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920.Batch file rename -- How to add 0 before all 4 digit numbers in multiple filenames?

User: Vlad -- 2012-02-13          << 919  921 >>
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Type: Batch file rename   
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Description:
How to batch rename files by replacing all -xxxx- with -0xxxx-, where xxxx is any four digit number that are different for each file.
Input Sample:
file1-1234-aaa.txt
file2-5678-bbb.txt
Output Sample:
file1-01234-aaa.txt
file2-05678-bbb.txt
Answer:
Hint: You need to Download and install "Replace Pioneer" on windows platform to finish following steps.
1. open "Tools->batch runner" menu
2. drag multiple files from "window file browser" to "Batch Runner" window
3. check option of "set output filename", and change the following entry to:

4. check filename preview at "output file" column
5. click "File Rename", done!

Screenshot 1:  Batch_Runner_Window


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