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|Company : Soft Experience
File download size: 2575 kb
License : Shareware
OS: Win95, Win98, WinME, WinNT 4.x, Windows2000, WinXP, Windows2003
Release date: 2005-01-21
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MacNames 1.1l description
File renamer converting Macintosh filenames for Windows when stored on a Windows Server, removing illegal characters and adding filenames extensions using a translation table easily customized.
Also truncates filenames longer than 31 characters.
Can be installed as a Windows NT/2000/XP Service and keeps the list of renamed files in a log. MacNames helps Windows-Macintosh cross-platform integration.
MacNames 1.1l review
MacNames software helps Windows-Macintosh cross-platform integration. It is an NT/2000/XP utility which can transform automatically Macintosh filenames stored on a Windows NT or 2000 Server volume, removing illegal characters and adding filenames extensions;
With this Mac to PC conversion Windows can identify the appropriate applications associated with renamed files.
MacNames can be installed as a Windows NT 4.0 or Windows 2000 Service
Runs with Microsoft Services for Macintosh (MacFile), Cyan Software MacServerIP or Intergraph ExtremeZ-IP.
Option to include sub-folders in renaming process
Mapping of illegal characters ( /, , <, >, ?, *, etc.) can be easily modified
Correspondance table Signatures (Type/Creator) / Extensions easily editable
Can truncate filenames longer than 31 characters, allowing to view these files from Macintosh more friendly than DOS shortnames (8+3).
Can rename files and sub-folders
Can analyze batches of Macintosh files signatures in selected folders.
Setting time interval for update. Each folder can be processed using its specific interval for update.
Archive renaming operations in Log files
When a folder becomes unknown (folder removed or renamed, lack a connexion with a file server, etc.), MacNames can send different kind of warnings: beep, display message, send a message to an administrator, messages in the Log, messages in the Applications EventLog (when MacNames is running as a Windows service).
Languages: English, French.
Single, Site and Corporate licenses for prepress industry and companies serving Macintosh documents to both Macintosh and Windows users.