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5. AppleScript for iTunes > 76. Find a Track’s File Path

Find a Track’s File Path

Display a track’s file path without a lot of mouse-clicks and open windows.

Tracking down the location of a track’s file can lead to having a lot of Finder windows open, especially if you’re using the Show Song File command a lot. This hack adds a simple step: it displays the file path of the selected track or currently playing track in a dialog box. Then, going Get Info one better, you can choose to show the file in the Finder only, which saves a few mouse clicks.

The Code

This script will get the locationproperty of a single selected file track or the currently playing file track and display it in a dialog box. Additionally, the dialog box buttons will allow the user to choose to reveal the file in the Finder:


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