Layer Renaming in script

Hai  I  am creating a Photoshop panel using Adobe configurator4 and i want to do  buttons which have name already defined eg Silo, Retouch, Skin etc to rename both single or multiple layer which are selected . There are many script which will open its own window but i dont want that . One i got from this link its for illustrator but it runs in photoshop"   But its will rename all the layer even if its not selected or it will rename only the layers which are visible. I am not good in Scripting  . For now i have created a action script which is simple  and connected to the button in Adobe Configurator4 but it will rename only one Can you please help me

You obviously don't know this, but if you option (alt) double click on the layer name, the Layer Properties dialog comes up, allowing you to name the layer in a modal dialog. I also find it easier to rename layers this way. A shortcut can also be set up to bring up Properties.
The History of this was that in Photoshop 6 they made it necessary to rename layers only in the layer properties dialog. But they had too many complants, and in 7 the default went back to the way it is now - renaming using the tiny text in the layers panel-  so both methods are now available with the Option modifier.

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