Omni Automation Plug-Ins

Omni Automation Plug-Ins are a great way to deliver organized contextual automation tools for Omni applications hosted on macOS, iPadOS, and iOS.

Omni Automation plug-ins may created as either solitary files containing a single “action” or as bundle files containing or more actions, libraries, and other supporting files and images.

This section covers all aspects of plug-in creation and management, including the use of Action Forms that provide user interfaces for your automation tools.

In a hurry? (Instant Plug-Ins)

TIP: For those who want to create Omni Automation plug-ins without reading this extensive section, visit the PLUG-IN TEMPLATE GENERATORS for instant one-click generation of simple plug-in templates. You can aways come back to this section afterwards to learn the details of plug-in creation and management.


The following topic links (also available via the navigation overlay menu at the top left of this page) provide detailed information and examples of how to install, manage, and create Omni Automation plug-ins for the Omni suite of productivity applications.

NOTE: since many of the examples provided on the listed pages are stored as script links that can be executed by you directly from their host webpage, you may wish to quickly review the Script Security section of this website first.

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