There are occasions where you want to set the file dates of a series of files starting from a specific date and steadily increasing from there in constant increments.
A specific example is when you have image files without content creation meta-data, but where you know both the approximate time and the sequence in which they were taken. This is a common scenario especially when you want to import scanned image files into an image management system such as Apple’s Photos or Adobe’s Lightroom.
A Better Finder Attributes enables you to do this:
Advanced Date Manipulation from the
Action: popup menu.
Specific Date from the
Use: popup menu.
Increment by sort order from the
Change: popup menu.
You can then adjust the sort order and the interval to be used by adjusting the
Then: popup menus, and the