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UPDATE: I figured out how to do multiple file names. Only problem is they have to be done individually which is quite time consuming. I need to know if there is a way to import a list of file names that would allow it to be more automated.


I did search to see if I could find the answer to this. It might not be possible but I'm hoping it is. I have both photo and designer but I'm more familiar with photo.

I need to export the SAME image into multiple file names. They all need to be the same format (.jpg). For example...photo1.jpg, photo2.jpg.

I have the file names set up so that I can copy/paste them or even import them if there is a way to do that so that when the batch processes it would automatically assign the new file name.


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Well it's laborious possible in both via the Export Persona and using slices for a JPG file there then as "1x Slicename1", "1x Slicename2", "1x Slicename3" ... 

But honestly since that's always one and the same file/image with a different file naming and thus a boring task, I would let the operating system do this tedious/repeatedly work from a batch/shell script as a copy file operation in a given loop iteration count, where the loop count is added to the file name. - So something like ...


// Powershell

for ($i=1; $i -le 10; $i++)
   Copy-Item "\\tmp\photo.jpg" -Destination "\\tmp\photo$i.jpg"

On a Mac a shell script will do the same (a loop for 10 file copies here) ...


for i in `seq 1 10`;
        echo $i
        cp -v "photo.jpg" "photo$i.jpg"

... or instead via a while loop count ...


 while [ $COUNTER -lt 10 ]; do
     echo The counter is $COUNTER
     cp -v "photo.jpg" "photo$COUNTER.jpg"


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