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Music Player that will sort information correctly.

by denymyhappiness / March 26, 2011 5:00 AM PDT

I have noticed that windows media player for windows 7 is great, but when downloading music, it doesnt sort the information correctly. It puts the songs of albums all over the place.(example: Various Artists) Im tired of having to manually put in the information. I want say one band's albums to be listed....in the bands name. I dont want to have to go looking for them in the unknown , and such. I have all four BFMV's albums and one title is headed in japanese. Well becuase the wording is in japanese, that album is put in to unknown and I dont know how to change that. Is there a way I can fix this or download a new player that will do this atomatically? Or prehaps Im doing it wrong? I dont know much about this manual tech. Im not top notch comp savy, but I do know a few things. Im also noticing where I am saving the music , its directing it in several files and I do not know why. I have checked my preferences and its not giving me much options.

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Downloading from where?
by Kees_B Forum moderator / March 26, 2011 8:47 PM PDT

And why do you buy a Japanese album if you don't speak that language?

Kees

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by denymyhappiness / March 27, 2011 4:46 PM PDT

I use utorrents and It was just the album name in Japanse.. it was a Deluxe Edition or something. The music and song names were all in english.

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Re: utorrent
by Kees_B Forum moderator / March 27, 2011 8:05 PM PDT
In reply to: Reply to Kees_B

So you don't want to pay for your music and you don't want to do some manual work to organize it correctly. Maybe you want too much.

Kees

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