1.    02 Oct 2017 #1
    Join Date : May 2017
    Posts : 23
    Windows 10 Home 1703

    Looking for a Folder renaming utility


    I don't need to rename files, just folders. What I have is a large collection of legally traded lossless live music. Many of the files were in shn and the folders for each concert have (shn) in the folder names. I've since converted all my shn files to flac and now I want to remove the (shn) text from a large number of folders. Most bulk renaming utilities seem to only work on files, and I need to modify a large number of folder names. Looking for recommendations.
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  2.    02 Oct 2017 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2017
    Posts : 474
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    Advanced Renamer is a program for renaming multiple files and folders at once.
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  3.    02 Oct 2017 #3
    Join Date : May 2017
    Posts : 23
    Windows 10 Home 1703
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    Quote Originally Posted by FreeBooter View Post
    Advanced Renamer is a program for renaming multiple files and folders at once.
    I tried it already. Didn't like it much. Also kept freezing when trying to load the large number of folders I need to rename.
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  4.    05 Oct 2017 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 164
    Windows 10 Enterprise

    Go here: LazyWinAdmin: PowerShell - Renaming a bunch of folders

    This will show you how to do it using Powershell. Hope this helps.
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