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Elementary os music player

I have Elementary os Hera (5.1.7). When I try to open the Music player with a music CD (WAV files), in the media player, the music player won't stay open. It opens when I click on it and it closes in ...
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Issues With Music Files

This is a two part question and I'm not really sure if they apply to each other or not. I have a usb thumb drive with roughly 400 songs on it. When I try to get the tunes off of it using the default ...
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How to import playlists?

I want to import my .m3u playlists in Music. When I try to open them from Files they open using Music, but nothing happens. Does anybody know how and where Music playlists are stored and how to import/...
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Sound Blaster Omni Surround 5.1 (SB 1560) + S/PDIF = No sound

Faced the problem of no sound when connected to an external sound card Sound Blaster Omni Surround 5.1 (SB 1560) via S/PDIF input. The sound card is detected correctly in the system, but no sound is ...
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Music - PLaying online radios

I installed elementary OS couple of days ago and am really liking it. Thanks to the developer team for the great work. I want to listen online radio. I have downloaded .pls and .asx files from the ...
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Cannot control music apps from dockbar

I'm having some problems to control the music app (but also other, like spotify), from the dock bar. In fact, more than once I wasn't able to stop the music by closing the app, because it was simply ...
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How to create a desktop or plank shortcut for Musique (Flavio Tordini app)?

I had a problem installing Musique in Elmentary OS 5.1. Finally the only way I could execute the app is typing the following commands on a terminal source /opt/qt512/bin/qt512-env.sh && ...
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Music Import does not work

I imported an album into the Music app and when I disconnected the drive (a few hours later) all the songs came up with an error and the songs were never imported. Under preferences, I selected 'Keep ...
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Editing MP3 Tag in Music

I am trying to edit MP3 tag data in Music. I get into the edit screen, edit the info. I click "Save" and.... nothing. The edit isn't saved. I have tried on multiple files and it doesn't work on ...
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Help needed - Browse music folders and show metadata of audio files

I have just installed Elementary on a laptop and I would love to play some music... I look for a way I can browse the existing folders where the music is saved and from there be able to see the ...
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Music scanning library for insanely long time

I'm running Juno, and I have a very large music library, about 290gb with a mixture of mp3 and flac. I really want to try the Elementary OS Music player, but scanning my library is taking an ungodly ...
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The music app noise doesn't open

bonifacio@bonifacio-PC:~$ noise Command 'noise' not found, but can be installed with: sudo apt install openfoam bonifacio@bonifacio-PC:~$ sudo apt install openfoam [sudo] пароль для bonifacio: ...
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Lyrics app with Melody

I have discoverd Lyrics app recently, it looks great. But I have a big issue: the Lyric's window is empty when Melody is playing a song. Lyrics knows a song is played but no lyrics are displayed. I ...
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midi controller setup - no sound

I was attracted to Elementary OS for the features. Running Juno on a laptop. I'm trying to get a midi controller to playback sound. It is a M-Audio Radium 49 and connects via USB. The lsusb program ...
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Speakers make a pop sound on boot [Huawei MateBook D 14 Ryzen EU-Version]

so I recently bought the notebook and I am currently dual-booting Windows 10 and ElementaryOS 5.0. The system runs flawlessly except for when I boot into elementaryOS my speakers make a loud pop-noise ...
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I can't hear music, but can hear all system sounds

I use external sound card, and can hear all system sounds, but when I play any song from player ("melody", "music" or "Spotifi"), I can't hear anithing. When I use headphones without external sound ...
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Is it possible to use Folder.jpg album artwork scheme?

I don't want to have to embed the album artwork into all of my music files. Oftentimes music players will look for the single file called Folder.jpg or Cover.jpg included in the folder with the music ...
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How to import music from CD and display its artwork?

I'm trying to use Music, and I am unable to get it to work, and there are no instructions. I try to use Import music. I tells me that the song from the CD are already in my music folder. They are not,...
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Where are io.elementary.music settings file?

So... Unintentionally I put the music folder as the system folder and now it takes forever to scan, even by it gets into a loop when it starts to scan the /dev folder, so I've been looking for ways to ...
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How to reset io.elementary.music library in Juno

I wish to remove everything from the music app to start fresh. I couldn’t find a way other than deleting each song individually but my library is rather large so that’s not an option.
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Why won't the Music App launch? [closed]

For the last few days, the Music App won't launch. I click on the icon, it appears in the dock, opens a window and closes down straight away, without giving me the chance to see what's happening. Any ...
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ElementaryOS music player doesn't open when CD is inserted

Hullo, I've just installed Elementary, and upon inserting a CD, I found that I can't open the music player. It starts, but the window only persists for a moment. Leaving it open before inserting the ...
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music app problem

My problem is whenever I click the play icon on the sound tab, the music will not start. I have to go to the app every time to play the songs. Shouldn't the songs just start by pressing the play ...
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Music (Noise) doesn't save track information [closed]

I just installed Juno. I copied over my music files and apparently some of them were missing track information because they weren't getting grouped together (by album and artist). So I right-clicked ...
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Adding music types to Noise library

I am a fan of video game music, and have some files in .vgm format. I place these files in my Music folder along with .mp3 files. While the mp3 files show up in the Noise library, the .vgm files don't....
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Music app crash

I have a little problem with the music app. When I try to play a .FLAC file, the application starts and shows a message (Analyzing Changes). Many seconds after, the application closes automatically. ...
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Music is not showing up in the Music App

I am not sure if this is an eOS only issue, or if it has to do with the encoding of the music files. I converted my music from FLAC to .ogg in order to save them to my phone. I saved them in the "...
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Noise playback control from terminal

I would like to start/stop music from a bash script. Already tried looking in noise --help, but that lists none.
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Duplicate songs in Noise and Lollypop

I've been having problems adding music files to both Noise and Lollypop libraries. Songs are showing twice, even though Files only show one file. I have tried clearing cache and resetting databases ...
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Album art can't be seen in Music Application?

Im using LOKI . The music app doesn't shows ALBUM ART like it was shown in the Main page. How to resolve this. Please help. Thanks in advance.
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Music won't sync with iPod

So, I just threw all of my music from my iPod 4G (Photo) into the pantheon music app, and all's good there. But when I try to sync my iPod through the music app, I just an error message. Here's a ...
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How to refresh playlist in Noise music app?

I have added some songs in the Music directory and renamed some existing files. I don't see any button to refresh playlist on the Music app.
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Noise music player font problem

I'm running Loki with latest upgrades prior to Feb 25 2017. Some songs' names written in Cyrillic appear screwed. Interestingly, it doesn't apply to all Cyrillic names: Now these files with cryptic ...
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Delete albums/files in Noise

The built-in music player is elementary OS works in a weird manner. I copied few albums in the default folder, Music but since then I can not get rid of any. There is no delete option in Noise and if ...
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How to make Music (Noise) remember the volume value

So each time I launch Noise i have to go to the volume control to lower its sound volume cause it's at 100% on default and I prefer to have it lower. Is there a way to make Noise default to a ...
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Sync Iphone IOS 10.1

Does anyone know how to sync Iphone 5s IOS 10.1 with elementary? I can mount the iphone and see my pictures/videos but I would like to be able to sync my music. I tried with Noise and Rhythmbox and ...
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How to make Noise play what I want?

I'm sorry if this is a stupid question, but I don't really get the logic of Noise player (or these music-library based players in general, I use Audacious on my other systems). However I want to give ...
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How to sync Android phone with Noise?

As the title says, I want to sync Noise with my Android phone. Mounting with MTP works perfectly. Now is the only question: Why does the device not show up in Noise?
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Regex used by Music Application

i've seen that Music application search a specific music in using the Album. (in the expression) But, it's possible to search a music by the title ? Thx for read this post.
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Covergloobus On Loki

Anyone tried using covergloobus on Loki?i have installed it.but it cant detect any player?Any suggestions guys? I have tried installing .dev files.But It just not works.
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No album art and random order bug in elementary OS 0.4 Loki music app (Noise) [closed]

I have a collection of 111 music albums (around 7.7GB) on my elementary OS session. I did a clean install of 0.4 Loki, imported my collection to Music and got this as a result: No album covers, is ...
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How re-import music in Noise?

After a fresh install of Loki, I go to point Noise to my existing music folder but I can't select the folder at all. Same with import, selecting a folder (or audio file for that matter) does not seem ...
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Noise very slow to import

I'm importing my library to noise (there are about 12000 songs in my library, and it's been going 3 hours so far. It's about half way through, so likely to be totalling in the region of 6 hours. Is ...
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Loki Music Application

Upon installing Loki today and re-setting up my system I imported my music to the native music app and was toying around with editing meta data for my music. I soon realized that in Loki I was unable ...
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Track order for m4a files

I'm migrating some iTunes albums from my Mac to Elementary. When I add them to noise the songs are all out of order and there's no artwork. I tried Clementine to compare and that viewed the files ...
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I want to export my music library from Noise

I'm getting a new computer that I'm planning on putting elementary on. I would like to export my Music (Noise) library to the new computer and keep it organized just as it is. Here's the issue: I ...
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Import Audio CD is not working

I have problems importing a CD with noise. The music player is showing every title, but when I click on the import button nothing happened. Any idea?
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Is there a way to make Noise automatically update music library?

I am always adding new music. Is there a way Noise can update my library without having to import? Thanks!
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How is Music player meant to be closed?

By default the Music player (noise) keeps playing if closed, as it has this option enabled by default. So closing means closing the GUI and losing access to its graphical options. What can the ...
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Music stops/pauses when the screen locks

Whenever I play music in Noise, it pauses when the screen locks? Any solution?
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