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Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Apr 23, 2017
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FileBot Review

Tina de Pierre
A tool for managing and optimizing collections of video files
A review of FileBot by Tina de Pierre

FileBot is a free application which was designed for people who have large collections of video files such as TV episodes, anime collections, movies and more.

The utility itself offers several unique and useful features such as management and downloading of relevant subtitles, a navigational panel and lists of different types of media..

Due to its minimal interface, FileBot is able to easily allow users to organize items into lists and quickly download information about the files from various online sources like OpenSubtitles, TVRage, IMDB and other additional online services. In terms of file management, it can also generate md5, sfv and sha1 files. It also supports torrents.

Using FileBot to manage collections of videos with its superb anime support make it a nifty tool for users wishing to bring some order and organization to their movie collection.

FileBot is software which can batch rename files.

FileBot features and highlights:
  • A simple user-interface tuned for drag-n-drop
  • Platform-independent and straight-forward application deployment
  • Rename hundreds of media files in a matter of seconds
  • Fetch episode lists from TVRage, AniDB,, IMDb or TheTVDB
  • Pretty nifty file / episode matching
  • Series / Anime name auto-detection
  • Powerful and highly customizable episode formatting
  • MediaInfo optional
  • Reverse rename files using internal history or the original torrent file
  • First class anime support
  • Download subtitles from OpenSubtitles, Subscene, Sublight or SubtitleSource
  • Auto-extract zip and rar archives
  • Integrated subtitle viewer for srt, ass and sub files
  • Easily create and verify sfv, md5 and sha1 files
  • Aware of checksums that are embedded in the filename common in anime releases
  • Directly compare two or more directory trees
  • Auto-lookup of any existing file verification

FileBot is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from cataloging software without restrictions. FileBot 4.7.9 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).

This file renamer software is filed under:
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  • Freeware Cataloging Software
  • Open source and GPL software
  • Portable Software

Compatibility with this file renamer software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from rednoah.

FileBot has been picked by our editors as very good.
FileBot has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested FileBot 4.7.9 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]

Screenshots of FileBot (6)

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