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More newbie questions - Renaming files???


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I just got my 15" SuperDrive Powerbook this morning!

Panther is great, loads better than I thought it would be!!

Anyway, how do i rename files? On folders I can slowly double click them and I can type a new name, but I have a few mp3 files I want to rename, and slowly double clicking does nothing!!

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hold down control and click on them
That just brings up a context menu, and nothing says rename.....
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