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Windows 7: Media Player and album art

29 Aug 2010   #1
jorton

Home Premium
 
 
Media Player and album art

Hi,

First post so please go easy. When dowloading music that does not have album artwork (eg dance mixes from sound cloud etc) windows media seems to select another albums artwork so I have a least 6 albums all by different artists but the same art work. Is there any way I can delete all art work and have a ? or am I able to deselect artwork?

Have tried suggestions by deleting media player folder etc but it keeps saying file in use

Thanks in advance


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29 Aug 2010   #2
Darician

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Your best bet would be to use MediaMonkey to delete the Album Art. Then in Windows Media Player, go to Tools --> Options and under the Library Tab, be sure uncheck the box that says "Retrieve additional information from the internet".
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29 Aug 2010   #3
Wishmaster

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Or just use Media monkey to embedd all the information you want.
(I find it easier and overall better than WMP)

You can even get your own album artwork if you want.

MM has excellent tagging abilities.
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29 Aug 2010   #4
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

I use this for album art for tunes from sound cloud


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