Get Recently Added Playlist back in Windows Media Player 12

From the era of Windows Media Player 8, I used the Recently Added feature of the player a lot and this is what I have been missing in the WMP12 in Windows 7 today as this feature allows me to see what all songs I have added to the library recently.

Since I want to listen the recently downloaded and added songs, there was no option of remembering what all were added. If it is the same case with you, then am sure you would definitely want to add and get back the Recently Added option in the Windows Media Player. Continue reading “Get Recently Added Playlist back in Windows Media Player 12”

[Solved] Steps to Merge Albums in iTunes

It has been a while now since I am facing this issue of multiple copies of the same music album in my iTunes library. This started when I upgraded my iTunes to the latest version as it was working fine in the older version. I wanted to keep this new version only but had no solution as of now.

So if you are also facing this issue in which you are seeing more than one album of the same music album in your iTunes library then here is how to solve this problem. Steps to solve this issue are very simple but you need to do this manually for all of those. It will take some time but yes you will see one album each for every movie/album in your iTunes or iPhone/iPod. Continue reading “[Solved] Steps to Merge Albums in iTunes”

Setup iTunes Music Library when Formatting Computer

If you are thinking to format your computer but are worried about the songs stored in the iTunes library, then do look at this post first.

The process below will guide you when you wish to format your computer but if you want to move your library to a new computer then read this post.

Steps:

1.    Since we are formatting only the root drive usually C: restoring the library is quite easy.

2.    Assuming that your songs are stored in other drive than C: and are unmoved during the process, the library can be restored easily. Continue reading “Setup iTunes Music Library when Formatting Computer”

Steps to Backup Windows Media Player Library

There is a good number of Music Players in the market like Windows Media Player, iTunes and Media Player Classic but I like using WMP more than others.

Thus over the years I have built up a huge database of library consisting not only of songs and movies but also of the pictures. So if you also use WMP and are thinking to format the computer or just take this library to a new computer purchased by you, then here are the steps to backup the library completely. Continue reading “Steps to Backup Windows Media Player Library”

Add Album Art to MP3 Songs Using WMP

Album Arts are the pictures that the songs display while being played in a music player like Windows media Player and iTunes. The songs and the audio library look really cool especially in our iPods and iPhone.

If you have always wanted to know how to add custom images to the songs as album arts, then here is the info that you need.

Album Art can be added to the songs using many software but we can do the same thing without any software and just using the Windows Media Player. So here is how to do that. Continue reading “Add Album Art to MP3 Songs Using WMP”

Transfer iTunes Music Library to a New Computer

I use iTunes to manage my iPhone’s music but recently I was required to move my iTunes Library consisting of Music, playlists and other things to a new computer, so that I will not have to create another iTunes library there.

Following are the steps to backup and transfer your iTunes library:

1.    Run iTunes, go to Edit-> Preferences and click on Advanced tab. Now check the button reading “Keep iTunes Music folder organized”. Click OK.

2.    After that again go the Advanced tab to have a backup of all the music stored in the library. Continue reading “Transfer iTunes Music Library to a New Computer”

iTunes songs Cleanup

iTunes is a great Audio Manager and Player that is better than the most media players out there. iTunes can also manage music library and if you, in case, want to clean up the songs in iTunes then this tool will come very handy for you.

iTunes Songs Cleanup is a free software program to cleanup the song tags of iTunes libraries. To be able to use this tool what you all need is the Continue reading “iTunes songs Cleanup”