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Finder 9.0 Dictionary

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Index

  1. Standard Suite
  2. Finder Basics
  3. Finder items
  4. Containers and folders
  5. Files and suitcases
  6. Window classes
  7. Process classes
  8. Type Definitions

Standard Suite: Common terms that most applications should support

Events:

open: Open the specified object(s)

open reference -- list of objects to open

[using reference] -- the application file to open the object with

[with properties record] -- the initial values for the properties, to be included with the open command sent to the application that opens the direct object

print: Print the specified object(s)

print reference -- list of objects to print

[with properties record] -- optional properties to be included with the print command sent to the application that prints the direct object

quit: Quit the Finder

quit

close: Close an object

close reference -- the object to close

count: Return the number of elements of a particular class within an object

count reference -- the object whose elements are to be counted

each type class -- the class of the elements to be counted

Result: integer -- the number of elements

data size: Return the size in bytes of an object

data size reference -- the object whose data size is to be returned

[as type class] -- the data type for which the size is calculated

Result: integer -- the size of the object in bytes

delete: Move an item from its container to the trash

delete reference -- the item to delete

Result: reference -- to the item that was just deleted

duplicate: Duplicate one or more object(s)

duplicate reference -- the object(s) to duplicate

[to location reference] -- the new location for the object(s)

[replacing boolean] -- Specifies whether or not to replace items in the destination that have the same name as items being duplicated

[routing suppressed boolean] -- Specifies whether or not to autoroute items (default is false). Only applies when copying to the system folder.

Result: reference -- to the duplicated object(s)

exists: Verify if an object exists

exists reference -- the object in question

Result: boolean -- true if it exists, false if not

make: Make a new element

make

new type class -- the class of the new element

at location reference -- the location at which to insert the element

[to reference] -- when creating an alias file, the original item to create an alias to

[with properties record] -- the initial values for the properties of the element

Result: reference -- to the new object(s)

move: Move object(s) to a new location

move reference -- the object(s) to move

to location reference -- the new location for the object(s)

[replacing boolean] -- Specifies whether or not to replace items in the destination that have the same name as items being moved

[positioned at list] -- Gives a list (in local window coordinates) of positions for the destination items

[routing suppressed boolean] -- Specifies whether or not to autoroute items (default is false). Only applies when moving to the system folder.

Result: reference -- to the object(s) after they have been moved

select: Select the specified object(s)

select reference -- the object to select

Finder Basics: Commonly-used Finder commands and object classes

Events:

computer: Test attributes of this computer

computer type class -- the attribute to test

[has integer] -- test specific bits of response

[Result: integer] -- the result of the query

copy: Copy the selected items to the clipboard (the Finder must be the front application)

copy

restart: Restart the computer

restart

shut down: Shut Down the computer

shut down

sleep: Put the computer to sleep

sleep

sort: Return the specified object(s) in a sorted list

sort reference -- a list of finder objects to sort

by property -- the property to sort the items by (name, index, date, etc.)

[Result: reference] -- the sorted items in their new order

Classes:

Class application: The Finder

Elements:

item by numeric index, by name

container by numeric index, by name

sharable container by numeric index, by name

disk by numeric index, by name, by ID

folder by numeric index, by name, by ID

file by numeric index, by name

alias file by numeric index, by name

application file by numeric index, by name, by ID

document file by numeric index, by name

font file by numeric index, by name

desk accessory file by numeric index, by name

internet location by numeric index, by name

sound file by numeric index, by name

clipping by numeric index, by name

package by numeric index, by name

suitcase by numeric index, by name

font suitcase by numeric index, by name

accessory suitcase by numeric index, by name

process by numeric index, by name

application process by numeric index, by name

accessory process by numeric index, by name

window by numeric index, by name

container window by numeric index, by name

information window by numeric index, by name

view options window by numeric index, by name

clipping window by numeric index, by name

content space by numeric index, by name

Properties:

clipboard reference [r/o] -- the Finder’s clipboard window

largest free block integer [r/o] -- the largest free block of process memory available to launch an application

name international text [r/o] -- the Finder’s name

visible boolean -- Is the Finder’s layer visible?

frontmost boolean -- Is the Finder the frontmost process?

selection reference -- the selection visible to the user

insertion location reference [r/o] -- the container in which a new folder would appear if “New Folder” was selected

file sharing boolean -- Is file sharing on?

sharing starting up boolean [r/o] -- Is file sharing in the process of starting up?

product version international text [r/o] -- the version of the System software running on this computer

version international text [r/o] -- the version of the Finder

about this computer reference [r/o] -- the “About this Computer” dialog and the list of running processes displayed in it

desktop desktop-object [r/o] -- the desktop

execution state starting up/running/rebuilding desktop/copying/restarting/quitting [r/o] -- the current execution state of the Finder

Finder preferences preferences [r/o] -- Various preferences that apply to the Finder as a whole

Class special folders: The special folders used by the Mac OS

Properties:

system folder reference [r/o] -- the System folder

apple menu items folder reference [r/o] -- the special folder named “Apple Menu Items,” the contents of which appear in the Apple menu

control panels folder reference [r/o] -- the special folder named “Control Panels”

extensions folder reference [r/o] -- the special folder named “Extensions”

fonts folder reference [r/o] -- the special folder named “Fonts”

preferences folder reference [r/o] -- the special folder named “Preferences”

shutdown items folder reference [r/o] -- the special folder named “Shutdown Items”

startup items folder reference [r/o] -- the special folder named “Startup Items”

temporary items folder reference [r/o] -- the special folder named “Temporary Items” (invisible)

Finder items: Commands used with file system items, and basic item definition

Events:

add to favorites: Add the items to the Favorites menu in the Apple Menu and in Open and Save dialogs

add to favorites reference -- the items to add to the collection of Favorites

clean up: Arrange items in window nicely (only applies to open windows in icon or button views that are not kept arranged)

clean up reference -- the window to clean up

[by property] -- the order in which to clean up the objects (name, index, date, etc.)

eject: Eject the specified disk(s), or every ejectable disk if no parameter is specified

eject reference -- the items to eject

empty: Empty the trash

empty reference -- “empty” and “empty trash” both do the same thing

erase: Erase the specified disk(s)

erase reference -- the items to erase

put away: Put away the specified object(s)

put away reference -- the items to put away

[asking boolean] -- Specifies whether or not to present a dialog to confirm putting this item away.

Result: reference -- the object put away in its put-away location

reveal: Bring the specified object(s) into view

reveal reference -- the object to be made visible

update: Update the display of the specified object(s) to match their on-disk representation

update reference -- the item to update

Classes:

Class item: An item

Plural form:

items

Properties:

name international text -- the name of the item

index integer -- the index in the front-to-back ordering within its container

id integer [r/o] -- an id that identifies the item

container reference [r/o] -- the container of the item

disk reference [r/o] -- the disk on which the item is stored

folder reference [r/o] -- the folder in which the item is stored

position point -- the position of the item within its parent window (can only be set for an item in a window viewed as icons or buttons)

bounds bounding rectangle -- the bounding rectangle of the item (can only be set for an item in a window viewed as icons or buttons)

label index integer -- the label of the item

kind international text [r/o] -- the kind of the item

description international text [r/o] -- a description of the item

comment international text -- the comment of the item, displayed in the “Get Info” window

size integer [r/o] -- the logical size of the item

physical size integer [r/o] -- the actual space used by the item on disk

creation date date [r/o] -- the date on which the item was created

modification date date -- the date on which the item was last modified

icon icon family -- the icon bitmap of the item

selected boolean -- Is the item selected?

content space reference [r/o] -- the window that would open if the item was opened

window reference [r/o] -- the window that would open if the item was opened

information window reference [r/o] -- the information window for the item

Containers and folders: Classes that can contain other file system items

Classes:

Class container: An item that contains other items

Plural form:

containers

Elements:

item by numeric index, by name

container by numeric index, by name

sharable container by numeric index, by name

folder by numeric index, by name, by ID

file by numeric index, by name

alias file by numeric index, by name

application file by numeric index, by name, by ID

document file by numeric index, by name

font file by numeric index, by name

desk accessory file by numeric index, by name

internet location by numeric index, by name

sound file by numeric index, by name

clipping by numeric index, by name

package by numeric index, by name

suitcase by numeric index, by name

font suitcase by numeric index, by name

accessory suitcase by numeric index, by name

Properties:

<Inheritance> item [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the item class

selection reference -- the selection visible to the user

entire contents reference [r/o] -- the entire contents of the container, including the contents of its children

expandable boolean [r/o] -- Is the container capable of being expanded as an outline?

expanded boolean -- Is the container opened as an outline? (can only be set for containers viewed as lists)

completely expanded boolean -- Are the container and all of its children opened as outlines? (can only be set for containers viewed as lists)

icon size integer -- the size of icons displayed in the window. Can be specified as a number, or ...

icon size mini/small/large -- ... alternatively, you can specify the icons size as a constant

view options window view options window [r/o] -- the view options window for the container (can only be opened when the container window is open)

Class sharable container: A container that may be shared (disks and folders)

Plural form:

sharable containers

Elements:

item by numeric index, by name

container by numeric index, by name

sharable container by numeric index, by name

folder by numeric index, by name, by ID

file by numeric index, by name

alias file by numeric index, by name

application file by numeric index, by name, by ID

document file by numeric index, by name

font file by numeric index, by name

desk accessory file by numeric index, by name

internet location by numeric index, by name

sound file by numeric index, by name

clipping by numeric index, by name

package by numeric index, by name

suitcase by numeric index, by name

font suitcase by numeric index, by name

accessory suitcase by numeric index, by name

Properties:

<Inheritance> container [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the container class

owner international text -- the user that owns the container (file sharing must be on to use this property)

group international text -- the user or group that has special access to the container (file sharing must be on to use this property)

owner privileges sharing privileges -- the see folders/see files/make changes privileges for the owner (file sharing must be on to use this property)

group privileges sharing privileges -- the see folders/see files/make changes privileges for the group (file sharing must be on to use this property)

guest privileges sharing privileges -- the see folders/see files/make changes privileges for everyone (file sharing must be on to use this property)

privileges inherited boolean -- Are the privileges of the container always the same as the container in which it is stored? (file sharing must be on to use this property)

mounted boolean [r/o] -- Is the container mounted on another machine's desktop? (file sharing must be on to use this property)

exported boolean [r/o] -- Is the container a share point or inside a share point, i.e., can the container be shared? (file sharing must be on to use this property)

shared boolean -- Is the container a share point, i.e., is the container currently being shared? (file sharing must be on to use this property)

protected boolean -- Is the container protected from being moved, renamed and deleted? (file sharing must be on to use this property)

Class sharing privileges: A set of sharing properties (used in sharable containers)

Properties:

see folders boolean -- Can folders be seen?

see files boolean -- Can files be seen?

make changes boolean -- Can changes be made?

Class disk: A disk

Plural form:

disks

Elements:

item by numeric index, by name

container by numeric index, by name

sharable container by numeric index, by name

folder by numeric index, by name, by ID

file by numeric index, by name

alias file by numeric index, by name

application file by numeric index, by name, by ID

document file by numeric index, by name

font file by numeric index, by name

desk accessory file by numeric index, by name

internet location by numeric index, by name

sound file by numeric index, by name

clipping by numeric index, by name

package by numeric index, by name

suitcase by numeric index, by name

font suitcase by numeric index, by name

accessory suitcase by numeric index, by name

Properties:

<Inheritance> sharable container [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the sharable container class

capacity integer [r/o] -- the total number of bytes (free or used) on the disk

free space integer [r/o] -- the number of free bytes left on the disk

ejectable boolean [r/o] -- Can the media be ejected (floppies, CD's, and so on)?

local volume boolean [r/o] -- Is the media a local volume (as opposed to a file server)?

startup boolean [r/o] -- Is this disk the boot disk?

Class folder: A folder

Plural form:

folders

Elements:

item by numeric index, by name

container by numeric index, by name

sharable container by numeric index, by name

folder by numeric index, by name, by ID

file by numeric index, by name

alias file by numeric index, by name

application file by numeric index, by name, by ID

document file by numeric index, by name

font file by numeric index, by name

desk accessory file by numeric index, by name

internet location by numeric index, by name

sound file by numeric index, by name

clipping by numeric index, by name

package by numeric index, by name

suitcase by numeric index, by name

font suitcase by numeric index, by name

accessory suitcase by numeric index, by name

Properties:

<Inheritance> sharable container [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the sharable container class

Class desktop-object: Desktop-object is the class of the “desktop” object

Elements:

item by numeric index, by name

container by numeric index, by name

sharable container by numeric index, by name

disk by numeric index, by name

folder by numeric index, by name, by ID

file by numeric index, by name

alias file by numeric index, by name

application file by numeric index, by name, by ID

document file by numeric index, by name

font file by numeric index, by name

desk accessory file by numeric index, by name

internet location by numeric index, by name

sound file by numeric index, by name

clipping by numeric index, by name

package by numeric index, by name

suitcase by numeric index, by name

font suitcase by numeric index, by name

accessory suitcase by numeric index, by name

Properties:

<Inheritance> container [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the container class (NOTE: some container properties are not valid for the desktop)

startup disk disk [r/o] -- the startup disk

trash trash-object [r/o] -- the trash

Class trash-object: Trash-object is the class of the “trash” object

Elements:

item by numeric index, by name

container by numeric index, by name

sharable container by numeric index, by name

folder by numeric index, by name, by ID

file by numeric index, by name

alias file by numeric index, by name

application file by numeric index, by name, by ID

document file by numeric index, by name

font file by numeric index, by name

desk accessory file by numeric index, by name

internet location by numeric index, by name

sound file by numeric index, by name

clipping by numeric index, by name

package by numeric index, by name

suitcase by numeric index, by name

font suitcase by numeric index, by name

accessory suitcase by numeric index, by name

Properties:

<Inheritance> container [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the container class

warns before emptying boolean -- Display a dialog when emptying the trash?

Files and suitcases: Classes representing files and suitcases

Classes:

Class file: A file

Plural form:

files

Properties:

<Inheritance> item [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the item class

file type type class -- the OSType identifying the type of data contained in the item

creator type type class -- the OSType identifying the application that created the item

locked boolean -- Is the file locked?

stationery boolean -- Is the file a stationery pad?

product version international text [r/o] -- the version of the product (visible at the top of the “Get Info” window)

version international text [r/o] -- the version of the file (visible at the bottom of the “Get Info” window)

Class alias file: An alias file (created with “Make Alias”)

Plural form:

alias files

Properties:

<Inheritance> file [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the file class

original item reference [r/o] -- the original item pointed to by the alias

Class application file: An application's file on disk

Plural form:

application files

Properties:

<Inheritance> file [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the file class

suggested size integer [r/o] -- the memory size with which the developer recommends the application be launched

minimum size integer -- the smallest memory size with which the application can be launched

preferred size integer -- the memory size with which the application will be launched

accepts high level events boolean [r/o] -- Is the application high-level event aware?

has scripting terminology boolean [r/o] -- Does the process have a scripting terminology, i.e., can it be scripted?

Class document file: A document file

Plural form:

document files

Properties:

<Inheritance> file [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the file class

Class font file: A font file

Plural form:

font files

Properties:

<Inheritance> file [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the file class

Class desk accessory file: A desk accessory file

Plural form:

desk accessory files

Properties:

<Inheritance> file [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the file class

Class internet location file: An file containing an internet location

Plural form:

internet location files

Properties:

<Inheritance> file [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the file class

location international text [r/o] -- the internet location

Class sound file: A sound file

Plural form:

sound files

Properties:

<Inheritance> file [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the file class

sound sound -- the sound data

Class clipping: A clipping

Plural form:

clippings

Properties:

<Inheritance> file [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the file class

Class package: A package

Plural form:

packages

Properties:

<Inheritance> item [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the item class

Class suitcase: A font or desk accessory suitcase

Plural form:

suitcases

Elements:

item by numeric index, by name

Properties:

<Inheritance> file [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the file class

Class font suitcase: A font suitcase

Plural form:

font suitcases

Elements:

item by numeric index, by name

Properties:

<Inheritance> suitcase [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the suitcase class

Class desk accessory suitcase: A desk accessory suitcase

Plural form:

desk accessory suitcases

Elements:

item by numeric index, by name

Properties:

<Inheritance> suitcase [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the suitcase class

Window classes: Classes representing windows

Classes:

Class window: A window

Plural form:

windows

Properties:

position point -- the upper left position of the window

bounds bounding rectangle -- the boundary rectangle for the window

titled boolean [r/o] -- Does the window have a title bar?

name international text [r/o] -- the name of the window

index integer -- the number of the window in the front-to-back layer ordering

closeable boolean [r/o] -- Does the window have a close box?

floating boolean [r/o] -- Does the window have a title bar?

modal boolean [r/o] -- Is the window modal?

resizable boolean [r/o] -- Is the window resizable?

zoomable boolean [r/o] -- Is the window zoomable?

zoomed boolean -- Is the window zoomed?

zoomed full size boolean -- Is the window zoomed to the full size of the screen? (can only be set, not read, and only applies to open non-pop-up windows)

visible boolean [r/o] -- Is the window visible (always true for open Finder windows)?

popup boolean -- Is the window is a pop-up window? (only applies to open container windows in the Finder and can only be set when the Finder is the front application)

pulled open boolean -- Is the window pulled open (only applies to pop-up windows and can only be set when the Finder is the front application)?

collapsed boolean -- Is the window collapsed (only applies to open non-pop-up windows)?

Class container window: A window that contains items

Plural form:

container windows

Properties:

<Inheritance> window [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the window class

container reference [r/o] -- the container from which the window was opened

item reference [r/o] -- the item from which the window was opened (always returns something)

has custom view settings boolean -- Does the folder have custom view settings or is it using the default global settings?

view integer -- the current view for the window (icon, name, date, etc.)

previous list view constant [r/o] -- the last non-icon view (by name, by date, etc.) selected for the container (forgotten as soon as the window is closed and only available when the window is open)

button view arrangement not arranged/snap to grid/arranged by name/arranged by modification date/arranged by creation date/arranged by size/arranged by kind/arranged by label -- the property by which to keep icons arranged within a button view window

spatial view arrangement not arranged/snap to grid/arranged by name/arranged by modification date/arranged by creation date/arranged by size/arranged by kind/arranged by label -- the property by which to keep icons arranged within a spatial view window

sort direction normal/reversed -- The direction in which the window is sorted

calculates folder sizes boolean -- Are folder sizes calculated and displayed in the window? (does not apply to suitcase windows)

shows comments boolean -- Are comments displayed in the window? (does not apply to suitcases)

shows creation date boolean -- Are creation dates displayed in the window?

shows kind boolean -- Are document kinds displayed in the window?

shows label boolean -- Are labels displayed in the window?

shows modification date boolean -- Are modification dates displayed in the window?

shows size boolean -- Are file sizes displayed in the window?

shows version boolean -- Are file versions displayed in the window? (does not apply to suitcase windows)

uses relative dates boolean -- Are relative dates (e.g., today, yesterday) shown in the window?

Class information window: An information window (opened by “Get Info”)

Plural form:

information windows

Properties:

<Inheritance> window [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the window class

item reference [r/o] -- the item from which this window was opened

current panel General Information panel/Sharing panel/Memory panel/Status and Configuration panel/Fonts panel -- the current panel in the information window

comment international text -- the comment

size integer [r/o] -- the logical size of the item

physical size integer [r/o] -- the actual space used by the item on disk

creation date date [r/o] -- the date on which the item was created

modification date date -- the date on which the item was last modified

suggested size integer [r/o] -- the memory size with which the developer recommends the application be launched

minimum size integer -- the smallest memory size with which the application can be launched (only applies to information windows for applications)

preferred size integer -- the memory size with which the application will be launched (only applies to information windows for applications)

icon icon family -- the icon bitmap of the item

locked boolean -- Is the item locked (applies only to file and application information windows)?

stationery boolean -- Is the item a stationery pad?

warns before emptying boolean -- Display a dialog when emptying the trash (only valid for trash info window)?

product version international text [r/o] -- the version of the product (visible at the top of the “Get Info” window)

version international text [r/o] -- the version of the file (visible at the bottom of the “Get Info” window)

Class view options window: A View Options window

Plural form:

view options windows

Properties:

<Inheritance> window [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the window class

item reference [r/o] -- the item from which this window was opened

Class preferences window: The Finder Preferences window

Properties:

<Inheritance> window [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the window class

current panel General Preferences panel/Label Preferences panel/Icon View Preferences panel/Button View Preferences panel/List View Preferences panel -- The current panel in the Finder preferences window

Class clipping window: The window containing a clipping

Plural form:

clipping windows

Properties:

<Inheritance> window [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the window class

Class content space: All windows, including the desktop window (“Window” does not include the desktop window)

Plural form:

content spaces

Process classes: Classes representing processes that are running

Classes:

Class process: A process running on this computer

Plural form:

processes

Properties:

name international text [r/o] -- the name of the process

visible boolean -- Is the process' layer visible?

frontmost boolean -- Is the process the frontmost process?

file reference [r/o] -- the file from which the process was launched

file type type class [r/o] -- the OSType of the file type of the process

creator type type class [r/o] -- the OSType of the creator of the process (the signature)

accepts high level events boolean [r/o] -- Is the process high-level event aware (accepts open application, open document, print document, and quit)?

accepts remote events boolean [r/o] -- Does the process accept remote events?

has scripting terminology boolean [r/o] -- Does the process have a scripting terminology, i.e., can it be scripted?

total partition size integer [r/o] -- the size of the partition with which the process was launched

partition space used integer [r/o] -- the number of bytes currently used in the process' partition

Class application process: A process launched from an application file

Plural form:

application processes

Properties:

<Inheritance> process [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the process class

application file application file [r/o] -- the application file from which this process was launched

Class desk accessory process: A process launched from a desk accessory file

Plural form:

desk accessory processes

Properties:

<Inheritance> process [r/o] -- inherits some of its properties from the process class

desk accessory file reference [r/o] -- the desk accessory file from which this process was launched

Type Definitions: Definitions of records used in scripting the Finder

Classes:

Class preferences: The Finder Preferences

Elements:

label by numeric index, by name

Properties:

window preferences window [r/o] -- the window that would open if Finder preferences was opened

button view arrangement not arranged/snap to grid/arranged by name/arranged by modification date/arranged by creation date/arranged by size/arranged by kind/arranged by label -- the method of arrangement of icons in default Finder button view windows

button view icon size integer -- the size of icons displayed in Finder button view windows.

spatial view arrangement not arranged/snap to grid/arranged by name/arranged by modification date/arranged by creation date/arranged by size/arranged by kind/arranged by label -- the method of arrangement of icons in default Finder spatial view windows

spatial view icon size integer -- the size of icons displayed in Finder spatial view windows.

calculates folder sizes boolean -- Are folder sizes calculated and displayed in Finder list view windows?

list view icon size integer -- the size of icons displayed in Finder list view windows.

shows comments boolean -- Are comments displayed in default Finder list view windows?

shows creation date boolean -- Are creation dates displayed in default Finder list view windows?

shows kind boolean -- Are document kinds displayed in default Finder list view windows?

shows label boolean -- Are labels displayed in default Finder list view windows?

shows modification date boolean -- Are modification dates displayed in default Finder list view windows?

shows size boolean -- Are file sizes displayed in default Finder list view windows?

shows version boolean -- Are file versions displayed in default Finder list view windows?

uses relative dates boolean -- Are relative dates (e.g., today, yesterday) shown in Finder list view windows?

uses simple menus boolean -- Use simplified Finder menus?

uses wide grid boolean -- Space icons on a wide grid?

spring open folders boolean -- Spring open folders after the specified delay?

delay before springing small integer -- the delay before springing open a container in ticks (1/60th of a second) (12 is shortest delay, 60 is longest delay)

view font integer -- the id of the font used in Finder views.

view font size integer -- the size of the font used in Finder views

Class label: A Finder label (name and color)

Properties:

name international text -- the name associated with the label

index integer -- the index in the front-to-back ordering within its container

color RGB color -- the color associated with the label

Class icon family: A family of icons

Properties:

large monochrome icon and mask 'ICN#' [r/o] -- the large black-and-white icon and the mask for large icons

large 8 bit mask 'l8mk' [r/o] -- the large 8-bit mask for large 32-bit icons

large 32 bit icon 'il32' [r/o] -- the large 32-bit color icon

large 8 bit icon 'icl8' [r/o] -- the large 8-bit color icon

large 4 bit icon 'icl4' [r/o] -- the large 4-bit color icon

small monochrome icon and mask 'ics#' [r/o] -- the small black-and-white icon and the mask for small icons

small 8 bit mask 's8mk' [r/o] -- the small 8-bit mask for small 32-bit icons

small 32 bit icon 'is32' [r/o] -- the small 32-bit color icon

small 8 bit icon 'ics8' [r/o] -- the small 8-bit color icon

small 4 bit icon 'ics4' [r/o] -- the small 4-bit color icon

Class alias list: A list of aliases. Use ‘as alias list’ when a list of aliases is needed (instead of a list of file system item references).

 

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