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SyntaxHighlighter Evolved Applescript


SyntaxHighlighter Evolved Applescript adds support to the SyntaxHighlighter Evolved plugin for the AppleScript language using the brush provided by David Chambers. It is based on the SyntaxHighlighter JavaScript package by Alex Gorbatchev.


  • This is a sample image of the plugin in action as applied to AppleScript code.

  • Longer sample showing additional syntax.



In order to use SyntaxHighlighter Evolved Applescript, you must first install SyntaxHighlighter Evolved.


Extract all files from the ZIP file, making sure to keep the file/folder structure intact, and then upload it to /wp-content/plugins/.

Plugin Activation

Go to the admin area of your WordPress install and click on the “Plugins” menu. Click on “Activate” for the “SyntaxHighlighter Evolved: AppleScript” plugin.

Plugin Usage

Just wrap your code in [applescript], such as [applescript]code here[/applescript] or [as]code here[/as].

The shortcodes accept a wide variety of parameters. For details, see the bottom of the SyntaxHighlighter Evolved’s settings page.


The code is just being displayed raw. It isn’t being converted into a code box or anything. What’s wrong?

Make sure your theme’s footer.php file has <?php wp_footer(); ?> somewhere inside of it, otherwise the plugin won’t be able to do it’s thing.


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“SyntaxHighlighter Evolved Applescript” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Updated AppleScript brush stylesheet and script to version 3.0.83, as provided by David Chambers.


  • Added support for accessing plugin via [as].


  • Bug fixes.


  • Initial release