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Perform search-and-replace on text in your choice of tags

For macOS 10.10 and later only. Performs a search-and-replace on the text in your choice of tag (Song Name, Show, Artist, Album Artist, Album, Composer, Comments, Genre, Grouping, Movement or Work) in the selected tracks or all the tracks in the selected Playlist. Features case sensitivity and whole word match options and dry run preview.

Macworld's Dan Miller has posted a video on how he edits track data using this script.

Action shot:

Search-Replace Tag Text in action

It's a good idea to do a Dry Run to check the results before actually doing the replace.

Latest version:

  • November 18, 2016
  • Minor maintenance
  • This version for macOS 10.10 and later only
  • v4.7 (september 12 2016):
  • Fixes a probelm when the MiniPlayer is set to be kept frontmost
  • v4.6 (august 6 2016):
  • Adds support for Movement and Work tags (iTunes 12.5 beta and later)

Further:

Info:

  • This is an Applet
  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • current version downloads: 610 | total downloads: 47125
  • .zip download size: 382K
  • older pre-OS X 10.11 version: direct download
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Current v4.8

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