Instance Property


A float value between 0 and 1, which indicates how far along the action is while processing.


var progressValue: CGFloat { get set }


Setting this value causes Automator’s action progress indicator (displayed as a workflow runs) to update in order to provide the user with an indication of progress.

See Also

Getting Information About the Action

func closed()

Invoked by Automator when the receiving action is removed from a workflow, allowing it to perform cleanup operations.

var ignoresInput: Bool

A Boolean value that indicates whether the action acts upon its input or the input is ignored.

var name: String

The name of the action.

var output: Any?

The action’s output.

var selectedInputType: String?

The type of input, in UTI format, of the input received by the action.

var selectedOutputType: String?

The type of output, in UTI format, of the output to be produced by the action.

var isStopped: Bool

Indicates whether the user clicked the stop button on the parent workflow.