Old 29th October 2018, 02:37   #1
jamal01
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USB - files not showing metadata

I upgraded today from winamp pro to 5.8

For some reason my USB (under portables) shows blank entries for songs without metadata. It only shows the length. If I click the song it will show the title in the playlist editor. And if I close winamp and reopen it, all the song titles will then show in the playlist editor.

However no matter what settings I seem to change, when I select the usb in the media library, the entries are still blank

I tried the following to no avail:
In Preferences
Under Titles > Advanced Title Fomratting put %filename%
also
Under Local Media > Watch Folders > Click on Configure under Metadata Reading Settings and choose No Guessing.

there is about 300 songs like this, so entering in the meta data manually would be a daunting task.
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Old 29th October 2018, 08:18   #2
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First, be aware of this:

http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?t=345521

Second, use mp3tag to automate proper tagging of your files from internet sources.

PENN STATE Radio or http://www.LION-Radio.org/
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