Changing file names lots of files

RodneyW

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Joined
Sep 24, 2010
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Office Version
  1. 2013
Platform
  1. Windows
I have about 200 files all ending with the 2016 as part of the name. I've copied all of these and pasted them a 2017 folder and want to rename all the files ending with 2017. Is there a way to do these all at once or is it a manual process for each one?

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RedBeard

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May 16, 2015
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I'd suggest powershell.
Code:
dir | Rename-Item -NewName {$_.name -replace '2016', '2017'}
 

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