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Michael Haan
2005-03-15, 22:00
Ok, well, given that I fixed this sort of thing through fixing tags before, I'm guessing I'll fix via tags still.  Thanks.









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>Subject: [slim] Song Display Name



>Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2005 20:50:59 -0800



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>Quoting Michael Haan <michael_haan (AT) hotmail (DOT) com>:



>



> >



> > Whatever drives the way artist/album/song are listed within the web



> > interface.  I see one "Alice in Chains", and one "Alice In Chains" and I



> > don't know what's driving the difference.  If it's tags, I can fix it.  Is



> > it?  If so, and I fix it, how do I make the fix reflect itself in the UI?



>



>It depends on your data source.  ID3 tags, itunes, moodlogic, musicmagic,



>playlists, cue sheets, and even filenames can all be sources for the db.  It



>depends on how you have made your collection.



>



>if you do not use itunes, musicmagic or moodlogic, then forget about them.



>



>if you have old playlists, that could be it.



>



>if you have cue sheets, fix them.



>



>if you have ID3 tags, get your favourite editor out.



>



>if you have vacant tags, then look at the filenames because the guessTags



>settings will use the filenames to guess what the data should be.



>



>-kdf



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kdf
2005-03-15, 22:15
Quoting Michael Haan <michael_haan (AT) hotmail (DOT) com>:

>
> Ok, well, given that I fixed this sort of thing through fixing tags before,
> I'm guessing I'll fix via tags still. Thanks.

that should do it :)

just be aware if you have saved playlists, that some playlists supply track
title info. I'm not sure how the server is merging that data. So, if tags
alone doesn't fix it, check your old playlists.

-kdf