Rename / Renaming Multiple Files Script

Free shell renamer script used for renaming multiple files under the particular folder.


  • Renaming multiples files on your computer is made easy.
  • Add or rename file extensions.
  • Just copy the code and use it in your command line.
  • Fast and simple renamer shell script.


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echo "Enter Folder Name Under which filename is to be renamed:";
read fname
echo "Enter the File Name:";
read name1
//filename without extension
cd $fname
for x in *.png// Change extension as per your need
do n=${x/.png/.png};
mv $x $name1$n;
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  • Release Date - 06-04-2010
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  • Copy the above code and save it with .sh extension
  • Execute the sh file in command line for renaming multiple files.
  • Execute the renamer shell script as sh
  • Give the foldername and filename.
  • Now all files are renamed under the specific folder.


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