Downloads of v 1.40:


Last Update:

24 Jun 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Nir Sofer


modify file metadata


This is not the latest version of BulkFileChanger available.

1.40 | Updated: 24 Jun 2016



Downloads of v 1.40:



Software Author(s):

  • Nir Sofer

BulkFileChanger 1.40

This is not the latest version of BulkFileChanger available.

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To install BulkFileChanger, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade BulkFileChanger, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall BulkFileChanger, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade bulkfilechanger -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade bulkfilechanger -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure bulkfilechanger installed
    name: bulkfilechanger
    state: present
    version: 1.40
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'bulkfilechanger' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.40'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: bulkfilechanger,
    Version: 1.40,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller bulkfilechanger
   Name     = 'bulkfilechanger'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.40'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'bulkfilechanger':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.40',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install bulkfilechanger version="1.40" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 07 Jul 2016.


BulkFileChanger is a small utility that allows you to create files list from multiple folders, and then make some action on them - Modify their created/modified/accessed time, change their file attribute (Read Only, Hidden, System), run an executable with these files as parameter, and copy/cut paste into Explorer.

$packageName = 'bulkfilechanger'
$url = ''
$checksum = '5050d4174be28016b267520b14b4339d12b7ffee28b8e9486f8e778bb5a4b925'
$checksumType = 'sha256'
$url64 = ''
$checksum64 = '3e31335d69f0c416cd297eab8afd2a82501e640f900f625e6a750c9776096577'
$checksumType64 = 'sha256'
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$installFile = Join-Path $toolsDir "$($packageName).exe"

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                             -Url "$url" `
                             -UnzipLocation "$toolsDir" `
                             -Url64bit "$url64" `
                             -Checksum "$checksum" `
                             -ChecksumType "$checksumType" `
                             -Checksum64 "$checksum64" `
                             -ChecksumType64 "$checksumType64"

Set-Content -Path ("$installFile.gui") `
            -Value $null

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
BulkFileChanger 1.61 382 Monday, May 6, 2019 Approved
BulkFileChanger 1.60 429 Thursday, February 28, 2019 Approved
BulkFileChanger 1.52 450 Monday, January 28, 2019 Approved
BulkFileChanger 1.51 783 Friday, September 22, 2017 Approved
BulkFileChanger 1.50 234 Tuesday, August 22, 2017 Approved
BulkFileChanger 1.40 395 Friday, June 24, 2016 Approved
BulkFileChanger 1.35 307 Saturday, November 21, 2015 Approved
BulkFileChanger 1.33 314 Thursday, April 2, 2015 Approved


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