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PowerShell natural sort. A regex way to sort files that have a number in them correctly, e.g rather than img1, img10, img11, img2, -> img1, img2, img10, img11
# http://stackoverflow.com/a/5429048/2796058
$ToNatural = { [regex]::Replace($_, '\d+', { $args[0].Value.PadLeft(20) }) }
Get-ChildItem | Sort-Object $ToNatural
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