• submit to reddit
Change the settings of hidden iTunes preferences

Note: This script has not been updated for iTunes 11. Several settings* are no longer applicable in iTunes 11.

Reviewed as a Macworld Mac Gem and rated 4.0 out 5 Mice.

This application will allow you to invoke hidden iTunes preferences:

  • Show "Library" playlist*
  • Changing view setting is global*
  • Allow half-stars in ratings
  • Hide "Ping" buttons*
  • Show/hide arrow links -- to either search the iTunes Store or search your library*
  • Load complete iTunes Store preview before playing*
  • Create playlists for purchased song collections*
  • Play songs while importing or converting
  • Create file names with track number
  • Grid View Search results switch to List View*
  • Option-click zoom button for Mini Player*
  • Disable "elastic" scrolling behavior

For iTunes 9 or later in OS X 10.6 or later only. Previous version for earlier systems is available via direct download in the "Info" section below.

Action shot:

Change Hidden iTunes Preferences in action

Check the settings you want applied and click the "Apply" button.

Latest version:

  • July 19, 2012

Info:

Popular Now

This Tag That Tag

This Tag That Tag v4.1

Applet assists with swapping, copying, appending data between track tags

Whack Current Track v2.0

Deletes the current track from all playlists and moves to Trash

Restore Artwork from Album Folder v3.0

Restore each selected track's artwork from an image file stored in its Album folder

Set Video Kind of Selected

Set Video Kind of Selected v4.1

Change video kind and video related tags of selected video tracks

Album-Artist to HTML Table v

Album-Artist pairs to HTML doc

PDF as iTunes Artwork v1.0

Assists with saving PDFs as artwork to iTunes tracks

10 Most Recently Added:

Site contents © 2001 - 2014 Doug Adams and weblished by Doug Adams, dougscripts AT mac DOT com. About.
All rights reserved. Legal.
AppleScript, iTunes, iPod, iPad, and iPhone are registered trademarks of Apple Inc.