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Remove iTunes tracks disassociated from files

iTunes 11 or later, OS X 10.8 or later. Scans iTunes for tracks whose files are inaccessible or no longer available (so-called "dead" tracks, as indicated by a circled "!" next to their names) and removes them. Outputs a tab-delimited text log listing the tracks that were removed by Artist, Name, Album and last known file location. Optional dry run mode allows you to log the tracks that would have been deleted.

Also see List MIAs and Music Folder Files Not Added.

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Quickly scans for "dead" tracks and deletes the ones it finds from iTunes.

Latest version:

  • September 5, 2015
  • Now sorts exported log by Artist, Name, Album, Last known location
  • Additional support for iTunes 12.2 and later
  • v4.3 - July 3, 2015:
  • Accommodates changes in iTunes 12.2
  • Preliminary support for OS X 10.11 (El Capitan) beta



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  • current version downloads: 5850 | total downloads: 68434
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