A powerful, yet user-friendly software solution for music recognition and metadata auto-completion based on a community database.
Metadata contains important information about a file, and when dealing with a song, such data includes artist name, album title or track number.
TagComplete can help you automate metadata completion entirely, for numerous files at the same time.
First and foremost, you need to take the time to choose all the folders where you store your music. The application offers you the possibility to examine the sub-directories as well or to load a previous compilation from the last time you ran the software.
You can even go the extra mile and manually select the tracks you want to process.
The next stage is completely automated and you can only stand back and wait until it completes - basically, your music is analyzed and TagComplete displays tag information that seems to match your songs.
Once TagComplete suggests tags for all your songs, you can review each of them manually and keep the ones you are satisfied with. The actual contents of the audio file is examined and the appropriate tags are suggested.
Otherwise, you can just discard the proposed tags and enter the data yourself.
If you prefer to insert custom metadata manually, you can start by entering the track number, title, artist and album, along with release year and composer name. You can also add comments, copyright data or relevant URL.
Due to TagComplete, you can also attach cover art to your tag, usually the album cover.
To wrap it up, TagComplete can help you save a lot of time and energy when it comes to tagging your audio files. You only need to choose the source folders, then browse the suggested tags and keep the correct ones.
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Manage your audio collection by correcting the tags of the tracks and comparing them with the ones from reputable online databases using this tool.
EZ Meta Tag Editor is a lightweight piece of software that enables you to browse the file information and modify the metadata of various tracks and samples you mixed yourself.
The idea behind the application is to enable you to preview the metadata of your audio samples and edit it accordingly, if necessary. The interface is minimalistic and enables you to browse the music via a Windows Explorer style viewer.
The highlight of the program is the enhanced editor where you can check out and compare the existing metadata with the one from online databases. As you already hinted, you can edit all tags and add custom ones at the same time. The app supports 49 predefined metadata fields, limitless custom fields and a wide variety of images (for the cover art).
Speaking of covers, take note that the image processing is done with 32-bit color depth and that you can generate thumbnails and resize images with the embedded Lanczos algorithm. As far as the supported audio formats are concerned, you can count standard and lossless formats such as AAC, AIFF, FLAC, MP3, TTA (True Audio), Wavpack, Vorbis, WMA, so on and so forth.
According to the developer, the program enables you to get accurate metadata information from six different metadata services. Moreover, you can grab cover arts from reputable sources, such as Amazon, Discogs, GD3 and MusicBrainz. It goes without saying that you can create your own covers and add the desired metadata for your files.
In the eventuality that you want to manage your music collection more efficiently and be able to find it quickly when creating a playlist or just want to link a song, then EZ Meta Tag Editor can lend you a hand with sorting the metadata.
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Powerful and user-friendly tool that was designed to act as a tag editor, MP3 / iPod organizer and normalizer, lyrics / cover finder and ID3 tagger.
Zortam Mp3 Media Studio is a software application that lets you organize your MP3 music files. The user interface of the program is plain and simple. You can use the treeview on the left side of the screen to locate your audio tracks.
In the list you can view the artist, title, album, genre, year and track number of each song. But you can also check out the volume, bit rate, sample frequency rate, length, mode, comment, file size, path, URL, composer, original artist, and others.
So, you can edit the ID3 tags, get covert art and lyrics from the Internet, create bookmarks and playlists, as well as use an MP3 library to filter songs according to artists, genres, albums and years.
In addition, you can synchronize ID3 tags, search the MP3 library for songs, analyze and normalize the track volume, use a batch lyrics and cover finder, add art to files from folder pictures, rip an audio CD, convert files between the MP3 and WAV format, get an MP3 report in the HTML format, and much more.
In the "Settings" menu, you can set Zortam Mp3 Media Studio to automatically run at system startup, minimize to system tray, save covers for iPods and MP3 players, change tag colors, and others.
The program takes up a low-to-moderate amount of system resources and includes a well-written help file with images. No errors have popped up during our tests and Zortam Mp3 Media Studio didn't freeze or crash either.
The bottom line is that Zortam Mp3 Media Studio is a very good tool for managing your music files in the MP3 format. It simply needs to improve its interface and better organize its features. Even so, we definitely recommend it to all users.
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Zortam Mp3 Media Studio is part of these download collections: Rip CD to MP3, Rip Audio CD
Update the metadata information and the artwork for all the songs in your collection with the help of this intuitive and useful application.
SongKong can give you a helping hand in organizing your music collection by updating the metadata information for each song and deleting duplicate entries. Built in Java, this application can be of great use in managing large music databases.
The application features an intuitive interface that provides quick access to all the options, enabling you to immediately proceed to updating song information. Unfortunately, only one folder can be monitored, which means you will have to move all the songs into a single directory.
SongKong is capable of updating the metadata of your songs by downloading information from online databases, namely MusicBrainz, Discogs and Cover Art Archive for the cover artwork, which can be resized and saved locally.
You can use it to update the song genre, automatically translate the artist name to English, modify the track title, assign a song the original release date found online or add the release type (EP, single, compilation, remix, live) to the title. Unmatched files can be moved to another location, in the attempt to exlude them from your collection.
Based on the downloaded metadata, the application can easily rename the files. Altrenatively, you can choose one of the available rename patterns for a track or a compilation.
Aside from fixing songs on the spot, SongKong can be instructed to constantly monitor a music folder, which means that any new file you place in it will be automatically processed. A HTML report is generated, containing statistical data about SongKong's findings.
SongKong can also be used for comparing tracks and deleting or moving detected duplicates. You get to choose the comparison criteria, be it the audio format, the bitrate, the filename, the track length or the MusicBrainz ID.
SongKong is a reliable alternative to other tag managers, since it synchronizes the metadata information with online databases. It is very easy to use and it integrates with iTunes, sending all the modifications to its library.
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Rename audio track tags and file names in bulk, generate tags, import and export cover art, preview songs in a built-in audio player, and generally organize music collections by applying complex scripts with rules.
TagScanner is an advanced music organizer that comprises a large array of configuration settings for renaming audio tracks and other types of files in batch mode according to your custom-made set of rules.
It can rename and edit tags, as well as generate playlists, among other features. The app offers support for a wide range of audio file types and tag formats.
After a brief and uneventful setup operation, you are greeted by a large window with a well-structured layout and lots of settings displayed, so you can take your time and explore everything.
It is possible to transform text by converting text or replacing words, characters and symbols with something else, or define a new pattern for file renaming by assigning placeholders, such as album, artist, composer, and comment.
All these rules are added to scripts, and you can create and apply multiple scripts at once, depending on the type of operations. You can either resort to predefined scripts, edit their properties, or put together new ones with new naming patterns.
Before asking TagScanner to apply the new modifications, you can preview results in a separate area and carefully study information to make sure you're satisfied with the new tag or file names.
TagScanner also implements tools for generating tags after retrieving music information from file and folder names. It lets you create and save playlists, as well as export the lists to external files with various extensions. Cover art may be imported and exported, while songs can be loaded in an integrated basic audio player. These are just part of the options provided by this comprehensive software utility.
Tasks are carried out rapidly while TagScanner remains light on system resources. It didn't hang, crash or prompt error messages in our evaluation. Bottom line is that this is an ideal music organizer for picky users who want to correctly edit track information and swiftly build impressive music collections.
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A reliable and straightforward software utility that allows you to edit the ID3 tag of your music collection to include the song name, album or release year.
There are many people who like to store some of their favorite songs on their computers, so as to listen to them whenever they want to unwind after a hard day at work or simply when hanging out with friends.
However, if the filenames of your audio tracks are confusing or irrelevant, you can rely on Tagman to restore sense to them once more.
In order to benefit from the functions of Tagman, you need to start by selecting the tracks you want it to analyze.
You can either choose the files you are interested in manually, or you can leave it to the app to scan your PC, locate the audio tracks and examine their tag information. Once all the files have been processed, a detailed list is generated, presenting their associated ID3 data.
After you have chosen the source songs, you can just use Tagman to check against an online database and look for songs that match your own - as soon as a match is found, the correct metatag information is also retrieved. Alternatively, if you are not pleased with the automatic results, you can alter or replace the data manually, as you see fit.
This way, your digital music collection can be neatly sorted and organized by artist, album, release year or genre, as all this data will be present in the ID3 tags. Needless to say, the info can also be interpreted by almost any player you might choose, thus making it possible for your home cinema or smartphone to display it when you play the track.
A handy feature of Tagman is that it can also look for album covers and assigns them to your songs - you also get to do this manually, by selecting an image on your PC and associating it with the correct tracks.
All in all, Tagman can prove to be a reliable and straightforward app for turning your digital music collection to a database of nicely formatted tracks, that each feature accurate metatag data regarding the artist, genre or album name.
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ID3 tag editor for MP3, OGG/Vorbis, FLAC and MPC files, allowing you to automatically rename files and search for lyrics on various websites
Kid3 is a lightweight and portable software utility that enables you to edit the tags of audio tracks. It supports numerous formats, including FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA and OGG, and can be handled by all types of users, regardless of their skill level.
Since there is no setup pack included, you can extract the program files to any location on the hard drive and run the EXE file immediately.
It is also possible to move Kid3 to a USB flash drive or similar storage unit, in order to run it on any computer with minimum effort.
What's important to mention is that the Windows Registry section does not get entry updates, and the app does not leave files behind after removing it.
The GUI of Kid3 consists of a single window with a well-defined layout, where you can use either the file browser, folder view or "drag and drop" method to import songs into the workspace.
Therefore, you can edit audio tags when it comes to the title, artist, album, comment, date, track number and genre. But you can also change the file name and filename pattern using the tags, as well as copy tags to the Clipboard and paste them.
In addition, you can import data from multiple sources (Discogs, Amazon, MusicBrainz Fingerprint), browse for cover art, create playlists, apply text encoding and filters, set track numbers, as well as convert ID3 versions, among others.
When it comes to configuring program settings, you can create custom genres, enable tag formatting while editing, replace strings, edit proxy parameters, reconfigure keyboard shortcuts, as well as use a custom application font and style, along with native system file dialogs, to name but a few.
Kid3 is pretty light on the system resources, using a low-to-moderate amount of CPU and system memory. It is very responsive to key strokes and mouse events, and includes a help file for less experienced users. No error dialogs have been shown in our tests and the program did not hang or crash. Thanks to its advanced settings yet intuitive layout, Kid3 should be appealing to the whole audience.
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An open-source tag editor for music files of various types, including MP3, FLAC, OGG, M4A, WMA, and WAV, with support for audio CDs
MusicBrainz Picard is a software utility that can help you tag your audio files. This application is album-oriented, as it allows you to sort files into album clusters by examining the metadata. In this way, you can sort the songs that belong to the same album and leave aside the unmatched files.
The user interface is clean and it can be easily mastered even by less experienced users. If you don’t get an idea of how this program functions, you can check the help menu.
The app allows users to add files or folders by using the built-in browse function, or you can simply drag and drop them in the main window of the program. Moreover, it can also import the data from CDs.
It works with a wide range of file formats, such as MP3, MP2, APE, FLAC, OGG, WAV, MP4, OGA, TAK and many others. In order to enhance its overall performance, you may install additional plugins. It is possible to preserve timestamps of tagged files, to clear the existing tags and to remove ID3 tags from FLAC files.
The app is able to render important data about your music files, such as title, artist, album, track number, length, date, disc number, genre and lyrics.
It also features a built-in search engine that allows you to find any songs pretty easily. The app works fast and is able to gather the necessary information quickly. No errors showed up during our testing.
All things considered, MusicBrainz Picard is a handy tool for all users who want to tag their songs easily and efficiently. This app suits all users who need to add tags to their albums, rather than dealing with tracks individually.
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MusicBrainz Picard is part of these download collections: Add Audio Metadata
Powerful tag editor for various music files, enabling users to change the metadata information of their tracks in batch mode by syncing content with online databases
If you’re really keen on keeping your music collection well organized, there’s a pretty high chance that you’re also quite interested in having a structure in the metadata and tags for your tracks. Of course, one can edit basic track info using the default system file viewer, or, audio players that sport such capabilities. However, Mp3tag, just as its name aptly suggests, will provide a specialized framework for managing and editing the metadata of your audio files, in just a few simple clicks.
It’s very likely that your audio collection will have at least several tracks, is not much more. This is why it’s good to be able to edit each track and at the same time visualize the rest, for the sake of efficiency.
Mp3tag accounts for that, by offering a split-view, which relies on a side-panel, where the actual metadata editing can be performed, and the main viewing area, which contains all the tracks in the loaded directory. This way users can always have a peek at the status of the rest of the audio files.
When going past the main features that address the ID3v1 and ID3vX tag editing, one will also find a myriad of features for editing the other file information, which pertains to the album, artist, and even cover.
To go with the quite accessible editing tools, the app comes equipped with a highly customizable settings bank, which we found to be more than appropriate for constructing a custom handling experience.
Mp3tag provides a reliable set of tools that can help you edit the ID tags of your audio files, together with other data, all from within a single, centralized interface.
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Mp3tag is part of these download collections: Tag Editors, Add Audio Metadata
Split MP3 files by equal parts, equal time, or silence, or manually set the splitting segments on the waveform, as well as edit ID3 tags
AD MP3 Cutter is a straightforward application for splitting audio files, precisely MP3. Why would you want to split audio files? Apparently, for all kinds of purposes — entertainment, work, advertising, and the list can continue. Splitting can be done in a handful of ways with this app, including visual splitting backed up by a waveform file display.
If this is your first MP3 splitter, you might want to take your time learning the basics. Start by adding the file you wish to cut in. Use the waveform graph to prepare cuts within the larger file. The buttons may not have very intuitive placement but are clearly labeled, so you just have to identify them.
Each cut is added in the preview panel below the waveform. Time frames are added to inform about their span, including duration, and title. On the left-hand side, the splitting settings are available for selection. Visual splitting stands at the top of the list, as it's the only method that allows users full control over the file.
The remaining methods are limited in what they can provide but might come in handy in certain situations. Splitting into equal parts, for example, can be done in two ways. By size or by time. Input the desired number of parts, and the app will split your MP3 accordingly. The last method is splitting by silence, and this one might be more useful than it seems at first sight. If you have files with silence gaps, you can let the app eliminate them, reducing their size by cutting the extra weight.
ID3 tags are metadata containers accompanying all MP3 files. Information about the artist, album, genre, released date, and title can be found within such a container. The tags can be rewritten on every split part. Use the right-side menu to add new metadata to newly created files.
AD MP3 Cutter might have a vintage look to it, but the features it offers are still relevant. At least the visual splitting aspect along with the metadata editor is not going to get old too soon. Unless you want a fully-fledged audio editor, this program can help with all your splitting tasks.
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