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  • Jim Willsher
  • TGRMN Software


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Bulk Rename Command

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  • TGRMN Software

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Bulk Rename Command

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To install Bulk Rename Command, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Bulk Rename Command, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Bulk Rename Command, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade bulkrenamecommand -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade bulkrenamecommand -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure bulkrenamecommand installed
    name: bulkrenamecommand
    state: present
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'bulkrenamecommand' do
  action    :install
  version  ''
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: bulkrenamecommand,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller bulkrenamecommand
   Name     = 'bulkrenamecommand'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = ''
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'bulkrenamecommand':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install bulkrenamecommand version="" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 15 Apr 2017.


Bulk Rename Command (BRC) is a simple command-line utility which allows you to rename multiple files and folders, based upon flexible criteria. BRC is a natural alternative from my existing Bulk Rename Utility software, as it allows you to rename files without the use of a Graphical User Interface.

This makes it ideally suited to batch environments and server environments, or where you need to rename files on a regular basis with the same requirements.

$packageName = 'bulkrenamecommand'
$url = ''
$url64 = ''
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$checksum = "31D1451D7AE5DA5FDA746090385D00E5"
$checksum64 = "F1E80A9398FE8E8649C3BABC23B70A6F"

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -packageName $packageName -unzipLocation $toolsDir -checksum $checksum -checksum64 $checksum64 -checksumType "MD5" -checksumType64 "MD5" -url $url -url64bit $url64
$packageName = 'bulkrenamecommand'
$ZipFileName = ''
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

UnInstall-ChocolateyZipPackage $packageName $ZipFileName

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