Adding to Playlists
ian at monroe.nu
Thu Sep 14 17:19:01 UTC 2006
On 9/14/06, Keith Hanlon <kamera at gmail.com> wrote:
> I usually keep Amarok open with the "Entire Collection" playlist
> selected. I'm used to iTunes from my Mac & Windows days, so that's
> what I'm comfortable with. However, I have noticed that when I add
> tracks to my media directory, they are usually not added to the
> "Entire Collection." Even if I select Rescan Collection, new tracks
> are not present. I have to browse my files, select the appropriate
> tracks or directory, then choose "append to playlist." Then I have to
> wait for the tracks to load, then resort my Entire Collection so it
> appears in the proper order.
> Is this the way it's supposed to work? I find it tedious and
> unreliable. Or is Amarok not supposed to be used this way?
There is no "entire collection mode", which is apparently what your
So no, this is not how your supposed to use Amarok. I would reccomend
the dynamic playlist for random play and using the collection browser
to pick out albums that you want to listen to.
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