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Musicbrainz Picard - how to manually set a cover

Is it possible to manually set a cover for a given mp3 file instead of letting the program automatically fetching it from the Web? I have noticed that I can alter every other field to my liking ...
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Auto-tagging MP3s

I have a ton of MP3s, but their ID tags are not filled in. Going in manually to populate them is simply too much work. I was wondering if there is a way to populate them automatically. Perhaps by ...
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Can 'Comments' in FrameMaker 2015 be exported into a PDF?

In FrameMaker, there is a 'marker' called Comment. I know that I can import PDF comments into Framemaker (FrameMaker is an Adobe product), but have yet to find out if I can import FrameMaker comments ...
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How to save sessions of putty on a local path?

I want to save the output of the below command: start C:\Users\Desktop\putty.exe -ssh server_ip -l username -pw password -m <path of the command file> I used the "> <output_file>" ...
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Generation of internal and external versions form MS-Word

I have in my organization some reports, where we want to keep an internal version including all paragraphs, but we need also to publish an external version, where the user can exclude paragraph by ...
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Quickly adding a category to a message

This may sound stupid but solving the problem would save me a lot of time. I am big on using categories (in place of folders, pretty much like labeling an email under Gmail), and more often than not I ...
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Variables in MS Word doc

Is there something you can do when writing a MS Word document that allows one to link a variable name to any selected text? And do so in a user friendly way using the tools available out of the box? ...
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Can't write ID3 tags in Windows 7

Most my MP3 files convert fine, however, I have some files that I converted from FLAC to MP3 that no longer allow me access to the ID3 Tags. Not in Windows/Properties/Details or SeratoDJ software, can'...
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CTRL+] in Vim on Macbook

I have an annoying issue with the Ctrl+] key combination in Vim on my Macbook. I have a Scandinavian keyboard, so I do not have a ] key. Normally I make a ] character by Alt+9. This is an issue when ...
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Best approach to doing automatic analysis of sets of tags in Excel/Access/or similar?

I have a large set of open-ended responses to a survey (~10,000), and each has been assigned a set of tags representing what the person has said in the response. This data is sitting in an Excel ...
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Repair encoding of ID3 tags

I have inherited about 2000 MP3 files. For the majority of them, their ID3 tags display garbled in Amarok. I need a software that upgrades the ID3 tags to v2.4 type $03 (i.e. UTF-8 encoding), removes ...
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Notepad++ autoclosing tags that don't need it. How to turn off?

I just started learning HTML and am using Notepad++. I love the feature of autoclosing the tags, saves me a lot of time. I was wondering if there's a way for it to not autoclose the tags that don't ...
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Search MS Office files by custom properties

On a W2008R2 server with a File Server role we are archiving Office 2013 files, for which the users are using custom properties (as of this link), eg.: "doctype": "notification" "vectortype": "...
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Created/Accessed/Modified tags on image files in Windows

What do the Created, Accessed, and Modified tags in the "Properties" pane of an image file mean? Are they when the file was saved to the computer or when it was created wherever it was saved from, ...
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Add tags on android pictures

How to add tags that could be seen on Linux system? When upload photos need automatic sorting by tags. Default tags on android doesn`t work.
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Collaborative photo sharing and tagging

Our family has about 300 GB of JPEG photos in total, spread across various hard drives in various countries. We'd like to have a solution to share and tag photos with the following features: Photos ...
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What is your method of “folksonomy” tagging for files on your local machine?

Way back in the days when "delicious" was just "del.icio.us", I had assumed that everyone had finally caught on that Ontology is overrated. I can tag on-line web links, blog posts, questions on ...
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How can I let website visitors tag my website pages for me?

I run a website that contains the text of a large number of public domain books on a specialist niche topic, spread over a large number of HTML pages. I also have a fairly enthusiastic website ...
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Merging MP3 meta-tag info from multiple copies of the same song

diiI'm consolidating libraries of MP3 music. The same song (identical bit rate, encoding frequency) is in different libraries differing only in the meta-tag data. The duplicates songs all copies of ...
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Windows 7 - Tagging

Is it possible to create nested or group tags for files in windows? I'll describe my scenario: 5 images are present in my folder. I want to tag, img1 -> actress / actress1, img2 -> actress ...
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How to Label / Tag Items in a Spreadsheet and get results in column

I want to tag items in a spreadsheet for similar reasons to nusantara in his question of 27 Mar 12 (see How to Label / Tag Items in a Spreadsheet). I have followed the excellent instructions given by ...
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How to duplicate a tag in Signal Data Hub

I have a couple of tags setup in Signal Data Hub and I would like to know, if it is possible to duplicate these tags. Meaning, I want to keep everything about the tags the same except how they are ...
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Any tagging for video files?

We can use ID3 tagging to add metadata to music files. Are there any similar tagging formats (metadata containers) for video files (e.g. flv, mpg, avi, wmv, etc)?
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Can you have user-specific tags in OS X?

I.e. I have tag(ged file)s that I don't want to see with user A, but would like to see with user B. Is that possible? Where are the tags stored?
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Windows Media Player 12 stops importing metadata from large music collections

I'm experiencing a strange issue with Windows Media Player 12 on Windows 7. I'm quite sure it has a link with the following two posts: Duckworth's post Loza's post Description of the problem Let'...
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How To Add Tags For Text Files In Windows 10

Is there a way to allow tagging of text files in Windows 10? I'm looking to filter text files in files explorer using tags. By default you can do it only with certain file types such as images, docs, ...
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Extracting Author and Name tag from AIFF files

I have an old collection of CDs with AIFF music files I am trying to import into my music library (btw, I am using a Mac). These files are named as "1 Audio Track.aiff", "2 Audio Track.aiff", etc, so ...
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What's a good solution for file-tagging in linux?

I've been looking for a way to tag my files and search/filter them based on those tags. Here are my (updated) requirements : any file readable by the user can be tagged freely a user can search ...
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Put date modified field of the MP3 file into it's ID3 tag

Is there a quick way to do what title says? I tried MP3Tag but I don't think it's possible at all. Google search didn't help either.
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Text file management software [closed]

Is there a software which can tag plain text files, organize and index them like Calibre and provide extensive content searching (I can search the content of the text files)?
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Import/export or retrieve Thunderbird tags from IMAP server

My experience with tagging IMAP messages in Thunderbird is that those tags will be saved on the server (from what I read they as stored as IMAP keywords), so they are synced, but if you access the ...
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Notepad++: Find surrounding Tags

Ive searched all over the net but could not find an answer yet. What I want to do by using notepad++ is: I have huge files with deep nested XML-tags. When I have selected one XML-Tag I want to either ...
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How do I search for metadata on Windows Server 2003?

At my workplace we have (and cannot change for the moment) a server running Windows Server 2003 and a bunch of clients running Windows 7 Pro. We need to access to pictures on the server from every ...
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What's a cross-platform solution for tagging files on a USB drive?

I'd like to add custom search tags for Spotlight, Windows Search, and Linux Beagle, all on the same NTFS-formatted USB drive. What's the closest software solution to this?
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Remove/Change specific Html tags NotePad++

i have found many similar posts, but non of them answers my question. I would like to replace/remove/change open and close tag with a specific key word. in this case i am trying to remove all tags ...
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How to copy/sync pictures with certain xmp tags only

I want to copy jpg pictures to a matching folder structure (one way syncing) only when they include a certain XMP tag. For example: I have ALL my pictures in a folder structure on drive A. Within the ...
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MP3 Player on Mac which can display the music label?

Is there a music (mp3) player on Mac which is able to display the ID3-TPUB (Music Label) tag in list view? For me the label is as important as the artist, so I would like to view them side by side ...
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auto tag video and add to itunes on windows

I'm looking for an app similar to Auto TV Tagger that monitors a folder and auto magically tags the file either through a webservice or by the file name given then adds it to itunes in the proper ...
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Outlook Tag Plugin

Does anyone from here knows a possibility/method or pluging which will allow me to add tags/keywords to emails that I receive in Outlook 2007?
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Tag a lot of MP3s, but only the Genre

I have a relatively large music database that is absolutely perfectly organized -- except for the genres. I need a program that updates the tags for all those MP3s, but only the correct genre. Any ...
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Tagging pictures in Windows 8

I am no longer able to tag my photos. I remember being able to tag them all, then only the ones taken with my phone rather than the camera, now none at all. The tags don't show up on the ...
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Conditional statements in foobar2000 sort syntax

My music files are tagged with some custom tags, which for some reason aren't entirely standardized. This is probably due to some peculiarity with my MusicBrainz Picard set-up, but that is beside the ...
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Cannot tag photos in windows 8.1, details pane is missing this ability

My details pane is quite lackluster, also even at a quick glance, google image search windows 8 details pane, like this one, but many others have more options, especially the fabled "tag" option. I've ...
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How does Mavericks's Finder store tags?

I haven't used Mavericks yet. Does finder store tags in the file itself (ex: xmp), or is it powered by some kind of Database? or what?
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Is it possible to assign a hotkey to rename a title in foobar2000?

I am trying to map the F2 key in the normal playlist view to the following action: Open the properties of the selected track, move to the title field and enable editing. Right now I am doing this by ...
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I need a program that can auto-tag my MP3s and sort them into folders [closed]

I'm looking for a program that can go through the 5GB of MP3s in my Unsorted folder, automatically fill in ID3 tags and album art, rename the files and sort them into new folders like so: M:\Temp\...
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how to tag a folder in a hidden directory in OS X

In OS X is there a way to tag a folder inside of a hidden directory or tag the hidden directory itself? As a workaround I create aliases of those folders and place them somewhere visible and tag ...
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How to automatically fix MP3 Genre and Year tags?

All the Artist/Album tags on my MP3 collection are fine, but the Genres and Year tags are all horrendous. For Genre, songs just seem to be all over the place. It classifies Iron Maiden is Alternative,...
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Windows: how to enable tags on old image files?

I have a lot of old photos which I want to tag. For cross-platform compatibility, I want to use IPTC Keywords for tagging. As far as I read, the native Windows photo tagging capabilities use IPTC ...
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How to add metadata and cover to an audio file in Windows 8? [closed]

I am using Windows 8 have some MP3 files with the album cover embedded. I convert them to AAC (Advanced Audio Codec) format in order to gain some space. The problems is that after I converted them, ...