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How to Rename Amazon S3 File/ Folder?

Rename option for S3 filesallows you to change the name of an existing S3 File/Folder.

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If you want to rename a file/folder, you need to follow the steps below:
  1. Start Bucket Explorer and connect with your Amazon S3 Account .
  2. Select the Bucket whose file/folder you want to rename.
  3. Select S3 file/folder of your interest in object panel.
  4. Right click on the selected file/folder.
  5. Click on Copy, Move & Rename-->Rename option.
  6. Enter a new name in input box and click "OK" .
  7. If a virtual folder is selected to rename, renaming process will start in queue window (if you rename a single file, then process will not be in queue) .
  8. See the total number of renamed/ failed and pending files in Statistics tab of queue window.
  9. See the list of successfully renamed/ failed and skipped file in appropriate tab.
  10. If renaming process fails, then it retries automatically 3 times by default.
  1. After automatic retry and there is still failed,  Retry button will be visible in Statistics panel . Click on retry button to rename again.
  2. After successful completion of renaming process, close the queue window.