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Use tag data to formulate new file name for selected tracks' files

OS 10.8 or later. This script will rename the files of the selected tracks (or the files of the tracks in the selected playlist) with a filename pattern that you formulate using the tracks' tag data. Optionally, export a copy of the files to a chosen location and rename the files in that location.

Action shot:

File Renamer in action

The main window and Preview window. Clicking the "?" button displays a Help window listing available track properties that can be used.

Latest version:

  • October 10, 2014
  • Support for OS X 10.10 Yosemite/iTunes 12
  • Drops support for pre-OS X 10.8
  • Fixes unusual text escaping issue
  • Adds "Check for Update" command
  • Minor tweaks

Info:

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