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Windows 7: Tagging FLAC files - any decent TAG editor for W7


12 Dec 2009   #1
jimbo45

W7 X-64 W8.1 X-64 Opensuse 13.1 W2003 Server
 
 
Tagging FLAC files - any decent TAG editor for W7

Hi all

Ripping CD's to FLAC is no problem using WINAMP on W7 but on the rare (very rare) occasions when I can't find the track / album data on GRACENOTE / FREEDB is there any way to tag the tracks manually with some sort of "Tag editor" -- I "Think" Flac can handle ID3 - but unlike most here "Digital Music" isn't my "thing" -- I've only really "Discovered" you don't need a CD player or even a CD to play music.

Also once I've got the Tags --any program to scan the music files to extract the data into say "CSV" format that I can then load into an EXCEL Spreadsheet or a Database (Access / MySQL etc).

I don't want to convert anything to MP3 -- I like having the original music in a "Lossless" format -- FLAC is fine.

Cheers
jimbo


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12 Dec 2009   #2
reghakr

Windows 7 Pro & Vista Home Premium
 
 

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12 Dec 2009   #3
Barman58

Windows 8.1 Pro x64 x3 + Windows 10 Preview, Ubuntu
 
 

Hi Jimbo,

Mediamonkey has full flac tag support including things like composer and the like.

it also supports the export of track lists in HTML, XML, CSV, & Excel formats
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13 Dec 2009   #4
jimbo45

W7 X-64 W8.1 X-64 Opensuse 13.1 W2003 Server
 
 

Thanks guys

Easytag doesn't however work on my system (W7 X-64 Enterprise)

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Might try something else

cheers

jimbo


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13 Dec 2009   #5
ddeen

Windows 7 RC 7100
 
 

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05 Jan 2010   #6
c22600

W7 Professional 64Bit Version 6.1.7600 Build 7600
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jimbo45 View Post
Hi all

Ripping CD's to FLAC is no problem using WINAMP on W7 but on the rare (very rare) occasions when I can't find the track / album data on GRACENOTE / FREEDB is there any way to tag the tracks manually with some sort of "Tag editor" -- I "Think" Flac can handle ID3 - but unlike most here "Digital Music" isn't my "thing" -- I've only really "Discovered" you don't need a CD player or even a CD to play music.

Also once I've got the Tags --any program to scan the music files to extract the data into say "CSV" format that I can then load into an EXCEL Spreadsheet or a Database (Access / MySQL etc).

I don't want to convert anything to MP3 -- I like having the original music in a "Lossless" format -- FLAC is fine.

Cheers
jimbo
This is brilliant prgram for editing media file tags "Tag & Rename". I have been using it for years and runs on W7 no problems. I actually paid for this and it is supported well by the author. You can edit single tracks, multiple tracks, multimple albums etc..... the feature list is long & vast....

Mp3 tag editor Tag&Rename - edit tag in mp3, wma, mp4 files, automatic amazon and freedb import
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06 Jan 2010   #7
Wishmaster

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

I've been changing my collection over to .flac from MP3

I have just been using media monkey to tag everything and so far no issues at all.

Album Art, Lyrics, everything seems to be working just fine.
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06 Jan 2010   #8
RustyFalcon

Win 7 RTM 7600 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Another vote for MP3TAG. Works with with FLAC and MP3 files. I've started ripping to FLAC recently using Easy Audio Copy (EAC) and where I need to adjust tags, MP3TAG does the job.
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07 Jan 2010   #9
hybridfan

Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit)
 
 

MP3TAG is my editor of choice. It is very easy to use and has a lot of handy features. Also a big shout out goes to Foobar2000 not just a brilliant audio player a very capable tagger it is too
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08 Jan 2010   #10
Gornot

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Winamp has it's own tag editor, lol.
Insert a CD, list the tracks, CTRL+A -> right click -> Edit CD info :P
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