Batch Renamers

Métamorphose – wxPython based batch renamer

Métamorphose is a batch renamer, a program to rename large sets of files and folders quickly and easily.

With its extensive feature set, flexibility and powerful interface, Métamorphose is a professionals tool. A must-have for those that need to rename many files and/or folders on a regular basis.

In addition to general usage renaming, it is very useful for photo and music collections, webmasters, programmers, legal and clerical, etc.

Features include:

  • Preview every item to be renamed before committing changes.
  • Add any number of operations in any order.
  • Recursive renamer: load all files in directory and in subdirectories.
  • Undo changes in case of mistakes.
  • Regular expression support throughout.
  • Rename music and image files by their metadata information.
  • Full Unicode support means any character from any language can be used.
  • Use of all allowed characters under Windows and OSX, all except ‘:’ in Linux.
  • Preview images.
  • Save all program settings to file for later use.
  • Renaming operations, which can apply to name and/or extension:
    • Prefix
    • Suffix
    • Replacement, modification, or move by: Character, position, or regular expression.
    • Insertion by : Position or every (number) characters.
    • Length modifications (padding, truncating, or both).
  • Renaming styles : combination of: user text, numbering, audio tags, date, time.
  • Modifications : UPPERCASE, lowercase, Capitalize first, Title Style, sWAP cASE, ‘DoRkIfY’
  • Move by position, text, or regular expression.
  • Sequential numbering (enumerating) options:
    • Use integers, alphabetical, or Roman numerals.
    • Use padding:
      • With integers, use any character to any fixed width, or auto pad.
      • With alphabetical, auto pad in this format : aaa, aab, aac, … aba, … ygr, et cetera
    • Control step size, starting number, reset count.
  • Set date and time manually or get from system.
  • Use supplied defaults or specify your own date and time formats.
  • Easily translatable with GNU GETTEXT utilities.
  • Cross-platform support – runs under Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows.

Support: GitHub Code Repository
Developer: Ianaré Sévi
License: GNU General Public License v3.0

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