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Batch APPEND (RENAME) a specific keyword to set of files

I have few files namely - "a", "b", "c",etc.. I want to add the keyword: ".mov" to all files in that folder. Please suggest me an approach which script will be best suited for this - AppleScript, ...
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batch converting from XLS to windows CSV on a mac

I'm using OS X and have lots of these XLS files that I need to format as a batch operation. I need them in "Windows CSV" format, but I can only seem to get them batch converted to Mac CSV... I am ...
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Batch change filetype associations on OS X

I just installed Sublime Text 3 beta and would like to re-associate all the filetypes I have linked to ST 2 with ST 3. Is there any way to perform this as a batch operation? For example: $ ...
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Moving directories based on .md5 file to restore original directory structure

I ask for help regarding some scripting. I have a directory "J:\To_Sort" which contains another 1164 directories. Inside the "To_Sort" directory I also have 37 *.md5 files. These MD55 files contain ...
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Normalize and remove silence from mp3s

I have a large number of audio files, each of which contains the pronounciation of a certain word. I need to batch process these files such that they all sound equaly loud when I'm finished with them. ...
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Batch converting aif to wav

I have a few dozen AIF files that I need to convert to WAV. I have converted a few by opening them in Audacity and exporting them to WAV, but this is very slow. I would like to convert them all in ...
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Batch file rename script swapping substrings in filename?

I have a group of files named like title_december_word1_word2.png and want to iterate through the directory and swap word1 and word2 within each file. i.e. go from button_december_state_pressed.png ...
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How to batch rename files in Mac OS X?

I have the bunch of files that have names like MOV001.mpg, MOV002.mpg etc. They all have different date-time. How can I rename them so they turn into 2012 08 05 13 45 33 MOV001.mpg, 2012 09 02 23 ...
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Automator - Crop From Specified Edge

I'm trying to create an Automator folder action to automatically crop images that are added to a specific folder. It works; however, it crops the images towards the center. How can I crop starting ...
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Looking for utility to batch change created/modified date of multiple files in ascending datetime (windows XP/7/Mac/Linux)

I'm looking for a utility that batch/bulk modifies file datestamps (date-modified and/or date-created) to the second accuracy but does so in ascending incremental order, e.g. File1 2012-04-18 ...
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How to batch combine JPEG's from folders into PDF's

I have a about 500 folders with images inside. Is there a way I could batch convert this so that I get .pdf files that contain all images inside as pages? EDIT: There should be 500 PDF's created, ...
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Batch-Resizing images in OS X to a certain height

How can I resize a batch of images using Automator, so that all images will have a fixed height, e.g. I want to resize all images to be 60px high while width can be anything.
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How can I batch convert multiple folders of images to PNG8?

I've got 4500+ PNG 24 images in 20+ folders that I wish to reduce the size of by converting them to PNG 8. (Aside: I've tried smushing and other png optimisations but the savings are not enough, a ...
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Help converting a .bat to a .sh

I need a little help converting a short script from .bat to .sh :convertfile @IF %1 == "" GOTO end imf_copy -p %1 "%~d1%~p1%~n1.map" @SHIFT @GOTO convertfile :end @ECHO. @ECHO Done! @pause imf_copy ...
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Batch image resizing and rotating on OS X? [duplicate]

I'd like to resize a bunch of images of variable size to be 720 by 480. Furthermore, I'd like to have the final image be rotated so that it is right side up. Any tools to help with the resizing at ...
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Renaming many files in Mac OS X, batch processing

I used to rename file in Linux via a rename command: rename 's/old_pattern/new_pattern/g' *glob Is there something similar in Mac OS X (Snow Leopard)?
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Mac OS X: Run app on every file in folder

I want to use jsmin to minify every js file in a directory, and js files in subfolders as well. I would want to use the compiled vers of jsmin found here: http://www.ejeliot.com/blog/73 What is the ...
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how do i computationally slice an audio file into small samples?

i need to cut audio files into small samples of even length. What i need is basically a batch processor for audio which does it, and names the slices numerically. i'm on os x and found Audio Splitter, ...
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Is there a free/cheap batch video watermarking program for Mac

I need to batch watermark a couple thousand video clips (avchd format supported would be great). Any ideas? I'm using OS X 10.5. Cheers!