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Title Cap various track tags, featuring editable exceptions lists

OS X 10.10 and later only. Capitalizes the first letter of each word in your choice of the Name, Artist, Album Artist, Album, Composer, Grouping, Movement, Work, or Show tags of the selected iTunes tracks, but based on rules of title capitalization in the English language. Thus, "what it feels like for a girl (above and beyond 12'' club mix)" becomes "What It Feels Like for a Girl (Above and Beyond 12'' Club Mix)". Two user-editable Exception Lists can handle words that should not be title-capped or modified. Dry Run feature enables you to see what would be changed via log messages from the script.

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Proper English Title Capitalization in action

This floating panel stays open while you are selecting tracks in iTunes and modifying their tags. Movement and Work tags will be enabled when running iTunes 12.5 or later.

Latest version:

  • August 7, 2016
  • Adds support for Movement and Work tags (iTunes 12.5 beta and later)
  • v3.1 (4/12/2016):
  • Fixes regression issue that prevented launching on some OS X 10.10 systems
  • v3.0 (3/21/2016):
  • Written as a Cocoa-AppleScript applet for OS X 10.10 and later only
  • Access Exception Lists from menu (rather than by editing the script manually)
  • Adds Dry Run feature



  • This is an Applet
  • file format: Cocoa-AppleScript (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • current version downloads: 595 | total downloads: 59836
  • .zip download size: 362K
  • older pre-OS X 10.10 version: direct download
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Current v3.1

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