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  1. plugin that fetches earliest recording date per-track, ideal for greatest-hits albums

    I'm testing a lot of music taggers in Windows and one thing they all lack is to add the original date of a recording.
    When playing a greatest hits album of the 80s which was put on the market in 2005 you have a problem because suddenly all these 80s song have a date of 2005. see https://community.metabrainz.org/t/how-to-get-picard-writing-the-original-release-date-year-of-a-recording/355388
    Luckily, I found a tagger (beets) that searches for the original date, but it is a command line driven approach.
    I hope Metatogger can implement what they cooked togheter.
    Their solution is found on https://github.com/tweitzel/beets-recordingdate

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    • Add filter by 'count' of a group

      My collection is a mix of albums and singles (1-4 tracks). For an artist, I'd like to arrange the albums in a folder per album, but the singles in together in one folder. To achieve this, it would be helpful to identify 'albums' that have 4 or less tracks. I can group by album, which shows the count of tracks per group, so I'd like to be able to filter by the count.

      Great bit of software, thanks!

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        • Automatically reload modified files in external tag editor

          Hi guys, your program is awsome. Althoug I can't find list refreshing button anywhere. If I loaded a bunch of file and I edit it outside the program I can't refresh it to show the new information. Please add it, I use this a lot of time in other programs :)

          Thank you and have a great day

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          • part of a compilation

            you need a part of a compilation which offers you yes or no

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            • Provide a GUI based way to manage settings. Provide for more custimization of the application

              I use MP3Tag and Metatogger. MP3Tag is infinitely flexible and creating automation is MUCH easier. The application can be configured and customized to add what I need. No such customization is possible with Metatogger and its the only reason that I don't use it for all my tagging needs.

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              • Add Involved People also to flac

                Sample
                Trumpet:Miles Davis,Saxofon:John Coltrane; etc
                this is very usefull for Jazz Fans. should be also shown in player.

                Normaly I get this Information from Discogs. See my sample

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                  There is no official “involved people” (TIPL) or “musician credits list” (TMCL) in FLAC tag format (Vorbis Comment) as you have in MP3 ID3v2.

                  You can use “PERFORMER:” to add musician credits list (PERFORMER:Trumpet=Maalouf). But you will have no guarantee of support in your audio player…

                • Artist Cover that works with Groove Music

                  Would be amazing if in some way we could add artist cover to work with Windows 10 Groove Music. But I have to admit that should be a Microsoft limitation.

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                  • shortcut

                    make a shortcut for any button

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                    • I have a FullHD resolution and the letters so small :(

                      Make the interface more configurable.

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                      • ISRC code and author data

                        Adding ISRC code and author data if not and protecting the fiels against reedition

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                        • Autocomplete tags in song

                          Metatogger can search for lyrics and load it to tags, it's really great. But it can't autocomplete the others ones. Why? If it finds lyris by Title and Artist it could write Genre, Year, Cover, etc. Please, make it possible

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                            Unfortunately, the service used to identify files by acoustic fingerprint only returns reliably the title and the artist name of each track. Indeed, Metatogger cannot know the disk from which the identified track is extracted (single, album, compilation, etc.), making it difficult to retrieve the title of the album, year of release, etc.

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                              There is no portable version of Metatogger because some important checks are performed on the system at install time, such as verifying software prerequisites, downloaded and installed if necessary (XAudio2, Visual C ++ Runtime, LocalDB,. NET Framework).

                              Furthermore, the configuration file is stored in the user’s home directory, and not in the folder from which the software is launched.

                              Using Metatogger in portable mode would not offer an optimal user experience.

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                                • Establish an easy way to select the duplicated songs

                                  Establish an easy way to select the duplicated songs. For example if you have the same songs but different bit rate, automatically select one of them according to a given criteria. If the songs have the same bit rate, automatically select any of them.

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                                    • Release a OSX version

                                      On OSX there isn't a software as good as Metatogger!
                                      Could you please release a OSX version of Metatogger?

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                                      • Possibility to know if multiple covers are included in the files

                                        Because some players cannot read the covers if multiple JPG covers in the files metadatas.

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                                        • Provide a 64 bits version of Metatogger

                                          Hi, do you also prepare a 64bit version?
                                          Thank you!

                                          PS: any possibility to rename files with simply ARTIST - Song.mp3 (like, for example, with Tag&Rename) ?

                                          Can you adda the shell integration with the system? (ie when you right click a file Meatogger option to search for the file name)

                                          Thank you! Great job, thinking about a donation!

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