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I am looking to set up an Automator workflow (under

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I am looking to set up an Automator workflow (under Services?) that can save a document as both a .docx and .pdf in one step. Is this possible?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mac
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
To clarify, I want to be able to do this from within MS Word for Mac
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,

It isn't possible to have two outputs from one Automator.

You could save all .docx files and then run a batch conversion to .pdf

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No, I am not looking for a batch conversion. Others are doing this somehow - what other options do I have to accomplish this? AppleScript?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Or - what about Macros
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

Yes, AppleScript could be used to achieve this.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are you able to help me with this?
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

I will open up this question to the other experts to see if one of them can create a script for you.

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