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I am running Windows Media Player on Windows 7. I altered the tag information on my mp3 files, and the WMP does not update them in the library. Is there a way to force it to refresh the tags, short of deleting the library and building it anew?

Thank you.

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WMP should update its library automatically on external tag changes. This not happening could point to a corrupted library, which can only be fixed by deleting the library database files and letting it rebuild. – Tim De Baets Oct 4 '13 at 18:35
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I found one workaround. Right-clicking on any file in the changed album and selecting Edit and then pressing Esc to cancel the changes forced the refresh of the labels.

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