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Better File Rename 5.7

What is Better File Rename?

Bulk File Renamer with Windows Explorer Integration.

About  (from publicspace.net)

Better File Rename 5 is a comprehensive batch file renamer that transforms the tedious and time-consuming task of changing multiple file names into a simple matter of seconds. The program covers all the usual features such as adding, removing, replacing, truncating and inserting text and provides advanced support f...  Read more


Better File Rename 5.7 is a program developed by publicspace.net. When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The main program executable is bfr.exe. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 2.91 MB (3,049,931 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 56% of users of Better File Rename come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.publicspace.net/windows/BetterFileRename/index.html
Help link: www.publicspace.net/windows/BetterFileRename
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Better File Rename\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Better File Rename\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.91 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Better File Rename 5.7

Program executable:bfr.exe
Name:Better File Rename
bfr Application
Path:C:\Program Files\Better File Rename\bfr.exe
Additional files:
  • bfr.dll - Better File Rename (Better File Rename Main Dll)
  • BfrExt.dll - BfrExt
  • exiftool.exe (by Phil Harvey) - ExifTool (Read and Write meta information)
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • BfrExt.dll added as a content menu within Windows Explorer with the class {a45cfb7d-6e23-40b5-94fa-290314f01dc5}.

How do I remove Better File Rename?

Quickly and completely remove Better File Rename 5.7 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Better File Rename 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 Better File Rename 5.7, 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 Better File Rename.

Win 7 (SP1) 71%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.31%
Windows 8 18.46%
Windows XP 6.15%
Windows Vista 3.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 33.85%
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.62%
Windows 7 Professional 13.85%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.15%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.15%
Windows 8 Pro 3.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.56%
  United Kingdom 7.41%
  Australia 4.94%
  Netherlands 4.94%
  Italy 3.70%
  Brazil 2.47%
  Ireland 2.47%
  Sweden 2.47%
  Belgium 1.23%
  Canada 1.23%
  Switzerland 1.23%
  Germany 1.23%
  Spain 1.23%
  France 1.23%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 29.17%
Hewlett-Packard 22.92%
Dell 18.75%
ASUS 8.33%
Intel 4.17%
American Megatrends 4.17%
Common models
Dell Dell DM051 4.44%
TOSHIBA Satellite P55-A 2.22%
TOSHIBA Satellite A665 2.22%
Dell Dimension E521 2.22%
ASUSTeK N90SV 2.22%


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