Renaming Multiple Files on a Mac

Renaming lots of files at once is a bit more sophisticated in Mac OSX than Windows In my last post – Renaming Multiple Files in Windows – I described multiple file renaming in Windows. Here is Mac’s equivalent. Suppose I have several photos that I would like to rename to indicate that they were all …
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Illegal File Names

“Illegal” in the rather peremptory manner of “computer-speak” that is.. Earlier this week, a client and I had problems transferring some data from an Apple Mac to a USB pen drive (or “memory stick”, if you insist on using that misnomer) prior to copying it onto a shiny new Windows 8 laptop. The copying process …
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