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392.Batch file rename -- How to copy many files that defined in a list file to another folder?

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Description:
Can 2.5 Replace Pioneer compare a file list to another directory, and copy
those found files to a new directory.
Example:
A. a list of file names in a txt file (in directory X);
B. a directory Y of files.
Operation: copy files in B that have been identified by A to directory Z.
Answer:
Hint: You need to Download and install "Replace Pioneer" on windows platform to finish following steps.
Assume file C:\X\list.txt contains following lines of file names:
aaa.jpg
bbb.jpg
ccc.jpg
...

You want to copy following files:
C:\Y\aaa.jpg
C:\Y\bbb.jpg
C:\Y\ccc.jpg
...

to 

C:\Z\aaa.jpg
C:\Z\bbb.jpg
C:\Z\ccc.jpg
...

Procedures:
1. update file C:\X\list.txt, add a full pathname for each  filename:
C:\Y\aaa.jpg
C:\Y\bbb.jpg
C:\Y\ccc.jpg
...
2. Ctrl-B Open "Batch Runner" window of "Replace Pioneer"
* Click "Import List" to import list.txt
* Check "Change Output Foler" option, and fill it to C:\Z\

3. Click "Copy/Download" button, all specified files in C:\Y\ will be copied to C:\Z\

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