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How do I Rename Downloaded Files

Discussion in 'Android General Discussions' started by izzysmom, Jan 25, 2011.

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    Is there an easy way to rename files (photos in particular) that I have downloaded? (with SD still in PHONE)
    I know I can do it from the PC if I pull the card etc.
    I have ASTRO installed and wanted to move some pics FROM the D/L folder to another folder -- but the file names are the same as others that I've already moved. (download-1, download-2 etc)
    I cant seem to find an option to rename the existing file names from within the phone or Astro.
    I'm sure I'm missing something obvious.
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    Press and hold on the file you want to do something with. A menu will appear.

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    DUH!!! Long press....I knew it was something simple -- I kept trying to use the menu button and couldnt get a rename option to appear.

    THANK YOU! So much easier now...:)
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    No problem! :)

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    It's frequently overlooked. Not just in Astro but in general.
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