YouTube titles (Gripe)

I often download YouTube videos to keep. I reason the data is being downloaded either way so I may as well keep it. Anyhoo I have a little gripe directed at the creators of mulitpart videos. There seems in the majority of cases to be no standardization on title names. So for example you might download these 4 videos

Computer how to
Part 2 – Computer how to
Computer how to 03
Computer how to – four

of course they don’t sort in that order!

My KDE file manager sorts the above titles like so…
Computer how to 03
Computer how to
Computer how to – four
Part 2 – Computer how to

Sometimes a part may be named something totally different the the original. So 9 times out of 10, I prepend 01-,02-,03-,… (seems to be the easiest way) and so on to the title name…often a time consuming task, and not always flawless even for a human.. I find it especially annoying for computer videos. It’s as if they have no concept of the ASCII collating sequence!

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