Available selection modes
This page lists the selection modes that you can use.
Selects the whole filename.
If you work with the extension, it will include the point (in the above screen, it will select
.jpeg and not
Type the text you want to select.
Check Case insensitive if needed (the case is the difference between uppercase and lowercase).
List of characters
Searches for specific characters.
The tool provides predefined patterns:
- Special characters (Everything but numbers and letters)
- Alphabetical characters
You can define your own list, too:
Position in text
Selects a position in the filename.
The first character is at index 0.
You can also choose to start by the end; if you do so, the 0 index will be the position before the
. of the file extension.
Range of text
Selects a part of the filemane.
The index works the same way than the position tool; the length is the number of characters you want to select.
The Global checkbox enables global matching (
g); the Case insensitive one enables case_insensitive matching (
If there is an error in your expression, the operation will be skipped.
Finally, don't forget to escape your special characters by using the