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by odwofford
Wed Dec 21, 2016 3:51 pm
Forum: FileSieve 4
Topic: Request: Add a file name mapping modifier
Replies: 2
Views: 1885

Request: Add a file name mapping modifier

In the process of using tags to create folder names to reorganize media files, I have run into the problem where characters that are legitimate in the tags are not allowed by Windows File Explorer. For instance the / character or the : character. It would be ideal if there was the ability to define ...
by odwofford
Wed Dec 21, 2016 3:27 pm
Forum: FileSieve 4
Topic: Tag method should assume destination folder as starting point
Replies: 2
Views: 792

Tag method should assume destination folder as starting point

I am using the tag method to reorganize media files into a series of subdirectories. In step 2 of the definition, a root destination directory is defined is defined (for instance, F:\Music\Reorg). In step 3, the method is defined. I am using the tag method and defined the name mask as: \%GENRES%\%AL...
by odwofford
Wed Dec 21, 2016 3:18 pm
Forum: FileSieve 4
Topic: Subdirectory creation not working
Replies: 9
Views: 1888

Re: Subdirectory creation not working

The 4.07 release has cleared up the problem. Thanks!

I have a couple of enhancement requests that I will put into two separate topics.
by odwofford
Fri Dec 16, 2016 4:28 pm
Forum: FileSieve 4
Topic: Subdirectory creation not working
Replies: 9
Views: 1888

Re: Subdirectory creation not working

Outstanding! I have downloaded, will test today and let you know the outcome.

Doug
by odwofford
Mon Dec 12, 2016 5:42 pm
Forum: FileSieve 4
Topic: Subdirectory creation not working
Replies: 9
Views: 1888

Re: Subdirectory creation not working

I can wait for the new FileSieve build to come out. I know from experience the difficulty of attempting a quick and easy fix to an old version that then becomes complicated and steals time from the new work. Stay on the new work and I will look forward to trying that out. Yes, the memory is correct....
by odwofford
Sun Dec 11, 2016 5:44 pm
Forum: FileSieve 4
Topic: Subdirectory creation not working
Replies: 9
Views: 1888

Re: Subdirectory creation not working

Thank you for the fast turnaround of the bug fix, especially in the midst of major rewrite. I was able to download and copy the DLL into the plugins directory, replacing the existing DLL. It is not, however, being recognized by the main application. After replacing the updated DLL the Tag method has...
by odwofford
Fri Dec 09, 2016 9:26 pm
Forum: FileSieve 4
Topic: Subdirectory creation not working
Replies: 9
Views: 1888

Subdirectory creation not working

I am testing out FileSieve 4 for long-term use and have run into a problem with the creation of subdirectories using music tags. I want to take a group of music files in a directory and reorganize them into directory hierarchy of Genre\Album Artist\Album Title. My Method uses Tag and defines the Nam...