TVRenamer Alternatives

    TVRenamer is described as 'Java GUI utility to rename TV episodes from TV listings. Basically, it will take an ugly filename like Lost.S06E05.DD51.720p.WEB-DL.AVC-FUSiON.mkv and rename it to Lost [6x05] Lighthouse.mkv' and is an app in the Video & Movies category. There are nine alternatives to TVRenamer for Windows, Linux, Mac and BSD. The most liked alternative is Media Companion, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like TVRenamer are TV Rename (Free, Open Source), mnamer (Free, Open Source), MediaRenamer (Free, Open Source) and Movie Renamer (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Mar 16, 2020

    • Media Companion is the original free to use Movie/TV Show manager and organizer that offers full XBMC integration.
      Simply put, Media Companion gathers information from the Internet and make this information available to you in an organized manner.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • Move or copy and rename media files, download posters, banners and episode images, create .nfo files, search for missing episodes, calendarize your favourite TV shows - automatically….
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows


    • mnamer (media renamer) is an intelligent and highly configurable media organization utility. It parses media filenames for metadata, searches the web to fill in the blanks, and then renames and moves them.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
    • MediaRenamer is intended for easy renaming of movie and series files recorded from TV.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 2.1.1, released in November 2010, can be still downloaded from Google Code Archive.

      No screenshots yet
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • Movie Renamer is an Open Source application (Windows/Linux/OSX), totally free written in java, for easily renaming movie files.

      Discontinued

      Official site leads to parked domain

      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Crowd sourced media renamer using file hashes.
      • Free
      • Windows
    • ALmoviesRenamer cares about automatically rename your movie files, searching for information on the web.You will have video file names like this:
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • TVRenamer - Automatically rename downloaded TV show Episodes Features:Monitor folder for new filesCan handle a vast number of file naming schemsAutomatically download...

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 0.5.0.1, released in October 2011, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine

      No screenshots yet
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows