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BulkFileChanger v1.21 Copyright (c) 2010 - 2012 Nir Sofer Web site: http://www.nirsoft.

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Description =========== BulkFileChanger is a small utility that allows you to create files list from multiple folders, and then make some action on them - Modify their created/modified/accessed time, change their file attribute (Read Only, Hidden, System), run an executable with these files as parameter, and copy/cut paste into Explorer. BulkFileChanger is a replacement for the old FileDate Changer utility.

System Requirements =================== This utility works on any version of Windows, starting from Windows 2000 and up to Windows 7.

Versions History ================ * Version 1.21: o Fixed bug: BulkFileChanger failed to display the size and date/time information for a filename that begins with dot character. * Version 1.20: o Added 3 new options EXIF - Stored Time, options to copy the camera picture into into 'Copy Time From': EXIF - Generated Time, and EXIF - Modified Time. You can use these date/time stored inside EXIF data of digital the created/modified time of the file.

* Version 1.15: o Added 'Date/time sequence mode' option. When it's turned on, BulkFileChanger will set a different date/time value for every file, and the 'Add' field will be used to add additional time interval for every file. For example, if you set the modified date/time to '07/07/2011 10:12:15' and the add value is set to 1 second, the modified time of the first file will be set the '07/07/2011 10:12:15', the second file will be set to '07/07/2011 10:12:16', the third file will be set to '07/07/2011 10:12:17', and so on... The order of the files is determined according to the column you click. So, if for example, you click the filename column and then use the 'Date/time sequence mode', the date/time values will be set according to the filename alphabetical order. * Version 1.10:

When it's turned on. . * Drag From Explorer: You can add files by dragging them from Explorer window into the main window of BulkFileChanger. You can also copy files from other utilities of NirSoft. and so on. and subfolder depth to scan.exe "%1"' in the execute command string. BulkFileChanger will run MyProgram. path. * Version 1. Hidden. simply run the executable file BulkFileChanger. and the "%1" will be replaced with the full path filename. You can also modify the attributes of the files. under the View menu. You can add a folder by dragging it from Explorer or by adding it with 'Add By Wildcard' feature and 'Add Folders' option turned on. to make it easier to read a single line. * Version 1. You set them to specific time/date values or you can add/subtract days/hours/minutes/seconds from the existing file time. * Version 1. o Added 'Mark Odd/Even Rows' option. * Execute Command On Selected Files (F7): Allows you to run any executable with the selected files as command-line parameter.00: First release.05: o BulkFileChanger now also allows you to change the date/time of a folder. * 'Add By Wildcard' option (F3):Add multiple files by specifying wildcard. Using BulkFileChanger ===================== BulkFileChanger doesn't require any installation process or additional dll files. (For Example: c:\temp\*. you can copy the modified time into the created time or the created time into the modified time and accessed time) * Version 1.txt) You can also remove files from the list by using 'Remove Selected Files' option (Del key) or clear the entire files list by using 'Clear Files List' (Ctrl+L) After you added the desired files. you can add files into the list by using one of the following methods: * Copy and Paste: Simply copy files from Explorer window (Ctrl+C) and then paste them into BulkFileChanger (Ctrl+V).o Added the option to copy from one date/time value to another. the odd and even rows are displayed in different color.exe After running BulkFileChanger. (For example. like SearchMyFiles and HashMyFiles.exe for every file in the list. o Added 'File Extension' column. * 'Add Files' option (F2):Add files from 'open file' dialog-box.02: o Added support for temporary file attribute. you can select some of them or all of them (Ctrl+A) and then use one of the following options: * Change Time / Attributes (F6): Allows you to modify the modified/created/accessed time of the selected files. pressing the delete key removed the file from the main window.01: o Fixed bug: When the find dialog-box was in focus. In order to start using it. like Read-Only. For example: if you specify 'c:\temp\MyProgram.

Open the created language file in Notepad or in any other text editor. 3. or move it to another folder. you can send a message to nirsofer@yahoo. and all translated strings will be loaded from the language file. as long as you don't charge anything for this. License ======= This utility is released as freeware. or in any other way. Feedback ======== If you have any problem. Internet. or you found a bug in my utility. suggestion. simply rename the language file. If you want to run BulkFileChanger without the translation. 2. You are allowed to freely distribute this utility via floppy disk. without any modification ! Disclaimer ========== The software is provided "AS IS" without any warranty. either expressed or implied. If you distribute this utility. 4. you must include all files in the distribution package. Run BulkFileChanger. incidental. you can also add your name and/or a link to your Web site. CD-ROM. (TranslatorName and TranslatorURL values) If you add this information. After you finish the translation.* Explorer Copy/Cut: You can use the copy or cut option to copy/move the selected files into another folder window of Explorer. * Export Selected Items: You can export the files list into html/text/html/csv file. it'll be used in the 'About' window.exe /savelangfile A file named BulkFileChanger_lng. Translate all string entries to the desired language. follow the instructions below: 1. The author will not be liable for any special. Translating BulkFileChanger to other languages ============================================== In order to translate BulkFileChanger to other language. including. but not limited to. consequential or indirect damages due to loss of data or any other reason. Optionally. Run BulkFileChanger with /savelangfile parameter: BulkFileChanger. the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.com .ini will be created in the folder of BulkFileChanger utility. comment.