Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: One question about WMP12

21 Dec 2009   #1
Gornot

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
One question about WMP12

This is the only thing that has been bothering me in WMP12 since day one (aside from not being able to convert my m4a files into mp3 when syncing to my mp3 player)

-capture.jpg

This is a 2CD concert, one of many examples I chose. The tagging itself is perfect, the disks ripped were accurately put into separate folders (CD1 and CD2), but it seems that I just can't figure out if and how I can sort albums by disk number. The default sorting is always filename, i figured that much, which is okay, but WMP can't see that there's two disks as one album and just acts like there's only one folder and sorts the files like in the screenshot. I tried playing around the "Sort by" columns but couldn't really find anything useful.
Is there a change that I have missed something in WMP that could perhaps enable me to sort files by disk number as well?




My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

21 Dec 2009   #2
noobvious

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1 (desktop)
 
 

I don't know if this would work with WMP12, but I saw someone in a DAP forum who tagged all there 2-CD sets with track numbers 101, 102, 103 for disc one, and 201, 202, 203, for disc two so it would show up as one album on their mp3 player. They altered the tags with mp3tag , as I recall.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Dec 2009   #3
Gornot

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Yeah, I know about that, but just seems and looks wrong... 101? 212? yuck XD
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


22 Dec 2009   #4
V3xar

Operating System Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate Build 7600
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Sopolias Falst View Post
. The tagging itself is perfect, the disks ripped were accurately put into separate folders (CD1 and CD2)
Just checking if you have also tagged each particular song with the specific
album number?


Name:  Capture.JPG
Views: 20
Size:  43.6 KB



That sorted the problem out for me.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 Dec 2009   #5
Gornot

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

No, I do not put the disk numbering into album titles because it already has the disk number in it's own tag... this way it'd just show the album as two, not one.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 One question about WMP12




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Wmp12
Have banged this thread in here as we don't seem to have a WMP section and to me MCE is different from WMP. Anyone found how to change the colour of the media player from the standard shades of blue? If so how? PS - I don't want to change skins, just colours.
Music, Pictures & Video
Can't rip CDs in WMP12 - need help!!!
Just started happening this week. When I try to rip a CD, I get this error: The file is already in use. Close other programs that might be using the file, or stop playing the file, and then try again. There are no other programs running the CD. Anyone know how to fix this or what's going...
Music, Pictures & Video
WMP12
Ok so say i'm playing a song and its only one minute into the song when it starts playing another song but the name says it's playing the previous song, it plays for a few seconds then changes back the previous song. I've been having this problem for a week or two now and havent found anything on...
Music, Pictures & Video
WMP12 Update
Today I informed that WMP12 Update is available. I inter to the M-soft web page but I can do nothing because the Icon of Upgrading is inactive even I'm using W-Internet Explorer! Is there some way to solve this issue? This is the Link Security component upgrade
Windows Updates & Activation
I broke WMP12!
Hi everyone, I have a big problem: I just installed Windows 7 Ultimate x64 RTM today and I really hated the fugly WMP12, so I tried to revert back to WMP11, but somehow I terribly failed. WMP is now saying that it's not correctly installed and I should reinstall it. I asks me if I want to visit...
General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:03.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App