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Files copied from Amarok to iPod disappear

I am using Kubuntu 13.10 which has Amarok 2.8.0. I quite like Amarok and would like to have it to sync my old 4th gen iPod Touch (6.1.5, jailbroken). Everything works quite nicely: Amarok recognizes ...
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can't set default application for ipod

I'm in the middle of following this guide to using my iPod with Amarok. But at the section where I set my iPod to use Amarok as the default program, when I set it to use Amarok in the GUI and press OK ...
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amarok 2.8 not detecting iPod

I recently downloaded Amarok and I would like to use it to manage the music on my iPod. However, when I plugged in my iPod it wouldn't let me change the default player to Amarok (I selected Amarok and ...
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Amarok 2.8 Installation Error

I decided to try kde desktop and installed it (downloaded kde-full package). Then i wanted to install the latest version of amarok player, added repository sudo add-apt-repository ...
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Amarok keeps crashing

I upgraded to Kubuntu 13.04. Now Amarok 2.7.0 keeps crashing, usually at the end of the first song in the playlist, regardless of what song it may be. How can I fix this?
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What music player works with ipod nano 7th generation?

Does anyone know of a music player that supports the ipod nano 7g? I know amarok doesn't, and I haven't had any success playing around with rhythm box or banshee. Any suggestions for how to get these ...
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Music player that supports multiple genres

Is there a music player for Ubuntu that either supports multiple genres or has a plug-in to support them? Say I have a song with the genre "Metal/Instrumental" (the separator isn't really important). ...
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Amarok doesn't start after qt4-related ubuntu updates (from raring-updates)

Last Monday I updated my Ubuntu 13.04 and there were a bunch of qt4 related updates. (I don't know how to have a list of the updated packages which isn't taking a screenshot of Ubuntu Software Center ...
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udisk daemon stalls machine

My machine stalls intermittently eg. music just stops, Firefox stalls, Thunderbird stalls. I have also observed on htop it occurs when udisks-daemon takes top position on CPU % utilisation. Any ...
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How to set iPod tracks to remember playback position

I've tried using Banshee, Amarok, and Rhythmbox, and so far I've been unable to set the "Remember Playback Position" property of some files. In iTunes this was done through the "Get Info" menu but I ...
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Video support in Amarok

It seems that Amarok is supposed to have support for listening to Youtube videos as a music source: http://amarok.kde.org/fr/node/502 I cannot find this feature in the "Configure Applets" button's ...
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Ubuntu SDK conflicts with Amarok [duplicate]

Apt removed Amarok after installing Ubuntu SDK due to dependencies conflict. Now when I try to reinstall it again i get this message is7yx@is7yx-Satellite-L305:~$ sudo apt-get install amarok Reading ...
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Amarok does not recognize minidlna server

I have installed minidlna on a Raspberrypi with an external hard drive. Everything seems fine. Playstation 3 recognizes the DLNA service. But when I try to find it with Amarok 2.5.0 on Linux Mint 13 ...
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Amarok plays with no sound

I have Kubuntu. my Amarok plays but with no sound, I googled this problem and found some solutions : Installing phonon-xine-backend I couldn't install that. atp-get said there is no candidate for ...
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What extra packages are needed by Amarok to transcode to MP3?

I'm using Amarok 2.6.0, on KDE version 4.9.3, on Kubuntu 12.04. I would like to be able to copy my music onto my MP3 player (in this case, my iPhone 3), but to transcode the tracks as I copy them ...
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Clementine skips songs on ubuntu 12.04

So I've installed Clementine and it seems to be skipping songs with an error message "Failed to parse stream". I've tried Amarok, but it does the same. No idea what to do here. Any help would be ...
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What are the major differences between Rhythmbox, Banshee, Amarok, and Clementine? [closed]

Linux distributions have a plethora of music players but perhaps the most known players are Clementine, Rhythmbox,Amarok and Banshee? When choosing between the four, what criteria should one be ...
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No media player working except VLC by an ordinary user

I am using ubuntu 12.04 64 bit on my machine. Now a days as anormal user whenever I try to play any media player on my system except VLC, the system simply hangs for about 10-15 minutes and throws an ...
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Amarok only shows 6 tracks even though there's way more than that

I'm using Amarok 2.5.0 on Kubuntu 12.04. Only 6 tracks show up in my local collection, but dynamic mode plays all the tracks in my collection as it should. How do I get all the tracks to show up in my ...
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How can I empty Amarok's media collection?

Much to my dismay, Amarok defaulted to adding all audio files in my entire home folder to its local collection — without my permission. The local collection is now full of uncurated garbage. How can ...
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Is there an Amarok scope for the music lens?

I'm searching for an amarok scope for the music lens for a while now but could not find anything, not even a project. Anybody got something working? I use amarok as i love the dynamic play lists and ...
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Can I connect to iTunes music shares using Amarok?

The Amarok manual claims: Amarok automatically shows the tracks from the server in the Media Sources -> Local Music pane and no further configuration is required. But Amarok did not ...
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How to install Amarok 1.4 on Ubuntu 11.10

I want to install Amarok 1.4 on Ubuntu 11.10. I have done it before on Kubuntu 9.10, through some additional repository, but I am unable to locate such a repository for Ubuntu 11.10.
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Reset Amarok version

I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 and I tried Amarok. It was quite cool, but I wanted to try the latest version so I typed into the console: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports sudo apt-get ...
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How to make AMAROK “see” my ipod 6Gen classic?

The problem: When I mount my ipod Classic, Amarok will not show it, there is no devices tab, too. The system WILL see the ipod, though, other apps - Clementine, Rhythmbox WILL see the ipod and read it ...
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Ipod scrobbling to last.fm?

The Amarok 1.4 series scrobbled the songs I played via ipod (and also had great ipod song transfer functionality). I've not been able to scrobble songs played via my ipod then synced to a media player ...
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Setting Amarok as default music app doesn't work right

I'm unable to find a setting to change the default music app in Ubuntu's dash home. When I uninstalled banshee the default music app changed to Mplayer.The problem is that when I press my media key(on ...
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Ignoring forcefully installed package? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create a meta-package that automatically installs other packages? So I installed the good, old amarok14 package on Ubuntu 11.10 (Because there still isn't a music ...
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How to bind play/pause key to Amarok?

I have some play/pause, stop, next etc. keys on my Dell Vostro 1510. These interact with Banshee but don't with Amarok. How can I bind the latter to those keys?
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How to add Various Artists media to Amarok music collection?

I've recently started to use Amarok, it went smoothly for a while but now for some reason the collection's completely messed up. It seems that Various Artists albums are ignored or partly shown. Tags ...
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“apt-get --print-uris” to list URI for downloading extra functionality package for amarok,reqonk

Hello I do not have internet connection at my home. So i use "apt-get --print-uris" to list the http's and take it to other PC with internet connection and use wget to download them. I am facing ...
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How can I add Amarok to the launcher?

When I try to drag the Amarok icon from the dash into the launcher, the icon just disappears. How do I get it to stay?
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Can't play wmv files on amarok and dragon player [closed]

I can play mp3 files with amarok. But when i try to play a wmv file amarok crashes. Dragon player can't also play them. I am looking for the audio,video codecs of wmv for amarok and dragon player. ...
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Amarok tool tips are just black boxes, Is it possible to fix it?

I use GNOME. I want to use Amarok, but tool tips are just black boxes in Maverick. Here's what it looks like: Is it possible to correct this by changing some settings or it is a bug? I saw this - ...
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How can I change the appearance of KDE applications?

I use Gnome. I want to change the appearance of KDE applications such as Amarok. The colors in Amarok don't match the rest of my applications. How can I customize them?
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How should I troubleshoot skipping audio?

I'm still at the "figure out what the problem even is" stage of troubleshooting. The symptom: Amarok is skipping every few minutes in an up-to-date installation of Ubuntu 10.10. What I've checked so ...