitors plugged in and it just forces the window to be resized to the width of the 3 monitors combined..

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