Classic Mac Finder Utility Gets Preview Release has announced a preview release for the next version of A Better Finder Rename. This tool is designed to improve the way users interact with Classic Macis Finder. Version 4 of the app will include Mac OS X support, but the preview release is for Classic only. From the company:

PUBLICSPACE.NET is pleased to announce version 4.0 Preview 1 of its "A Better Finder Rename" Macintosh Finder enhancement. This release features a complete rewrite of the user interface and program internals to make them Carbon compliant and to provide a stable platform for concurrent MacOS 9 and MacOS X developments.

This release coincides with the move of to its own high performance Solaris web server and demonstrates our commitment to offering our customers a high quality experience. The Web site also contains an animated GIF file which demonstrates the usage of the tool. Please feel free to make use of it.

You can find more information on A Better Finder Rename at PublicSpace.netis Web site. The preview release is available for free. The full version is priced at US$14.95. The company also offers the entire A Better Finder series for US$44.95.