Create Playlist / createplaylist (internally is.workflow.actions.createplaylist)

This action requires that Shortcuts has permission to use WFAppleMusicAccessResource,[object Object].

description

summary

Creates a new playlist in the Music app, adding any items passed as input to the new playlist.

input

Items in your music library or items from the Search iTunes action.

usage

createplaylist name="string" author="string" description="string"

arguments


name: Text (Docs)

Placeholder: "Greatest Hits" Allows Variables: true

Accepts a string or text with the text.


author: Text (Docs)

Placeholder: "Shortcuts" Allows Variables: true

Accepts a string or text with the text.


description: Text (Docs)

Placeholder: "All of my favorites" Allows Variables: true

Accepts a string or text with the text.


source json (for developers)

{
	"ActionClass": "WFCreatePlaylistAction",
	"ActionKeywords": [
		"song",
		"music",
		"itunes",
		"playlist",
		"apple",
		"album"
	],
	"AppIdentifier": "com.apple.Music",
	"Category": "Music",
	"CreationDate": "2016-03-15T07:00:00.000Z",
	"Description": {
		"DescriptionInput": "Items in your music library or items from the Search iTunes action.",
		"DescriptionSummary": "Creates a new playlist in the Music app, adding any items passed as input to the new playlist."
	},
	"Input": {
		"Multiple": true,
		"Required": false,
		"Types": [
			"WFiTunesProductContentItem",
			"WFMPMediaContentItem"
		]
	},
	"InputPassthrough": false,
	"Name": "Create Playlist",
	"Output": {
		"Multiple": true,
		"OutputName": "New Playlist",
		"Types": [
			"MPMediaItem"
		]
	},
	"Parameters": [
		{
			"Class": "WFTextInputParameter",
			"Key": "WFPlaylistName",
			"Label": "Name",
			"Placeholder": "Greatest Hits",
			"TextAlignment": "Right"
		},
		{
			"Class": "WFTextInputParameter",
			"Key": "WFPlaylistAuthor",
			"Label": "Author",
			"Placeholder": "Shortcuts",
			"TextAlignment": "Right"
		},
		{
			"Class": "WFTextInputParameter",
			"Key": "WFPlaylistDescription",
			"Label": "Description",
			"Placeholder": "All of my favorites",
			"TextAlignment": "Right"
		}
	],
	"RequiredResources": [
		"WFAppleMusicAccessResource",
		{
			"WFDeviceAttributes": {
				"WFDeviceAttributeSystemVersion": {
					"WFSystemVersion": "9.3",
					"WFSystemVersionRelation": ">="
				}
			},
			"WFResourceClass": "WFDeviceAttributesResource"
		}
	],
	"Subcategory": "Playlists",
	"SuggestedAsInitialAction": false
}