Apple Automator

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Quick Actions

Open in

Open in Visual Studio Code

  1. Open Automator

  2. Go to File > New.

  3. Choose Quick Action.

  4. Change Workflow Receives current to files or folders in Finder.app.

  5. Add a Run Shell Script action by drag and drop.

  6. Change Pass input to as arguments

  7. Copy and paste the following in the shell script box:

open -n -b "com.microsoft.VSCode" --args "$*"
  1. Go to File > Save and save it as e.g. Open in Visual Studio Code.

  2. Go to Finder.

  3. Click RMB on folder or file.

  4. Choose from menu Quick Actions > Open in Visual Studio Code

Note

If you have Path Bar enabled in Finder (alt⌥-cmd⌘ P) and you want to use this Quick Action also from Path Bar, click RMB on folder or file in Path Bar and choose from menu Services > Open in Visual Studio Code.


Open in Visual Studio Code, based on jnovack post @ stackoverflow.com

Open in pyCharm

  1. Open Automator

  2. Go to File > New.

  3. Choose Quick Action.

  4. Change Workflow Receives current to files or folders in Finder.app.

  5. Add a Run Shell Script action by drag and drop.

  6. Change Pass input to as arguments

  7. Copy and paste the following in the shell script box:

open -n -b "com.jetbrains.pycharm" --args "$*"
  1. Go to File > Save and save it as e.g. Open in PyCharm.

  2. Go to Finder.

  3. Click RMB on folder or file.

  4. Choose from menu Quick Actions > Open in PyCharm

Note

If you have Path Bar enabled in Finder (alt⌥-cmd⌘ P) and you want to use this Quick Action from Path Bar, click RMB on folder or file in Path Bar and choose from menu Services > Open in PyCharm