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alias zone name string -- The zone of the original item.
alias machine name string -- The machine of the original item.
alias volume name string -- The name of the volume the original item is from.
alias path string -- The path of the original alias.
alias alias -- The alias from the file. This is only present when resolving is true.
alias was changed boolean -- Was this alias changed when resolved? This is only present when resolving is true.
CPU type string -- The CPU installed.
System version string -- The current System version.
FPU boolean -- Does this machine have an FPU?
keyboard string -- The name of the main keyboard.
physical RAM integer -- Amount of RAM installed in this machine.
active scripts integer -- Number of script systems active.
Jons version extended real -- The version of Jon's Commands.
name string -- The name of this type of screen.
screen id integer -- The unique id of the screen.
screen size point -- The height and width of the screen.
bounds bounding rectangle -- The boundary rectangle for the screen.
refresh rate integer -- The refresh frequency of this monitor (DM2 only).
color depth small integer -- The screen color depth setting.
in color boolean -- If the screen is in color (versus grayscale).
has menu bar boolean -- If this is the main screen which the menu bar is on.
supported resolutions a list of record -- The resolutions supported by this monitor (DM2 only).
resolution index integer -- The index into the supported resolutions list for this resolution.
safe resolution boolean -- Is this resolution safe or does it require user confirmation?
AE user interaction level AE interact with self/AE interact with local/AE interact with all -- The new interteraction level.
Result: AE interact with self/AE interact with local/AE interact with all -- The old interaction level.
choose color string -- The prompt for the color picker dialog (default is Pick a color:).
[starting color RGB color] -- The color to start from (gray is the default).
Result: RGB color -- The chosen color.
copyFile anything -- The file (or list) to copy as file, alias or string.
to anything -- The destination folder or file.
[replacing yes/no/ask] -- Whether to replace an existing file.
deleteFile anything -- A file, folder or list as file, alias or string.
unlocking boolean -- Delete locked files (default is to error on locked files).
safety net boolean -- This will only delete empty folders unless “without safety net” is used, in which case it will delete everything in the folder.
Result: boolean -- Whether the file is open or not.
Result: a list of string -- A list of key names.
machine environment string -- An optional custom Gestalt code.
[check bit integer] -- The bit to check (from 0 to 31 with 0 as lowest bit).
Result: environment info object -- The environment record.
moveFile anything -- A file or folder (or list) as file, alias or string.
to anything -- The new folder as file, alias or string.
play sound sound -- A sound resource name or ID number, a sound file reference or a sound descriptor.
renameFile anything -- A file or folder as file, alias or string.
to string -- The new name (not a pathname).
[starting with main screen/deepest screen/largest screen] -- The first screen in the list.
Result: a list of screen info object -- Current screen configuration.
set cursor to arrow cursor/watch cursor/busy cursor/I beam cursor/cross cursor/plus cursor/string/short integer -- The new cursor.
with cursor list string/short integer -- The name or number of an acur resource.
set sound volume to small integer -- A volume level from 0 to 7.
snag object reference -- The object parameter to snag.
in 'file' -- The file to save the object into.
[id integer] -- The resource id for the object (128 by default).
[type string] -- The resource type of the saved object ("obj " by default).
Result: small integer -- The volume level, from 0 to 7.
Result: integer -- The number of ticks since the machine was started.
walk folders a list of file specification -- The folders to walk through.
with script script -- The script object to send the open message to.
[using folders boolean] -- Whether to use folders (default is false).
[using files boolean] -- Whether to use files (default is true).
[only using files of type string] -- The type(s) of files to operate on.
[invisibles boolean] -- Whether to use invisible files (default is true).
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