dougscripts.com

  • 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:

  • July 16, 2015
  • Preliminary support for OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)
  • Accommodates changes in iTunes 12.2

Further:

Info:

  • This is an Applet
  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • latest version downloads: 273 | total downloads: 21914
  • download size: 553.7K
  • older PPC/universal version: direct download
  • older pre-OS X 10.9 version: direct download
download ⬇

Current v3.2

Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested. Thanks!

Perhaps Also of Interest...

Popular Now

downloaded 13m 25s ago

Restore Artwork from Album Folder v3.1

Restore each selected track's artwork from an image file stored in its Album folder

Player Position to Start or Stop

downloaded 13m 49s ago

Player Position to Start or Stop v2.0

Set current track's start or stop time to current player position

Super Remove Dead Tracks

downloaded 18m 35s ago

Super Remove Dead Tracks v4.3

Remove iTunes tracks disassociated from files

downloaded 22m 50s ago

Make An EQ Preset Script v3.0

Creates a script that re-creates a selected EQ Preset

downloaded 24m 27s ago

Search YouTube v1.0

Search YouTube using tag info from selected or playing track

downloaded 28m 41s ago

Album Rating Reset v1.0

Set the Album Rating for the album of a selected track to full- and half-stars or computed clear-stars

10 Most Recently Added

Site contents © 2001 - 2015 (that's right: 2001) 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. This site has no affiliation with Apple, Inc.