Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Renaming folders using wildcats


19 Jan 2011   #1

WinXP Pro SP3
 
 
Renaming folders using wildcats

It is not possible to rename folders using wildcats for a batch file;
are there any alternatives ?

trying to rename folder vb_X_X using vb_*


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

19 Jan 2011   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 OEM --> RTM clean install
 
 

Hi there. Do you mean you have lots of folders with various name variations of VB_something and you want to rename them _X_X?

You might want to have a look at File Menu Tools which has an advanced renamer on the context menu.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Jan 2011   #3

WinXP Pro SP3
 
 

I suppose every 2 months I will have one new vb_X_X_X folder that contains sub folders; I am using a batch file to change the names of some sub folders. It's not a big deal to change the name of the main folder though;

I am in contact with the developer of File Menu Tools; unfortunately his application does not support command lines
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 Renaming folders using wildcats




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Renaming folders using wildcats
Thread Forum
Solved Renaming multiple folders General Discussion
Renaming folders problem General Discussion
Solved Error message when renaming folders General Discussion
renaming folders General Discussion
Batch renaming folders and sub-folders General Discussion
Renaming folders Performance & Maintenance
FOLDERS -RENAMING and Moving General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:20 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33