Lightroom: Sequence rename of the files we want to keep

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I would like lightroom to remember my chosen renaming sequence, without me having to dip in and out of Bridge, just to perform this simple task. I don't have the need for import rename, to then delete some files.

I only want to be able to rename the files I'm keeping and for lightroom to rembember my last number saved.

cheers
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Select the desired photos and do Library > Rename Photos. Then edit the File Naming template to use the Sequence # token:
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Thank you John, I shall give that a go when I get home. Again thank you