Property List Key


The services provided by an app.


array of dictionaries


Property List Keys

property list key NSKeyEquivalent

A keyboard shortcut that invokes the service menu command.

Name: Menu key equivalent
property list key NSMenuItem

Text for a Services menu item.


Name: Menu
property list key NSMessage

An instance method that invokes the service.


Name: Instance method name
property list key NSPortName

The port that the service monitors for incoming requests.

Name: Incoming service port name
property list key NSReturnTypes

The data types that the service returns.

Name: Return Types
property list key NSSendTypes

The data types that the service can read.

Name: Send Types
property list key NSTimeout

The amount of time, in milliseconds, that the system waits for a response from the service.

Name: Timeout value (in milliseconds)
property list key NSUserData

A service-specific string value.

Name: User Data

See Also


property list key APFiles

Describes the files or directories the app installs on the system.

Name: Installation files
property list key APInstallerURL

The base path to the files or directories the app installs.

Name: Installation directory base file URL
property list key ATSApplicationFontsPath

The location of a font file or directory of fonts in the bundle’s Resources folder.

Name: Application fonts resource path
property list key NSDockTilePlugIn

The name of the app's plug-in bundle.

Name: Dock Tile plugin path
property list key NSSupportsSuddenTermination

A Boolean value indicating whether the system may terminate the app to log out or shut down more quickly.

Name: Application can be killed immediately after launch
property list key TICapsLockLanguageSwitchCapable

A Boolean value that enables the Caps Lock key to switch between Latin and non-Latin input sources.