>>      I have just been trying to set up email notification of 
>>backup scripts using the supplied AppleScript for Eudora. I have 
>>set up Eudora so that it can only be started from a settings file. 
>>However when I launch the AppleScript and it asks for the location 
>>of Eudora I cannot select a settings file, only the application 
>>itself. If I select the application then when Eudora launches it 
>>brings up a dialog asking the user to locate a settings 
>>file...(causing Retrospect to hang, waiting for Eudora I presume).
>>Any ideas of how to get around this situation?
>Changing the script to something like this should get around the 
>problem. (Note, this only gives the idea and is not valid 
>-- Launch Eudora using a settings files
>tell application "finder" to open EudoraSettingsFile
>-- Now that Eudora is running, ask it to do something
>tell application "Eudora"
>       blah
>       end tell
>John Gee                        [EMAIL PROTECTED]
>Dunedin, New Zealand            Programmers live in interesting times...

Thanks John,

Yes, I managed to work out something like that. I have never really 
used AppleScript before but I managed to get it to launch the 
settings file and then bring Retrospect back to the front before the 
rest of the script runs.


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