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Windows 7: Tool to cleanup iTunes

06 Jun 2016   #1
resucami

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
Tool to cleanup iTunes

A friend of mine has a huge iTunes library which is unfortunately very messy which means that many songs are twice in the library but in reality they exist only once.

Is there a tool that can find these "empty" duplicates and remove them automatically?

Thanks for your help!


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06 Jun 2016   #2
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Have you tried the tools within iTunes?
Select File/Library to see the options.
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06 Jun 2016   #3
resucami

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Yes, I did. I can get a list of all duplicates from there but there is no possibility to scan the library for "empties" and remove them.

However, I might have found a tool ("DeDuper") that can help to do this: Scripts for iTunes for Windows.

Since I have myself sometimes "empties" in my iTunes library and since I know the same also for other people (just not as massive as it is the case with the friend I mentioned before) I think it is pretty poor that Apple does not provide such a function.
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