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iTunes ID Tags Problem

Hey Cnet members,

I got this problem, well I just imported around 20gbs of mp3's to my iTunes library. And all the names of the songs show up like this example:

"AFI - Prelude 12/21"
"AFI - Miss Murder"

while I wish they show up as:

"Prelude 12/21"
"Miss Murder"

To have them as just the name of the song, I have to double click through each song in my whole library.

I made 2 photos on the net, so that you would have a good idea of what I mean.

Because when I import them also to my iPod it shows up with the filename, instead of just the track name.

Photo 1:
Photo 2:

Hope someone would be able to help me out,



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iTunes ID Tags Problem

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Maybe you require a software for your ipod in order to play those music files..

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I found the answer ...

In reply to: iTunes ID Tags Problem

Thanks for your reply,

But I actually found a software which updates your library, and it solves the problem.

iTunes Library Updater:

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