On a lot of my files I have "\" as an artist separator in the artist and/or composer field (ex. Hans Zimmer\James Newton Howard) and I want to replace all instances of it with ", " but no matter what I try it doesn't work, I'm able to replace everything BUT those 2 characters.
You have to format
\\ with CTRL-e (</>) or otherwise the forum software eats one of your backslashes.
\\ in MP3Tag is a separator for multivalue fields. You should see 2 artist-fields in the extended tag-view (ALT-t).
If you want to combine them with a "," as separator you can take an action of the type "Merge duplicate fields".
The slash can easily be replaced with an action of the typ "Replace".
Replace with: ,
For this you could also use the converter Tag->Tag
Format string: $replace(%composer%,/,',')
wihich gives you an immediate preview of your format string.
But I wonder what you want to do if you have artist with a comma in the name itself, i.e. "Earth, Wind & Fire".
This topic was automatically closed 30 days after the last reply. New replies are no longer allowed.