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July 15, 2017

Coverscope v1.0

For macOS 10.10 and later. This applet will show both the assigned iTunes track artwork and the local file's metadata artwork (if any exists) for the selected track.

Free to use in Demo Mode: While in Demo Mode, these functions will be enabled to use in any combination up to five times per launch:

  • Embed Track Artwork (to the file)
  • Apply Metadata Artwork (to the track)
  • Drag an image file to Apply and Embed
  • Copy Track Artwork to Clipboard
  • Save Track Artwork to File

To purchase a registration code and remove this restriction, download and launch the app. Click "Register..." in its File menu and follow the prompts to purchase a code for $1.99. When your payment is processed, you will be emailed a registration code that will unlock the Demo Mode restrictions.

Action shot:

Coverscope in action

The selected track has assigned artwork in iTunes but its associated file does not contain "embedded" image data in its metadata.

Latest version:

  • July 15, 2017
  • Initial release

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • total downloads: 91
  • zip download size: 387.8K

Current v1.0

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Try it free in Demo Mode.
Unlock it for only $1.99

(via in-app purchase)
July 1, 2017

Find Empty iTunes Media Folders v1.0

For macOS 10.10 and later. This applet will traverse the iTunes Media folder looking for and displaying any sub-folders that are either empty or do not contain iTunes-playable media, such as text or image files.

Free to use in Demo Mode: While in Demo Mode, several convenient features will be disabled, including

  • Show Finder Information Window
  • Reveal in Finder
  • Send to Trash
  • Select all Empty/non-Empty
  • Only Scan for Empty Folders
  • Scan other user-selected folder

Also see Music Folder Files Not Added.

To purchase a registration code, download and launch the app. Click "Register..." in its File menu and follow the prompts to purchase a code for $1.99. When your payment is processed, you will be emailed a registration code that will unlock the Demo Mode restrictions.

Action shot:

Find Empty iTunes Media Folders in action

Results contain folders that are completely empty and folders that only contain files incompatible with iTunes

Latest version:

  • July 1, 2017
  • Initial release

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • total downloads: 136
  • zip download size: 812.5K

Current v1.0

download ⬇

Try it free in Demo Mode.
Unlock it for only $1.99

(via in-app purchase)
June 22, 2017

Refresh Smart Playlists v2.2

For macOS 10.10 and later only. This script will "refresh" the selected user-created Smart Playlists by removing the tracks they contain (if possible*) which then obliges them to dynamically repopulate, ostensibly with different tracks.

*Note that tracks cannot be removed from a Smart Playlist which already contains every track of the library meeting its criteria--it would just repopulate with the same tracks. Smart Playlists with the "Limit to" and "Live updating" criteria in use are more likely to be "refreshable".

Also see Refresh Selected Smart Playlist, which works with a single Smart Playlist selected in iTunes.

Action shot:

Refresh Smart Playlists in action

Click "Refresh" to re-populate the selected Smart Playlists.

Latest version:

  • June 22, 2017
  • Displays playlists in heirarchical context when approopriate
  • Double-click a playlist's name to select it in iTunes
  • Minor performance fixes
  • v2.1 (may 26, 2017):
  • Fixes compatibility issue with macOS 10.12.5

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 52 | total downloads: 224
  • zip download size: 364.1K

Current v2.2

download ⬇
Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
June 18, 2017

Convert and Export v4.0

For macOS 10.10 and later only. This script converts the files of the selected tracks in iTunes using an encoder chosen on-the-fly (restoring your Preferences-set encoder afterwards). The newly converted files are then moved to a new location of your choice, and their tracks removed from iTunes. The read me doc contains additional important information.

Also see M3Unify, an application that provides many more options for converting/exporting files from iTunes, including customizable file re-naming, sub-folder mods, artwork export and more.

If you have specifically donated for an earlier version of this app and require a code please contact me with your proof-of-payment.

Action shot:

Convert and Export in action

Tracks are converted, moved to your selected folder and removed from iTunes. The original source tracks remain intact.

Latest version:

  • June 18, 2017
  • Creates sub-folders based on Artist and Album tags (registered version)
  • Re-nameable "Compilations" folder (registered version)
  • Now offered with ten-day trial

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 167 | total downloads: 23592
  • zip download size: 398.5K

Current v4.0

download ⬇

Use it free for 10 days.
Like it? It's only $2.99

(via in-app purchase)
June 14, 2017

Merge-Delete Playlists v5.1

For macOS 10.10 and later only. This script will allow you to merge the track contents of two or more playlists to a new or existing playlist or delete any number of playlists at once, including Smart, Genius, and Playlist Folder playlists. The merge feature will prevent the same tracks that may appear in different source playlists from being duplicated and has an option to delete original playlists. The delete feature only deletes playlists; tracks, of course, remain in the library.

Also see Delete Empty Playlists.

Action shot:

Merge-Delete Playlists in action

About to merge the selected playlists to a single new playlist. The tracks in the selected playlists will be copied to the target playlist.

Latest version:

  • June 14, 2017
  • Restores Apple Music playlists detection
  • Improved handling/display of Apple Music playlists
  • Fixes bug preventing selection of empty Playlist Folders
  • Minor improvements
  • v5.0 (june 5, 2017):
  • Adds heirarchical playlist display
  • UI improvements
  • Now offered with free ten-day trial
  • v4.3 (may 14, 2017):
  • Fixes compatibility issue with macOS 10.12.5
  • Minor maintenance

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 59 | total downloads: 8936
  • zip download size: 408K

Current v5.1

download ⬇

Use it free for 10 days.
Like it? It's only $1.99

(via in-app purchase)
June 13, 2017

Playlists Info v1.7

For macOS 10.10 and later only. This script will display a sortable list of playlists from the selected source along with their size, time, number of tracks and Love/Dislike status. Additionally, the script can export a text file listing that information.

Action shot:

Playlists Info in action

A portion of some of the playlists in my iTunes library.

Latest version:

  • June 13, 2017
  • Minor maintenance (updated icons)
  • Displays playlist description--if available--as a tooltip
  • Fixes minor compatibility issue with macOS 10.12.5

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 39 | total downloads: 1028
  • zip download size: 395K

Current v1.7

download ⬇
Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
June 13, 2017

Show In Playlists v1.9

For macOS 10.10 and later only. This stay-open applet runs alongside iTunes and detects when library tracks have been selected and then displays a heirarchical list of the playlists containing the selected track(s) (a live-updating version of iTunes' "Show In Playlist"). Can also be set to monitor only playing tracks. Clicking a playlist in the list selects it in iTunes--and if a single track had been selected then it will be selected in the chosen playlist. Additionally, the monitoring routine can be toggled off temporarily so that the current list of playlists remains fixed yet still selectable.

Action shot:

Show In Playlists in action

The playlist containing the current track selection is colored blue.

Latest version:

  • June 13, 2017
  • Better handling/display of Apple Music playlists
  • Performance improvements
  • v1.8 (may 22, 2017):
  • Accommodates playlist windows iin iTunes 12.6 and later
  • Fixes compatibility issue with macOS 10.12.5

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 36 | total downloads: 699
  • zip download size: 401.3K

Current v1.9

download ⬇

Use it free for 10 days.
Like it? It's only $1.99

(via in-app purchase)
June 13, 2017

Is Artwork Embedded v1.0

For macOS 10.10 and later only. This script will examine the metadata of the audio file of a single selected track for image information and will report if such embedded artwork does or does not exist.

For faster access and activation, assign this script a keyboard shortcut.

Also see Tracks Without Embedded Artwork.

Action shot:

Is Artwork Embedded in action

If the audio file of a track contains image information in its metadata then that image will be displayed.

Latest version:

  • June 13, 2017
  • Initial release

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Script Bundle
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • total downloads: 152
  • zip download size: 348.1K

Current v1.0

download ⬇
Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
June 11, 2017

Batch Export Playlists v2.2

For macOS 10.10 and later only. iTunes can only export a single playlist at a time (File > Library > Export Playlist...). This applet will export each selected plain, Smart, and Genius playlist as individual XML or M3U files to a user selected directory. Such files can be imported into iTunes again later or into other devices or apps. Not as fast as iTunes' own "Export Playlist..." command, but it does the job without the repetition required.

Action shot:

Batch Export Playlists in action

Select some playlists, choose the file type, and click on "Export".

Latest version:

  • June 11, 2017
  • Fixes bug when selecting playlists while Playlist Folders expanded
  • v2.1 (may 24, 2017):
  • Minor maintenance
  • Fixes compatibility issue with macOS 10.12.5

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 167 | total downloads: 6710
  • zip download size: 407.3K

Current v2.2

download ⬇
Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
June 10, 2017

Compare Two Playlists v3.2

For macOS 10.10 and later only Quickly compares the contents of any two playlists and displays the tracks that are common to both or the tracks in one playlist not contained by the other. Has tools to copy or move tracks from one playlist to another or delete common tracks from one or the other playlist. Can optionally create a text file report of these comparisons.

Free to try in Demo Mode: While in Demo Mode, several features will be disabled. An in-app purchase of a registration code will unlock the disabled features.

To purchase a registration code, download and launch the app. Click "Register..." in its File menu and follow the prompts to purchase a code for $1.99. When your payment is processed, you will be emailed a registration code that will unlock the Demo Mode restrictions.

Action shot:

Compare Two Playlists in action

Find out which tracks are common to both or exclusive to each of two drag-and-dropped playlists.

Latest version:

  • June 10, 2017
  • Minor maintenance
  • Fixes compatibility issue with macOS 10.12.5

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 40 | total downloads: 6881
  • zip download size: 411.7K

Current v3.2

download ⬇

Try it free in Demo Mode.
Unlock it for only $1.99

(via in-app purchase)
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