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July 2, 2015

Save Album Art to Album Folder v5.3

OS X 10.8 or later only. This script will export the artwork of the selected tracks (or the tracks in a selected playlist) as an image file to the folder which contains each selected track's file--presumably the track's Album folder--or a single user-selected folder. If multiple album tracks are selected, the script will make sure only one artwork file per Album is exported.

Also see Save Album Art as folder.jpg.

Action shot:

Save Album Art to Album Folder in action

The image output settings will be saved between uses.

Latest version:

  • July 2, 2015
  • Preliminary support for OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) beta
  • Accommodations for Apple Music tracks in iTunes 12.2 and later

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • latest version downloads: 9 | total downloads: 34288
  • zip download size: 372.3K

Current v5.3

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

(via in-app purchase)
July 2, 2015

Save Album Art as folder.jpg v3.3

OS X 10.8 or later only. This script will export the artwork of the selected tracks or tracks in the selected playlist as a JPEG image file named folder.jpg to the folder which contains each selected track's file--presumably the track's Album folder. Many third-party music players and systems (Sonos, for example) may look for a "folder.jpg" here to use as display artwork. If multiple album tracks are selected, the script will make sure only one image file per Album is exported.

Based on Save Album Art to Album Folder.

Action shot:

Save Album Art as folder.jpg in action

The main settings for the script. My understanding is that other common filenames include "cover.jpg" and "album.jpg".

Latest version:

  • July 2, 2015
  • Preliminary support for OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) beta
  • Minor tweaks

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • latest version downloads: 7 | total downloads: 12271
  • zip download size: 366.5K

Current v3.3

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

(via in-app purchase)
July 1, 2015

Music Folder Files Not Added v4.5

OS X 10.8 or later. This application will list the file paths of the files in your designated "iTunes Media" folder which are not in iTunes' track library. Additionally, you can select a different parent folder and its contents will be compared to the iTunes library. Includes options to Add a selection of found files to iTunes, move them to the Trash, and export a text file listing the file paths.

Action shot:

Music Folder Files Not Added in action

These files are in my "iTunes Media" folder but do not exist as track entries in iTunes. The tracks may have been deleted from iTunes but, for whatever reason, I did not choose to move their files to the Trash.

Latest version:

  • July 1, 2015
  • Accommodates changes in iTunes 12.2
  • Preliminary support for OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • latest version downloads: 61 | total downloads: 32701
  • zip download size: 349.2K

Current v4.5

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

(via in-app purchase)
June 20, 2015

Multi-Item Edit v4.2

OS X 10.8 or later. This applet will allow you to edit most tags (and some additional options) of the selected track(s) in a single floating window using single-edit mode (one selected track) or multi-edit mode, which emulates the pre-iTunes 12 "multiple items" format; that is, a checkbox adjacent to each tag allows you to select which changes are to be applied to the selection's tags.

Note: an iTunes bug prevents tracks selected in Music Videos and Home Videos playlists from being recognized. The workaround is to copy those tracks to a new temporary playlist and work with them there.

Thanks to Wolfgang Reszel for the icon.

Action shot:

Multi-Item Edit in action

Edit most tags of a selection of iTunes tracks in a single window. (Sorting tags are accessible via togglable Drawer.)

Latest version:

  • June 20, 2015
  • Fixes a logic issue with auto-setting checkboxes
  • Addresses issue where iTunes Match tracks might be ignored
  • Fixes error with setting played/skipped dates in single mode
  • Fixes issue with Information Tracking toggle
  • Preliminary support for OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) beta

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • latest version downloads: 239 | total downloads: 3665
  • zip download size: 2124K

Current v4.2

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

(via in-app purchase)
June 10, 2015

Random Full Albums to Playlist v1.2

This script will assemble a user-set number of randomly selected full albums to a playlist. The "Some Random Albums" playlist will be re-created on successive launches unless you choose to append additional random albums to the existing "Some Random Albums" playlist. (A "full album" is a set of tracks with the same album name, track count and disc number and where the number of these tracks is equal to the common track count; it will not select all the disks in a multi-disk collection, just one of them; accurate tags are a must.)

Assign it a keyboard shortcut.

Also see Play Random Album and Make Mega Playlist.

Action shot:

Random Full Albums to Playlist in action

Build the playlist at once or by appending albums on successive launches.

Latest version:

  • June 10, 2015
  • Maintenance update
  • Adds "Again" button to re-run process when complete

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Script Bundle
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • latest version downloads: 45 | total downloads: 546
  • zip download size: 406.5K

Current v1.2

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Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
June 7, 2015

Track Down Purchases v3.0

This applet can examine the iTunes library and sort audio and video tracks purchased from iTunes into discrete playlists by either the purchaser's name or Apple ID (eg: "Purchased by Jane Smith" or "Purchased by janesmith@email.com") which in turn will be placed in a "Purchaser Playlists" playlist folder.

Free to try in Demo Mode: While in Demo Mode, the number of tracks associated with each Purchaser will be reported but sorting tracks into playlists is disabled. An in-app purchase of a registration code will enable playlist creation.

OS X 10.8 or later. Tracks must have corresponding local files since purchaser information is stored as metadata. iTunes Match tracks in the cloud and "dead" tracks will be ignored.

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 restriction.

Action shot:

Track Down Purchases in action

Sort using the purchaser's name or Apple ID.

Latest version:

  • June 7, 2015
  • Adds demo mode trial
  • Adds final tally report of purchasers

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • latest version downloads: 144 | total downloads: 22261
  • zip download size: 365.1K

Current v3.0

download ⬇

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

(via in-app purchase)
May 27, 2015

Make Playlists By Years v1.0

OS X 10.8 and later. This applet will create a new music track playlist for every year (or range of years) based on the Year tags of tracks in the Music Library. Optionally, Year playlists can be sorted into Playlist Folders by decade or filtered by a single Genre (Rock 1981, Rock 1982, Rock 1983, and so on.)

Tracks with empty Year tags will be ignored. If you already have playlists with names matching the ones the applet will create they will be deleted by the applet. Be sure to read "Considerations Before Using, Notes of Caution" in the read me for workarounds.

Also see Playlist Manager which has a batch-delete playlists function.

Action shot:

Make Playlists By Years in action

All tracks Genre-tagged as "Pop" have be segregated into individual Year playlists bewteen 1970 and 2015 and then sorted into Playlist Folders by decade. (The "Rock" playlists had been created previously.)

Latest version:

  • May 27, 2015
  • Initial release

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • total downloads: 121
  • zip download size: 412.4K

Current v1.0

download ⬇
Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
May 3, 2015

Make Playlists By Tag v2.0

OS X 10.8 or later. This applet will create new Music track playlists based on each selected entry of a specified tag. That is, create individual playlists for each Artist, Album Artist, Album, Composer (and their "Sort" siblings), Genre, or Year.

A good companion to this applet is Merge-Delete Playlists.

Action shot:

Make Playlists By Tag in action

A new playlist will be created for each checkmarked entry and will contain Music tracks--in this case--whose artist tag is the same as the entry. The red-colored entries are already playlists.

Latest version:

  • May 3, 2015
  • Maintenance update
  • Fixes issue with blank tags which actually contain white space characters

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • latest version downloads: 191 | total downloads: 2557
  • zip download size: 368.6K

Current v2.0

download ⬇
Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
April 27, 2015

Copy From Start to Stop v2.1

Makes a copy of the selected track using its Start and Stop times as the beginning and ending of the new file and adds to Library, with option to name new track/file. Works best with CD tracks. If using with file tracks, NOTE: you may experience some degradation of audio quality if you re-encode a file (one which has already been encoded), and thus the quality of your copy may be a matter of taste. Mileage will vary.

Works as a fine companion to the script Player Position to Start or Stop, which sets the Start or Stop time of the currently loaded track to the time of the paused player position.

Action shot:

Copy From Start to Stop in action

Use the modified Start and Stop times of the track as the new times for a copy of the track.

Latest version:

  • April 27, 2015
  • Maintenance release

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • latest version downloads: 64 | total downloads: 4493
  • zip download size: 345.1K

Current v2.1

download ⬇
Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
April 15, 2015

File Renamer v3.1

OS 10.8 or later. This script will rename the files of the selected tracks (or the files of the tracks in the selected playlist) with a filename pattern that you formulate using the tracks' tag data. Optionally, export a copy of the files to a chosen location and rename the files in that location.

Action shot:

File Renamer in action

The main window and Preview window. Clicking the "?" button displays a Help window listing available track properties that can be used.

Latest version:

  • April 15, 2015
  • Track Name column displays file path of track's file in tooltip
  • Fixes issue with un-matched parenthesis in tag text

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • latest version downloads: 609 | total downloads: 21554
  • zip download size: 554.2K

Current v3.1

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