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Windows 7: Batch renaming folders and sub-folders

16 Apr 2010   #11

XP Pro SP3 X86 / Win7 Pro X86

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by imacken View Post
CommonTater: I don't use your suggested naming convention because it creates lots of folders with duplicate names, e.g. 16 for today, so searching is more tricky. But thanks for the suggestion anyway.
Ahhh... good point.

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11 Nov 2010   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Sorry guys, I'm struggling to see how any of these can rename folders. As you say there are a zillion tools out there for file renaming, but I just can't see how to get them to work on folders. The first process in them all is 'select files'.
I had exactly the same problem: I was looking for a piece of software which allowed me to batch rename multiple subfolders, and after a hard search I finally found it:

Features - Bulk Rename Utility

It works great and it's 32/64 bit.
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26 Oct 2017   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x64s

There's an old an humble program
It's a practical solution. Supports copying a list of names from a text editor to change with them the folder's names.
Ask for any problem you have to get this working.
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