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RS Compact Renamer#

About#

Compact Renamer with naming, numeration, prefix, suffix and search & replace functions.

Installation#

Compatibility#

Maya 2018 2019 2020 2022 2023

How to install#

  1. Extract RS_Compact_Renamer.pyc from RS_ToolPack1_MAYAVERSION.zip (depending on your Maya Version)

  2. Copy RS_Compact_Renamer.pyc to :

    Windows

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    \Users\USERNAME\Documents\maya\MAYAVERSION\prefs\scripts
    

    Linux

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    $HOME/maya/MAYAVERSION/prefs/scripts
    

    Mac

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    $HOME/Library/Preferences/Autodesk/maya/MAYAVERSION/prefs/scripts
    
  3. Launch / Restart Maya

  4. In Maya, open a Python Tab in the Script Editor and execute :

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    import RS_Compact_Renamer as RSComRen
    RSComRen.MainClassCompactRen()
    

    Attention

    Please make sure that there are no Space characters in front of each code line.

Interface#

Screenshot

Tool Menu#

Info

Tool menu is located in the top right corner of the toolkit

  1. The Screenshot icon opens a new window with information about the tool

How to use#

Rename#

How to use

  1. RMB 2 click on the R button to access the Option Menu
    1. Set the preferred naming and padding settings
  2. Select one or multiple objects or groups
  3. Enter a Prefix, Name and / or a Suffix
  4. Click on the R button to run the script

Search / Replace#

How to use

  1. RMB 2 click on the R button to access the Option Menu
    1. Enable the Search / Replace option
  2. Enter the search string into the Prefix field
  3. Enter the replacement string into the Suffix field
  4. Click on the R button to run the script

Option Menu#

Overview

Rename

  • All
  • Prefix
  • Name
  • Suffix

Options

  • Search Replace

Padding

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  • 3

  1. LMB - Left Mouse Button 

  2. RMB - Right Mouse Button