On this page you will find an introduction to the program FileRenamer. We will show you the steps from the installation and the configuration options up to your first use of the program.


This help topic tells you everything about installing the FileRenamer and what operating systems the FileRenamer is currently available for.

First Steps

In the first steps you will learn all about the basic functions of the FileRenamer and how to rename your first files and folders.

Save Settings

How to save and load the settings of the FileRenamer, where the settings are saved, and how to set automatic startup settings, you can learn in the introduction to saving and loading settings.

Language Settings

The FileRenamer has been translated into 13 languages so far. In the introduction to the language settings of the FileRenamer, you will learn how to configure the used language of the FileRenamer and which languages are currently supported.

Description of Functions

Are you looking for an explanation of a specific function, a specific option, or a specific button in the FileRenamer? In the function overview of the FileRenamer, we have assembled a list of all functions and operating elements sorted by the appearance in the software and explain everything individually.

Regular Expressions

Regular expressions are a powerful tool that you can also use in the FileRenamer in order to replace or delete text in the names of files and folders. An introduction to the topic and some examples we have put together for you in the tutorial on regular expressions.

Frequently asked Questions

In addition to these help topics, we have set up a page with the most frequently asked questions about the FileRenamer. On this page we collect for you the questions that are often asked us to the FileRenamer.