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Music Management

M3USync
M3USync 1.0.5.0 (last freeware version) lets you synchronize your M3U playlist files with your USB portable MP3 player. To work correctly, the files of your MP3 player must be accessible through the explorer (does not work with iPod).
Features
- Music folder organization on your MP3 player can be different from your hard disk.
- The file synchronization is done under the specified target directory only, the other directories (My Pictures, My Videos, ...) on your MP3 player will not be touch.
- The files name can be prefixed with number to keep the same order on your MP3 player.
- Before deleting any files, the program will always display the name of the files and it will ask you to confirm.
- You always see what happen, the current file name and the number of MB copied is displayed during the synchronization.
- At any time, the synchronization can be stopped by clicking on the 'Cancel' button.
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SundryTools XV
SundryTools XV is a freeware multi-functional tool that includes a multimedia organizer to catalog your CD/DVD and MP3 collections along with several other utilities and tools. The media manager enables you to index files that are stored on removable media or local folders and enables easy searching through your entire collection, even if the CDs are not inserted. It also includes features like MP3 tag editing, playlist creation, media playback and more.
In addition to the multimedia features SundryTools XV also includes several system utilities including task scheduler, system information andprocess manager, and also text encryption, personal reminders and a media player that interacts with the sundry tools.
Features:
- CD Collection: Automatically retrieve CD info from Gracenote CDDB.
- MP3 Collection: Auto-scan hard drives and CDs/ DVDs.
- DVD Collection: Easy to use movie organizer showing information and covers.
- Search audio files/ folders added to CD collection and MP3 collection.
- Organize Windows StartUp, Applications, Events and Shut Down with Task Scheduler.
- Sundry Tools is a all in one collection of minor tools.
- Reminder is a Day planner.
- Crypt Notes: Notepad with a extended Toolbar.
- KillAll is a process viewer/ killer.
- Basic computer System Info.
- Media Player
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TagScanner
TagScanner is a multifunction program to organize large music collections. It can edit tags of mostly state-of-the-art audio formats, rename files based on the tag information, generate tag information from filenames, and perform any transformations of the text from tags and filenames. Also you may get album info via online databases like freedb or Amazon. Supports ID3v1, ID3v2, Vorbis comments, APEv2, WindowsMedia and MP4(iTunes) tags. Powerful TAG editor with batch functions and special features. Playlist maker with ability to export playlists to HTML or Excel. Easy-to-use interface. Built-in player.
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Sharepod
Ever wanted to use your iPod like a USB stick? Ever wanted to add and remove songs/videos easily and without needing to synchronize with your PC's music library? Ever Tried SharePod?!
SharePod is a lightweight music management program for your iPod. You can copy music and videos between your iPod and computers usually without having to install anything on the computer.
The point of the program is actually that you don't need ITunes!
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PodLift
PodLift is a Freeware program which allows you to browse the playlists on any iPod, listen to any tracks you want, and transfer tracks and playlists to your computer, either to the directory of your choice or directly into iTunes into the playlist of your choice. You can configure a few basic things, such as whether to let iTunes copy your music for you, have PodLift copy it, or have PodLift copy it and not add it to iTunes at all (iTunes is not actually required to use PodLift). You can also configure how files are saved (whether to create artist\album directories, and what information to include in the filename). You can view all the playlists on your iPod. You can select what playlist to copy tracks into in iTunes. With one click you can create a copy of a playlist in iTunes. PodLift uses the Apple QuickTime COM control to play tracks, so you need to install QuickTime to use PodLift. PodLift has no ads, does not access the internet at all and does not change any settings in your computer.
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Zortam Mp3 Media Studio
Zortam Mp3 Media Studio is all-in-one Mp3 application that contains Mp3 ID3 Tag Organizer for searching and cataloguing Mp3 files into Mp3 library, editing ID3v1 and ID3v2.4 tags (ID3 Tag Editor-Mp3 Tag Editor), CD Burner, CD Ripper with album cover art/lyric support that uses CDDB (Internet Compact Disc Database) and automatically writes ID3v1 and ID3v2.4 tags. CD Ripper downloads album cover arts and lyrics from the interenet as you rip your CD (CD Ripper with lyric/cover art support), Mp3 Normalizer with custom volume level allows normalization of your Mp3's (Batch Mp3 Normalizer), search for song lyric from the internet (Batch Lyric Finder), search for album cover (album) arts (pictures) from the internet (Batch Cover Finder), batch lyrics and cover art finder from the internet (Batch Lyric-Cover Finder). Create lyric book in html format (cover pictures are included) from ID3v2 tags (Lyric Book), convert Wav to Mp3 files and Mp3 to Wav files (Wav/Mp3 Converter), manage M3u playlists (Playlist Manager), rename files using ID3 tags (Mp3 Renamer), search for duplicate Mp3 files, (Search Duplicate Mp3's). Play Mp3's using your favorite Mp3 player, add karaoke (Kar) and midi (Mid) files directly to ID3 tag (Karaoke Manager), and keep them together in Mp3 file and play either Mp3 or Kar file from the single Mp3 file.
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Media Catalog Studio Lite
Is your video and music file collection growing out of control, making it impossible to find anything? Fight this problem with Media Catalog Studio, a handy software application for classifying and tracking media files. This database is capable of identifying media files on any storage devices - hard-drives, floppies, external drives, CDs and so on. The program supports MP3, WMA, MP4, MPC, APE, OGG, AAC, FLAC, WAV, AVI, MPEG, WMV and Audio CD files and comes with a lot of great perks - duplicates finder, batch tag editor for MP3/WMA/OGG/AAC/APE/MP+/M4a files, to name a few. The best thing about this database is that it allows users to enter all essential information about music file - track number, name of the music piece, name of the author, album, year of release, commentary, composer, mood, genre, rating and so on. Conveniently, all files stored in this database can be sorted out by artist, album, year, bitrate, frequency, genre, category, rating or any field/category. The search in the database can be conducted using multiple parameters, like file properties (name, size, etc), tag information or lyrics. Media Catalog Studio features internal tag reader and editor for MP3-tags (ID3v1, ID3v2 and Lyrics3 versions) and supports an option for storing pictures in addition to lyrics.
The lite (free) version works with some restrictions.
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Mp3 Collector
The program allows to create collections of mp3 files stored on CDs. Just insert a CD in the drive and select a 'Tools->Load From CD' menu item. Collections can be saved as separate files. Disk labels are automatically recognized and can be edited later. Other features include random play, one-click editing of disk name for multiple entries.
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Brainstorm mp3 Catalog
Brainstorm mp3 Catalog is dedicated to people which have a large collection of mp3 files. It is a catalog which stores information about the mp3's like artist, title, album, year and many more (usually found in the ID3 tags). It has another option named Media which helps you find if the mp3 is on the harddisk or a removable media (and what label the removable media has). Fast recursive search or add single files - you name it and this program does it. You can rate your mp3's and can select the rating you want from the category tree.
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MediaMonkey Standard
Manage a movie / music library from 100 to 100,000+ audio/video files and playlists; whether Rock, Classical, Audiobooks, or Podcasts; Movies, Home videos, or TV shows; whether they’re located on your hard drive, CDs, or a network. Organize, browse, or search music by Genre, Artist, Year, Rating, etc., and never waste your time trying to find the files you know you have.
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Disclib
Disclib is a CD collection organizer program. It may be used as a catalogue of CDs. After creating the catalogue, disclib stores file and folder names and tree, allows user to categorize folders and files, and allows searching all the files from the collection CDs without need to place them in CD reader. Disclib may place in the catalogue any windows folder not only folders on CDs. Disclib has a customizable Multilanguage functionality. The program also extracts mp3 info.
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The Godfather
Do you own mp3 files? Do you have a lot of them? The GodFather is here to put order to chaos and put you in control. No more strange file names and endless search for "that mp3"! Rename, update ID3 Tags, restructure files on hard disk, create/merge play lists, encode-decode with LAME, export to file, play, use freedb.org ... with ease of use and perfect results every time.
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mp3DirectCut
mp3DirectCut is a small tool for editing MPEG audio directly. You can remove parts, change the volume, split files or copy regions to several new files. All without the need to decompress your MP3 into a PCM format. This saves work, encoding time and disk space. And there is no quality loss through any re-compressions!
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Mp3tag
Mp3tag is a powerful and yet easy-to-use tool to edit ID3-tags (MP3), OGG Comments (OGG) and APEv2-tags (MPC). It can rename files based on the tag information, replace characters or words from tags and filenames, import/export tag information, create playlists and more. The program supports online freedb database lookups for selected files, allowing you to automatically gather proper tag information for select files or CDs (if available).
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mpTrim
mpTrim is a simple and easy to use MP3 editor. Use it to improve your MP3 collection.
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Visual CD
Visual CD is a disk cataloging tool to index CD/DVDs, floppy disks, hard disks, and even folders. You can then explore the disk catalogs, search files and folders, create MP3 playlist file without having the physical disks in the drive. Upon insertion of the corresponding disk, you can open files, split files into smaller pieces, extract ZIP, RAR, and CAB archive, and more.
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