Pinwatcher is a little script that allows you to regularly backup Pinterest pictures from a profile to your drive.
What does it do?
Pinwatcher retrieve, every hours (by default), the last 50 pins of a Pinterest user’s profile and save only new pins to the local drive.
- Job manager (
cronfor example, or
launchdunder OS X)
Installation (OS X)
(tested on OS X 10.9 only)
- Open your shell client (
- Go to your freshly downloaded
- Execute the installation script
- You can now delete the folder if you wish, as Pinwatcher is installed in
cd .. && rm -rf Pinwatcher/
Pinwatcher will check every hour (by default) if new pictures have been pinned to the specified user’s profile and save them!
Every installed files are in the following directory
Symbolic links are created to
- Uninstall script