This group of topics provides extensive coverage of all the attributes used in rule conditions and all the actions Hazel can apply when conditions match:
: A list of all the attributes Hazel supports for rule conditions, with explanations of each one. Subtopics:
Using Match Patterns in Conditions
: Some conditions let you create patterns of text, numbers, dates, and so on. This page describes how to edit them.
Using Custom Attributes
: If Hazel’s built-in attributes don’t meet your needs, you can create your own custom text or date attributes.
: A list of all the actions Hazel supports, with explanations of each one. Subtopics:
Copying Folder Structure
: Some actions can copy or move an entire folder; this page describes your options for maintaining the folder structure at the destination.
Specifying Upload Options
: This page describes options for uploading files via FTP, SFTP, or WebDAV.
Using Patterns in Actions
: Just as a condition can include a user-defined pattern, so can an action (such as “Rename” or “Add comment”). Subtopics:
Using the Counter Attribute
: Rule actions can number files or folders sequentially with Hazel’s flexible counter attribute.
Editing Date Patterns
: Certain actions can use date attributes, and Hazel lets you format these dates in any way you like.
: Hazel actions can trigger Automator workflows, as described on this page.
Using Shell Scripts
: Shell scripts can provide both conditions and actions for Hazel rules.