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February 7, 2016

Album Rating Reset v2.0

OS X 10.10 or later/iTunes 12 or later only. This script will allow you to set the Album Rating and/or Album Loved for the albums of the selected tracks or the albums associated with the tracks in a selected playlist. Handy for clearing batches of albums of their user-set album ratings, or re-rating batches of albums.

Action shot:

Album Rating Reset in action

Be sure to select at least one track of each album for which you want to change the Album Rating.

Latest version:

  • February 7, 2016
  • Generally updated
  • Consolidated UI
  • Adds Album Loved
  • Now works on multiple albums (when one or more of an album's tracks are selected or are contained by the selected playlist)
  • OS X 10.10 and later only

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 22 | total downloads: 5586
  • zip download size: 372.6K

Current v2.0

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Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
February 4, 2016

Show In Playlists v1.4

OS X 10.9 and later. This stay-open applet monitors iTunes and detects when library tracks have been selected and then displays a heirarchical list of the playlists containing the selected track(s) (emulating iTunes' "Show In Playlist"). Can also be set to monitor only playing tracks. Clicking a playlist in the list chooses 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 playlists containing the last track selection with the current selected playlist colored blue.

Latest version:

  • February 4, 2016
  • Fixes issue whereby some playlists would display erroneously

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 21 | total downloads: 328
  • zip download size: 374.6K

Current v1.4

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February 2, 2016

AMG EZ Search v2.2

Initiates a "search all" of the allmusic website (known formerly as the "All Music Guide" or AMG) based on your choice of the Song Name or Artist or Album of the selected or playing iTunes track. Results will be displayed in a new window in your default web browser.

Action shot:

AMG EZ Search in action

Select a term to search for and click "OK".

Latest version:

  • February 2, 2016
  • Maintenance update

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Script Bundle
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 21 | total downloads: 9741
  • zip download size: 272.8K

Current v2.2

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Free to use, but a payment
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January 29, 2016

Remove n Characters From Front or Back v5.2

OS X 10.8 or later. This script lets you delete a specified number of characters from either the beginning or the ending of the Song Name, Album, Album Artist, Artist, Comments, Composer, Episode ID, Grouping or Show tag (or their "Sort" siblings) of each selected track. For example, delete the initial digits and the space from "01 First Track", "02 Second Track", and so on.

Action shot:

Remove n Characters From Front or Back in action

"Remove n Characters From Front or Back" removes a specified number of characters from either the beginning or the ending of the Song Name, Album, Album Artist, Artist, Comments, Composer, Episode ID, Grouping or Show tag of each selected track.

Latest version:

  • January 29, 2016
  • Displays number of tracks selected
  • Adds text color distinctions to Preview display
  • Minor maintenance

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 162 | total downloads: 84599
  • zip download size: 411K

Current v5.2

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

(via in-app purchase)
January 28, 2016

Save Album Art to Album Folder v5.4

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:

  • January 28, 2016
  • Displays artwork in progress panel
  • Minor and low-level maintenance

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 75 | total downloads: 35173
  • zip download size: 365.1K

Current v5.4

download ⬇

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

(via in-app purchase)
January 28, 2016

Save Album Art as folder.jpg v3.4

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:

  • January 28, 2016
  • Displays artwork in progress panel
  • Minor and low-level maintenance

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 78 | total downloads: 13295
  • zip download size: 358.9K

Current v3.4

download ⬇

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

(via in-app purchase)
January 26, 2016

Search Results to Playlist v2.2

Search a chosen category (Library, Music, Movies, etc) or the selected playlist for user-entered text by All, Song, Artist, Album, or Composer tag and copy the track results to a Search Results playlist, which will be created automatically if necessary. Can optionally re-create or append to the Search Results playlist on each run. Floats over iTunes while active for easy access.

Action shot:

Search Results to Playlist in action

This window floats over iTunes while the script is active.

Latest version:

  • January 26, 2016
  • Adds disclosure triangle to toggle window size
  • Minor performance enhancements

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 36 | total downloads: 1229
  • zip download size: 345.9K

Current v2.2

download ⬇
Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
January 24, 2016

New Last Played Date v4.2

OS X 10.8 or later. Set Last Played/Last Skipped date of selected tracks to a new date, with option to increase or decrease Plays/Skips, or set to no date and no Plays/Skips.

Also see Add or Subtract Play Count.

Action shot:

New Last Played Date in action

Like so. The Last Played date of the selected tracks will be set to June 10, 2014 at 9:45AM and the Plays will be decreased by 3. The latter is an option that can be toggled on and off with the checkbox.

Latest version:

  • January 24, 2016
  • Corrects potential selection ambiguity
  • Minor performance enhancements

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 37 | total downloads: 5589
  • zip download size: 393.5K

Current v4.2

download ⬇
Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
January 13, 2016

Make A Text List v3.1

OS X 10.8 and later only. This script will display an alphabetical list of your choice of the Albums, Artists, Album Artists, Composers, Genres, Groupings, Shows, or Track Names in a selected iTunes library (Music, Movies, TV Shows, and so on) or playlist. This list can then be saved to a text file.

This script used to create a text file of selected tags in the entire iTunes library only, but I have kept its old (and perhaps less-descriptive name) for legacy purposes.

Action shot:

Make A Text List in action

Select a tag and library or playlist and the script will display an alphabetical list of your choice. The list is exportable to a text file.

Latest version:

  • January 13, 2016
  • Fixes a minor compatibility issue that prevented launch under OS X 10.9
  • v3.0:
  • Can now select from libraries and playlists
  • Adds Sorting tags
  • Adds display of tags in the interface
  • Generally updated from 2008's 2.0 version

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 82 | total downloads: 16273
  • zip download size: 353.3K

Current v3.1

download ⬇
Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
December 14, 2015

Copy Tag Info Tracks to Tracks v4.2

OS X 10.8 and later. This applet will copy specfic tag data from one set of selected tracks to a second set of selected tracks. You can copy any combination of Song Name, Artist, Album, Album Artist, Composer, Genre, Grouping, Last Played Date, Rating, Loved, Plays, Lyrics, BPM, Artwork, Disc and Track info, Comments, and Year.

Use with thoughtfulness. Both sets of selected tracks should be sorted by Play Order/Manual Order (or at the very least using the same sorting) so the tag info is copied in the correct order from and to the intended tracks.

Only tracks in the local iTunes library are accessible. Apple Music's "For You", "New" and "Radio" tracks are inaccessible.

Action shot:

Copy Tag Info Tracks to Tracks in action

Copy the chosen tags from a set of Source tracks to a second set of Target tracks.

Latest version:

  • December 14, 2015
  • Adds "silent" selection of Skips/Last Skipped Date when Plays/Last Played Date is selected
  • Minor maintenance fixes

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 335 | total downloads: 23310
  • zip download size: 403.4K

Current v4.2

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