FileTools

FileTools

The FileTools plugin includes several patches for File Input and Output, as well as structure loading and saving.

  • File Info - provides information about a file, such as its size, type, and creation date.
  • File Type - Provides the UTI of a specified file.
  • String With File - Reads a file's contents into a String.
  • String With URL - Reads a URL's contents into a String.
  • Structure From File - Reads a QCStructure from a plist file.
  • Structure To File - Saves a structure to a plist.
  • Text File Writer - Saves a string to a file.
  • PDF Renderer - Display a PDF file.

Source code is available from GitHub.

Installation Instructions

Place the plugin file in
/Users/[you]/Library/Graphics/Quartz Composer Patches/
(Create the folder if it doesn't already exist.)

FileTools Releases

Datesort icon Version Download
2012.08.30 FileTools 1.1 Download Plugin     Download Compositions 10.4 10.5 10.6 10.7 10.8 Production
2012.04.02 FileTools 1.0 10.4 10.5 10.6 10.7 Production
2009.12.08 FileTools 0.4 10.4 10.5 10.6 10.7 Production
2009.05.30 FileTools 0.3 10.4 10.5 10.6 Production
2008.12.30 FileTools 0.2 10.4 10.5 10.6 Production
2008.09.09 FileTools 0.1 10.4 10.5 10.6 Production