Release Notes

  • MusicBee 3
  • Version 3.0.6132
  • Released on October 15, 2016
  • For Vista/ Win7/ Win8/ Win10
  • Current Release

  • fix for artist biographies
  • fix artist picture in the Now Playing panel and the Compact Player which can stay switched to a blurred album cover
  • fix MB freezing in certain circumstances when moving files to an organised folder
  • enable sorting on the soundcloud search panel and fix the "likes" count column
  • fix the device synchronisation to respect the file converter encoder thread count and priority settings (was effectively always using 2 threads)
  • add support for mod files (mo3/it/ xm/s3m/ mtm/ mod/ umx)
  • add support for chiptunes files - you will also need the basszxtune.dll plugin: see
  • change the Music Explorer panel to show album year instead of album artist
  • fix CD ripper not saving artwork where the artwork is not embeded
  • drag/ drop files from windows explorer into the now playing list doesnt also import linked file artwork
  • fix music explorer filter panel handling for files with multiple values in a tag
  • fix file rescan aborting when encountering a long filename (>260 chars)
  • support for dockable plugin panels
  • change to the way Locate in Windows Explorer is implemented
  • fix breaking change for the soundcloud search results
  • change the behavior of the Panel Layout button. It now shows a menu for quick layout changes, including the Hide Panel Header function and Arrange Panels dialog
  • thumbnail browser can now be configured to show text only with no thumbnails
  • Music Explorer filter panel can now be configured to show pictures (like the thumbnail browser)
  • various bug fixes

see: for details

  • MusicBee 3
  • Version 3.0.6067
  • Released on August 13, 2016
  • For Windows 7/8/10
  • Major Release

various bug fixes and some UI improvements

for details see: