Originally Posted by m0han
i have sorting set as 'date newer'. here is a situation i faced while renaming files:
if i select the first file and tap on each of the other files upwards one by one, the files are numbered in the 'correct' order (first screenshot).
but, if i select the first file and long-tap on the last (newest) file (to select all of them in one go), the numbering starts with the first file and continues from the newest file (at the top of the selection) in the reverse direction (second screenshot). is this how it works?
and, is it not possible to have numbers at the beginning?
You can stick the numbers at the end then use a regex to reverse it. Assume a name, let's say:
Selecting all the files and using a regex of
With a new name of
If the files don't have an extension just drop the 3rd set of parentheses