Windows 10: Media tagging --Mp3vtag with long file names --alternative here

  1.    27 May 2018 #1

    Media tagging --Mp3vtag with long file names --alternative here


    Hi there.

    Mp3vtag is obviously an excellent program for tagging multi media etc but unfortunately it suffers the same problem as other windows programs that make use of file explorer (or api calls to it) - namely you come up against the file / directory / length limitation (260 chars approx) which you can easily reach if you have large music collections on big HDD's and want decent descriptions in directory / file names.

    However if you have a VM that can run Linux or have your multi-media files stored on a NAS server there's a program called puddletag (free naturally) which does the same thing as mp3vtag and doesn't have the file name restriction.

    example of long file names etc that windows can't handle

    Loads of useful functions too

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    Cheers

    jimbo
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  2.    28 May 2018 #2

    I find TagScanner very useful.
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