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Options for Renaming Batches of Files

Digital cameras assign filenames to files that are not likely to be meaningful. For example, Canon uses file names such as IMG_9819.CR2  (for a camera raw file) or IMG_2904.JPG (for a jpeg file).  It is almost always advisable to rename these files.  Ideally the best time to to do this is when you import images from your camera memory card to the computer.

However at some point you may want to rename files that you previously imported or already have on your computer– possibly a large number of files.  For example, if you took photos at the beach, you may want to rename them so that they would all have “beach” in the filename. Continue reading ‘Options for Renaming Batches of Files’