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MusicBee Wishlist / Simple Refresh of Album Art via Right-Click Menu
« on: November 10, 2023, 10:38:16 PM »
Sometimes when playing albums I realize the album art isn't up to par.  So while listening to that album I frequently go hunting for better album art and save it to the folder in explorer where the album is stored, replacing the existing "folder.jpg" with a new version.

But MusicBee doesn't pick it up.  I have to rescan all the album art from menu items burried within the preferences that are cumbersome to find and use quickly.

Would be great if one could just right click on the album in the playlist and have a "refresh album art" menu item that would grab the current version "folder.jpg" and replace that in the interface quickly.

Many thanks

I have my "Playing Tracks" panel configured to show "Artists and Tracks".  For albums with a single artist, the panel correctly displays a header with the album art and album information, and then the tracks below it, as expected:

However, when adding a "Various Artists" compilation type album, it now puts every single song in its own container with the album art and album/artist information, separated by artists and no longer groups the tracks by "Ablum and Tracks" as expected from the setting:

As I said, despite the setting being "Albums and Tracks" which I would expect to still group under the album despite there being various artists, as the setting "Album and Tracks" has literally nothing to do with "Artists":

Is there a setting that I am missing after having combed through them and trying to change dozens of them off and on etc to try and fix this?  Or is this a programming error not respecting the "Album and Tracks" grouping setting?


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