Convert to grayscale


It's possible to apply the convert to grayscale(Edition-> Edit colors-> convert to grayscale) for the selected items in illustrator cs3 in the script (javascript)?

Kindly advice me the possibilities.

I am a beginner, I hope someone help me

Thank you very much



Oops, sorry about that, I should have checked before I give you bad advice.

You may need to record an action (manually) to convert it to grayscale, then perform the action through javascript


Use executeMenuCommand and try to find the right 'chain' to convert to grayscale

the two methods are new CS6, but undocumented. Search the Forum, samples of its use have been published before... Sorry, I'm still with CS5, I can't test.

Check here

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