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Is there any way to view automator process that are running?

About a year ago I created a workflow or something similar in Mac's Automator. When I took screenshots mac would place them on the desktop. I created a small script to take move those screenshots to a different folder. I want to change what folder those are saved in now. Problem is, I can't figure out how to edit my workflow. The biggest problem, I don't know where the workflow/file is stored. The process is always running so anytime I take a screenshot it is moved. Is there any way to view automator process that are running?

Also, I know there are other ways to make screenshots appear in different folders. I still want to find this process/script and kill it =)

Any suggestions are greatly appreciated. Thanks.

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Have you checked your folder actions?

"/Users/zechdc/Library/Scripts/Folder Action Scripts"

If you have ruled out folder actions I would check any programs such as Hazel to make sure they are not performing the action. After that I would check launch agents with launchctl list in Terminal.

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Thanks, just checked and there is nothing there. :( –  zechdc Nov 19 '12 at 22:10
    
see my edited version. –  adayzdone Nov 19 '12 at 22:30
    
Ok, I ran the launchctl list. Not really sure what I am looking for at this point. –  zechdc Nov 21 '12 at 15:38

Open a terminal window and try using the following command:

ps aux

It should give you a list of all running processes.

To get a process tree of the running processes, use:

ps axjf
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ok, any idea what kind of process I am looking for? –  zechdc Nov 21 '12 at 15:39
    
@zechdc You might try something like ps aux > /path/to/empty/textfile.txt to output the results of ps to a file for better searching. I would look at any filepath in the running processes and see if it gets you anywhere. –  Justin Pearce Nov 21 '12 at 21:28

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