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NameChanger Reviews

NameChanger is designed for the sole purpose of renaming a list of files.

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about NameChanger and what they use it for.
  • Batch rename files on a Mac
    Try NameChanger I haven't used it in a while but used to work really well. - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
  • Append Incrementing Number to filename in MacOS Big Sur & 2015 iMac
    This one is free and can handle simple rules: - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Need a Rename Utility
    For slightly complex rule that involves RegEx, get NameChanger. - Source: Reddit / 9 months ago
  • Need a Rename Utility
    Https:// The design is a bit dated but this is still my go-to! Lots of options! - Source: Reddit / 9 months ago
  • What's the equivalent sorting category of "date created" on Windows, for files on macos?
    Alternatively, NameChanger is free, simple, elegant, easy to use, but can only apply one renaming rule at a time. - Source: Reddit / 11 months ago
  • Help with file renaming. Hi, everyday for work I need to rename 100/200 files, adding a letter and a number before the file name(the letter and the number are crescent, and the renaming is done for 2 files, and then going for the next two files with the next number). Is there a way to speed up
    If you need more powerful file-renaming utility than what's built into the Finder, and you don't want to to learn how to do it with Python, Bash, or AppleScript, this utility might do the trick for you. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Favorite Free MacOS Apps & Softwares
    NameChanger - (advanced) batch renaming of files - - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • i know there's a way to batch rename files in finder. but is there a way to remove all the last 5 characters from a file so it would look like the first file? i accidentally renamed everything with a sorting program and need to revert the filenames
    NameChanger has a "Remove Characters" option which may well work here. - Source: Reddit / about 2 years ago

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