Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Recently I've moded my Songbird's watch folder to a new location and naturally Songbird now don't link it's library files to physical files. Is there any way I can relink those files to new location so that Songbird can play them from new location?

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 1 down vote accepted

Afaik it's still not supported.

However, you could try the following:

In Tools / Options / Manage Files enable Allow Songbird to manage files and select your desired destination.

It will not move the files but copy over your whole library with the given naming convention.

So, before you try this, make sure to understand it's implications.

I have not used it from the start but doing it now. That way all my newly imported media automatically moves to that folder. It's not the watched folder feature though.

share|improve this answer
    
thanks for the answer but this is not what i want. –  Donotalo Jun 18 '10 at 10:40
    
@Donotalo: yes I figured, what you asked for is not support with SB currently. –  mark Jun 20 '10 at 6:38

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.