Reload Web Pages

Summary: Updates the selected records with the latest Web content.
Requires: EagleFiler
Install Location: ~/Library/Scripts/Applications/EagleFiler/
Last Modified: 2019-10-02


This script downloads fresh copies of the selected records’ Web pages and moves the old files to the trash.

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tell application "EagleFiler"
set _records to selected records of browser window 1
repeat with _record in _records
my reloadWebPage(_record)
end repeat
end tell

on reloadWebPage(_record)
tell application "EagleFiler"
set _url to _record's source URL
set _container to _record's container
tell _record's library document to import URLs {_url}
set _newRecord to item 1 of the result
set _trash to trash of _record's library document
set _record's container to _trash
set _newRecord's container to _container
my copyMetadata(_record, _newRecord)
end tell
end reloadWebPage

on copyMetadata(_source, _dest)
tell application "EagleFiler"
set note text of _dest to _source's note text
set _tags to _source's assigned tags
set assigned tags of _dest to _tags
set title of _dest to _source's title
set label index of _dest to _source's label index
end tell
end copyMetadata