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10% remove it90% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,593
United States Rank #20,286
Reach 0.0129%


4iter6 1.10%
3.42 58.01%
3.41 3.31%
3.32 37.57%

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What is Rename-It!?  (from Beroux.com)

Rename-It! can rename a lot of files easely but also very quickly. It has integration with Windows Shell: Rename the selected items directly from the Explorer Context menu (right mouse click). The renaming is done by filters: Search & Replace (replace a string by another and support regular expressions or wildcards), C...  Read more


Rename-It! is a software program developed by Beroux.com. The most common release is 3.42, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The primary executable is named renameit.exe. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 3.13 MB (3,282,064 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 35% of users of Rename-It! come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.beroux.com
Help link: sourceforge.net/projects/renameit
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\rename-it!
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\Rename-It!\Uninst.exe
Estimated size: 3.13 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Rename-It!

Program executable:renameit.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\rename-it!\renameit.exe
Additional files:
  • SimpleExt.dll - SimpleEx Dynamic Link Library (Rename-It! Shell Extension)
  • id3lib.dll (by http://www.id3lib.org/) - ID3lib Dynamic Link Library
  • Tutorial.exe (by Macromedia) - Shockwave Flash (Macromedia Flash Player 7.0 r19)
  • pcre.dll (by Pcre) - Pcre (Pcre: Perl-compatible regular-expression library)
  • Uninst.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • SimpleExt.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name 'Rename-It!' with a class of {A64BBF5F-1250-4083-924C-B79661B75AAE}.

How do I remove Rename-It!?

Quickly and completely remove Rename-It! from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Rename-It! from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Rename-It!, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Rename-It!.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.34%
Windows 8 26.37%
Windows XP 10.44%
Windows Vista 3.85%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 25.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.89%
Windows 7 Professional 12.22%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.56%
Windows 8.1 7.22%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

34.69% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 34.69%
  France 19.39%
  Germany 8.16%
  Italy 6.12%
  United Kingdom 4.59%
  Canada 3.57%
  Belgium 2.55%
  Sweden 2.55%
  Spain 2.55%
  Netherlands 2.55%
  Brazil 2.04%
  Taiwan 1.02%
  Australia 1.02%
  Indonesia 1.02%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 24.04%
Hewlett-Packard 23.08%
Acer 15.38%
ASUS 12.50%
Intel 3.85%
Sony 1.92%
Lenovo 1.92%
Toshiba 1.92%
American Megatrends 1.92%
Sahara 0.96%
Common models
ASUS All Series 3.00%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1240t 2.00%
Dell Latitude E6430 2.00%
LENOVO 3354A85 2.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite L670 2.00%
LENOVO 6475GS7 2.00%


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