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November 14, 2017

No Lyrics to Playlist v1.2

For macOS 10.10 and later only. This script will scan the Music library or a chosen Smart playlist for tracks whose Lyrics tags are blank and copy them to a new discrete playlist. Can also toggle to search only for tracks with lyrics.

Free to use in Demo Mode: While in Demo Mode, found tracks will be reported but only ten tracks will be copied to the "No Lyrics" playlist per launch. Escape and Quit will also be disabled during a scan.

To purchase a registration code and remove these restrictions, download and launch the app. Click "Register..." in its File menu and follow the prompts to purchase a code for $1.99. When your payment is processed, you will be emailed a registration code that will unlock the Demo Mode restrictions.

Action shot:

No Lyrics to Playlist in action

Choose to search the entire Music library or a particular Smart playlist.

Latest version:

  • November 14, 2017
  • Fixes playlist Description message
  • v1.1 (nov 13, 2017):
  • Provides toggle to find tracks with OR without lyrics

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 16 | total downloads: 101
  • zip download size: 363.4K

Current v1.2

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October 24, 2017

Track CPR v2.7

For macOS 10.10 and later. This script will assist with associating replacement files with a batch of dead tracks. iTunes can perform this task, too, but only one track at a time.

The script will attempt to locate existing files (recursively) in a user-selected folder that have the exact same filenames and extensions as the missing files of a selection of dead tracks. Then, you can determine if the found files are viable replacements for the missing files and the script will perform the replacement. Replacement files remain in their current location and will not be copied/moved to the iTunes Media folder.

This can be a delicate operation. In addition to the must-read documentation included with the script, I also suggest you read what I've written about using this script here.

Action shot:

Track CPR in action

Checkmarked tracks will have CPR applied. (Additional screenshots are in the read-me PDF.)

Latest version:

  • October 24, 2017
  • Updated with accommodations for macOS 10.13 High Sierra
  • Allows user-edit of source filename
  • Preserves selection after "not found" result
  • Minor maintenance and security fixes

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 88 | total downloads: 4592
  • zip download size: 1209.7K

Current v2.7

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Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
September 30, 2017

Append to Selected Tag v4.7

For macOS 10.10 and later. Append the same user-entered text to the beginning or ending of the existing text in the chosen tag--Song Name, Artist, Album Artist, Album, Composer, Comments, Genre, Grouping, Show Name (or their Sort siblings), Work or Movement--in each selected track.

Also see This Tag, That Tag and Multi-Item Edit.

Action shot:

Append to Selected Tag in action

Preview each track as it will appear after applying the entered text.

Latest version:

  • September 30, 2017
  • Fixes bug accessing CD tracks
  • v4.6 (sept 6, 2017):
  • Fixes issue with closing dialog
  • v4.5 (sept 5, 2017):
  • Initial accommodations for macOS 10.13 High Sierra
  • Minor performance and security enhancements

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 196 | total downloads: 17938
  • zip download size: 368.7K

Current v4.7

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Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
September 20, 2017

Drop A Few My Way v4.2

For macOS 10.10 and later only. Drag and drop audio files to this droplet to have iTunes convert them with an encoder selected on the fly, restoring iTunes' Preferences-set encoder afterwards. Converted files can be saved to either a single selected location or each source file's parent folder. The converted files/tracks are removed from iTunes, as though iTunes "never saw them".

Latest version:

  • September 20, 2017
  • Initial accommodations for macOS 10.13 High Sierra
  • Minor performance and security enhancements

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Droplet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 56 | total downloads: 12689
  • zip download size: 372.9K

Current v4.2

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Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
September 19, 2017

Apps By Apple ID v1.0

This script will list the apps in the "Mobile Applications" folder by app name, file name, purchaser's Apple ID, size, version and last date modified. Additionally, a tab-delimited text file of this information can be exported or the apps copied and sorted into "Purchased by..." folders (iTunes 12.7 and later only, see the Read Me for other important information).

Action shot:

Apps By Apple ID in action

15 gigs and only 146 apps.

Latest version:

  • September 19, 2017
  • Initial release

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • total downloads: 131
  • zip download size: 384.1K

Current v1.0

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Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
September 17, 2017

Trackographer v5.1

OS X 10.10 or later and iTunes 12.4 or later. This stay-open applet will monitor iTunes and send tag and time-of-play information of each track that plays (including iTunes Radio and internet radio streams if they provide track info) to a text file. Preferences can be set to include or not include various basic tags and to create a plain text file or a tab-delimited text file which can be imported into a spreadsheet.

Action shot:

Trackographer in action

"Trackographer" will monitor iTunes for playing tracks and log info about each played track to a text file, either as a plain text file (as in the sample above) or as a tab-delimited text file for importing to a spreadsheet.

Latest version:

  • September 17, 2017
  • Initial accommodations for macOS 10.13 High Sierra
  • Minor performance and security enhancements

Further:

Info:

  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • written by Doug Adams
  • current version downloads: 39 | total downloads: 1452
  • zip download size: 545.6K

Current v5.1

download ⬇
Free to use, but a payment
in appreciation is requested.
September 8, 2017

Artist to Last-First v4.2

For macOS 10.10 and later only. This applet will parse the text of the chosen tag (Artist, Album Artist, Composer or one of their Sort siblings) of a selection of tracks:

Move the LAST word of the tag to the beginning, eg:

  • Hound Dog Taylor -> Taylor, Hound Dog
  • OR Move the FIRST word of the tag to the end, eg:

  • The Crystal Method -> Crystal Method, The
  • Then, the newly configured text can be copied back to your choice of Artist, Album Artist, Composer, Sort Artist, Sort Album Artist and/or Sort Composer tag(s).

    Action shot:

    Artist to Last-First in action

    Select some tracks and launch; choose the format (here, "Move last word to front of tag" is chosen); then choose which tags get the edited text.

    Latest version:

    • September 8, 2017
    • Initial accommodations for macOS 10.13 High Sierra
    • Minor performance and security enhancements

    Further:

    Info:

    • file format: Application (Applet)
    • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
    • written by Doug Adams
    • current version downloads: 85 | total downloads: 5496
    • zip download size: 380.5K

    Current v4.2

    download ⬇
    Free to use, but a payment
    in appreciation is requested.
    September 8, 2017

    Quick Convert v4.6

    For macOS 10.10 and later. Convert all or just the selected tracks of the selected Playlist using your choice of available iTunes encoders, restoring your Preferences-set encoder afterwards. Works with importing selected CD tracks, too.

    Additionally, you can:

    • Choose to delete and/or Trash the original tracks and/or files
    • Copy all converted/imported tracks to a new playlist
    • Optionally save AAC encoded tracks as M4B and re-add the converted files to the Audiobooks library

    Action shot:

    Quick Convert in action

    Convert the selected tracks using the AAC encoder, for example. Your default encoder is restored afterwards.

    Latest version:

    • September 8, 2017
    • Initial accommodations for macOS 10.13 High Sierra
    • Minor performance and security enhancements

    Further:

    Info:

    • file format: Application (Applet)
    • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
    • written by Doug Adams
    • current version downloads: 125 | total downloads: 36652
    • zip download size: 390.8K

    Current v4.6

    download ⬇
    Free to use, but a payment
    in appreciation is requested.
    September 8, 2017

    Make Playlists By Tag v2.5

    For macOS 10.10 and later. This applet will create new Music track playlists based on each selected entry of a specified tag. That is, create individual playlists for each Artist, Album Artist, Album, Composer (or their "Sort" siblings), Genre, or Year.

    A good companion to this applet is Merge-Delete Playlists.

    Action shot:

    Make Playlists By Tag in action

    A new playlist will be created for each checkmarked entry and will contain Music tracks--in this case--whose artist tag is the same as the entry. The red-colored entries are already playlists.

    Latest version:

    • September 8, 2017
    • Initial accommodations for macOS 10.13 High Sierra
    • Minor performance and security enhancements

    Further:

    Info:

    • file format: Application (Applet)
    • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
    • written by Doug Adams
    • current version downloads: 75 | total downloads: 3443
    • zip download size: 380.8K

    Current v2.5

    download ⬇
    Free to use, but a payment
    in appreciation is requested.
    September 8, 2017

    Delete Empty Playlists v3.1

    This script will list all empty user-created playlists and can delete all or just a selection of them.

    Also see Merge-Delete Playlists.

    Action shot:

    Delete Empty Playlists in action

    When one or more playlists are selected, the button changes to "Delete Selected".

    Latest version:

    • September 8, 2017
    • Initial accommodations for macOS 10.13 High Sierra
    • Minor performance and security enhancements

    Further:

    Info:

    • file format: Application (Applet)
    • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
    • written by Doug Adams
    • current version downloads: 71 | total downloads: 5816
    • zip download size: 360.9K

    Current v3.1

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