• submit to reddit
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:

Popular Now

Music Folder Files Not Added

Music Folder Files Not Added v4.3

Displays files in iTunes Media folder not in iTunes track library

Clipboard to Lyrics Scripts v2.0

Two scripts copy text from clipboard to current or single selected track's lyrics tag

Batch Export Playlists

Batch Export Playlists v1.3

Export selected playlists as individual XML or M3U files

Make A Text List

Make A Text List v2.0

Create a text file containing an alphabetical list of chosen tag data

Artist - Name Corrector v2.1

Correct song titles listed as "Artist - Song Name"

Super Remove Dead Tracks

Super Remove Dead Tracks v4.2

Remove iTunes tracks disassociated from files

10 Most Recently Added:

Site contents © 2001 - 2014 Doug Adams and weblished by Doug Adams, dougscripts AT mac DOT com. About.
All rights reserved. Legal.
AppleScript, iTunes, iPod, iPad, and iPhone are registered trademarks of Apple Inc.