ReNamer:Main menu

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In this appendix, all the menus and context menu options are described.

Main menu

Menu option Keyboard Shortcut What it does...
File CTRL+N Create a new project. Clear all rules and files.
Undo SHFT+CTRL+Z Reverses the effect of the last operation.
Paste SHFT+CTRL+V Pastes the selection of files from the clipboard into the Files pane. (We assume that you have already copied some files into the clipboard)
Add files F3 Starts a window to select specific file(s) from any folder and add them to the Files pane.
Add folders F4 Starts a window to add all files from a chosen folder (behavior depends on Filter settings)
Preview F4 Manual preview (not required in auto-preview mode)
Rename F5 Renames the file as shown in the New Names column in the Files pane.
Exit ALT+F4 Closes the application
Settings F8 See Menus for Files pane for settings.
Shows the General tab of the Settings dialog.
Shows the Preview tab of the Settings dialog.
Shows the Rename tab of the Settings dialog.
Meta tags
Pops up a window like this, from where meta tags can be selected:


Shows the Miscellaneous tab of the Settings dialog.
Filters ALT+F Changes the default behavior when adding folders.
Presets > Load
Opens a submenu as a list of all available presets. Click on the preset to open.
Save As... CTRL+S Save current preset.
Manage CTRL+M Open Preset Manager dialog.
Browse to folder where presets are stored (via Windows Explorer).
Select presets from file system which should be copied in to ReNamer's presets folder.
Create links
The following window pops up:


Shortcuts will be created for every available preset and placed in the selected folder.

  • If  the Load with Preset option is selected, linked preset will be loaded automatically with ReNamer.
  • If "Rename with Preset" option is selected, linked preset will be loaded and all files which were sent to the link will be automatically renamed.
  • For more information, please check Command Line usage.

WARNING: Be careful with "Rename with Preset" option as it will rename files without asking user for confirmation.

Scan preset folder for new presets. Useful if you have manually modified the content of the presets folder.
Help > User Manual ALT+F1 Opens User Manual file which is distributed with the application (PDF file).
Pops up a window like this:
What's new

Pops up a window like this:


You can check the latest changes here.

About F1 Pops up a window like this:


This screen provides you with general information about ReNamer, and contact details in case you are facing any difficulties that are not covered in this manual.