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Banshee 2.6.2 won't launch with 100+ files

Is there a limit to the number of files in Banshee? it seems like if I put more than 99 in, it crashes upon opening the next time. If there is a limit, is there another program that I could use to tag ...
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Ipod syncing with 14.04?

Anyone have any fixes for this? I have tried to do this in Rhythmbox but I don;t even have the option to work on my Ipod as it doesn't show up. I read about Banshee and tried that. So now the Ipod ...
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Banshee 14.04 duplicate song detector extension

Hi can anyone tell me how to install the duplcate song detector extension in banshee on 14.04?
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Banshee won't transfer music to iPhone 5c

I downloaded a song onto Banshee using the YouTube to mp3 converter. I want to put that song on my iPhone (while the phone is connected to my laptop), but Banshee won't let me. Why?
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Rhythmbox stops responding when unused

I did a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04, and now when I open Rhythmbox and leave it minimized without music playing, when I un-minimize it, it shows that it's not responding. I can only force-quit it, ...
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Banshee won't play music after updating to ubuntu 14.04

I was very satisfied with banshee when I was running 12.04 but after updating to 14.04 most of my music won't play. When I click on the album or song a small "X" icon appears to the left of the track ...
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Can I share my Banshee playlists between two computers using Dropbox?

I have my music collection stored on Drobox, and I use two different computers running Ubuntu and Banshee to access that collection. While the music files themselves are easily accessed using Banshee ...
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Synching iphone with banshee/rhythmbox ubuntu 14.04

I think I have this bug. https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/rhythmbox/+bug/1132215?comments=all Any app crashes as soon as it tries to interact with it (ex: drag and dropping a file to it's ...
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Organising Audiobook Folders with Banshee

So Banshee has me really confused. I have 2 folders - Music and Audiobooks which are empty. I move some m4b audiobooks into the Audiobooks folder and I have unchecked that it should move them to the ...
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How do I get Banshee to work with my Android 4.4.2 device?

I have a new Galaxy S5 (SC-04), with Android 4.4.2. When I plug it in as an MTP media device, it's visible in Nautilus (Gnome Flashback, Ubuntu 14.04) and I can browse and edit files and folders no ...
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How to build Banshee 2.9.1 on Ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to build banshee but i can't get it to compile. I used the banshee Source Tarball, and the banshee github code. Here is a script on what I already did: #!/bin/bash # dependencies sudo ...
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How do I sync Metadata?

Pryor to an update,I spent months editing and recovering album meta-data manually from the internet,making sure everything is the way it should be,sad to say after a kernel update I could not log in ...
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Where does banshee store id3 tags

I would like to know if there is a way that I can save all my album art in banshee in a folder,I'm very particular about the look and feel of my media player
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Theme Specific Applications only (In Special Banshee)

There. I have made a custom version of the Ambience Theme, that is in a light green color. Now, I want to darken up the banshee player a bit, that it doesn't blind me at night. I found a file called ...
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I want to know if I can have two music libraries

Is there a way that I can have two media players like banshee with their own library,so that I can import new mp3's without affecting the music which is in my music library which is already sorted?
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How to output sound on Freebox Server/Player?

The french internet provider Free is providing AirPlay support for its two boxes (http://www.free.fr/adsl/freebox-revolution.html) the player and the server. By AirPlay I mean here, a way to output ...
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How to install plugins in banshee music player?

Is there any way to install plugins(clutterflow to be specfic) with their dependencies in Banshee , because I am not able to install any extensions in banshee.
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How to sync Motorola MotoG on Ubuntu 13.10 using Banshee

I recently bought a Moto G, and want to sync music using Banshee. I have mounted the phone to /media/MTPdevice using mtpfs -o allow_other /media/MTPdevice/. The directory listing is $ ls /media/MTP ...
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Banshee play queue won't add songs and switches to play library

(This might not be the most appropriate place to ask these questions, but I can't find any relevant information on my problem anywhere and the primary mean of communicating among Banshee-users is a ...
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How to get “Delete Playlist” confirmation popup back in banshee?

At some point while deleting playlists in Banshee and seeing the confirmation popup that asks if I'm sure I want to delete, I checked the "Don't ask this question again" box. How do I undo this and ...
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How do I record internet radio stream from banshee 2.6.2?

I don't have stream-recorder in available plugins. Where can I get it? There is similar question, but solution doesn't work any more. I have banshee installed from default repository, it's 2.6.2.
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Which version of Banshee in repos with Ubuntu 14.04

I need to know which version of Banshee is the one in repos of Ubuntu 14.04 According to http://packages.ubuntu.com/trusty/sound/banshee It is 2.9.0+really2.6.2-2ubuntu2, so its is 2.9.0 OR 2.6.2?? ...
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Can not Install `banshee-extension-lyrics`

I am trying to install banshee-extension-lyrics extension. By sudo apt-get install banshee-extension-lyrics. But the I got this error as below. rashed@rashed-HP-430-Notebook-PC:~$ sudo apt-get ...
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How can I activate extensions in Banshee 2.9 (really 2.6.2)?

I have updated to Ubuntu 14.04 I have updated Banshee to 2.9+really2.6.2. I can see there's no more extensions available. How can I install all the extensions from the earlier versions(2.4)? ...
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Play Songs on Banshee without Iphone

I exported music from my iphone and then imported back into banshee but it will not let me play the songs that i got from my iphone without the iphone being plugged in (just stays on idle and doesnt ...
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Which media player to sync with my LG Nexus 5?

I have an LG Nexus 5 phone running Andriod 4.4.2 and a laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed. When attached via USB2 or USB3 I can mount the file system on the phone without issue and can manually ...
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Sharing music with a samba share fails between two ubuntu computers

I have two Ubuntu 13.10 desktop computers on a same WLAN. I have setup a Samba share of the Music directory of the computer 1. I mount the Music directory as a Samba share in the computer 2. I can ...
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How do i connect to a bubbleupnp server using my ubuntu desktop?

So I have a headless ubuntu machine somewhere on the globe with minidnla installed and I can connect to it using the bubbleupnp app on my Android phone and render the tracks on my mobile which is ...
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Problem playing iTunes music in Banshee

I have copied all my music files into Banshee. These were located on my iTunes when I was using Windows. When I try to play in Banshee, it states that I do not have the correct codec. I have tried to ...
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banshee has its own id3 tags?

An mp3 player called "SanDisk Clip" will freeze if any song names have non-ascii characters (e.g. accented letters, like é á ó , etc.) I have some mp3 files in banshee that I would like to add to the ...
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Banshee - have to restart in order to play another selection

I have 3 Internet radio stations I listen to. When I stop playing one station and then select another station the timer shows that it's playing, but no sound. The only way to play is to stop the ...
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Get the total listening time from the CLI with banshee

Is there a way I can get total listening time from command line? I want to write a script to keep track of how much time I spend listening to music on a daily basis.
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Banshee player importing playlists

How can I import multiple play-lists m3u's all I can do right now is to import them one at a time, I had saved all my pls as I was reloading Ubuntu, but now It looks like I would have been just as ...
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Banshee CPU usage > 100%

Banshee CPU usage peaks and maintains >= 100% (according to htop) when I do simple, nontrivial things. Even deleting files via Banshee results in >= 100% CPU usage. I have tried several ...
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Map my old hard drive to the same path in a new install

I have just done a fresh install on a new HDD and I want to map my old storage partition (on my old disk). This means I won't have to re-do all my music libraries. The problem is that there is an ...
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Map my second hard drive to be SDA1

I recently switched hard drive and had a fresh install (13.10). I copied across the settings from some programs, including banshee and Transmission. On the old install, my primary HDD was SDA and the ...
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banshee doesn't accept FLAC [closed]

banshee --> "Import Media" "files" ---> selecting a song in .flac format does not show up in banshee library. Fails for multple different .flac files. The .flac files play perfectly fine in ...
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Moving banshee to a new PC

I have searched and found a few answers on this topic but they do not answer my question: Moving Banshee music to another computer How do I backup my Banshee listening history? How do I export ...
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Media player that can be told what tracks I want to skip

Some tracks in my music library only consist of introductory talk and things like that I usually want to skip. Is there a media player that can be taught to not play certain tracks, either using ID3 ...
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iPod Nano 7 - Anybody able to get one working? [closed]

Last weekend I bought a 7th Generation iPod Nano to replace my (now dead) 3rd Generation iPod Nano. However, I cannot get this new iPod Nano to work*. Previously, I was using Banshee to manage my 3rd ...
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How can I tell Banshee not to import .swf files

Is there a way I can tell Banshee NOT to import .swf (flash) files. I have lots of them and after importing my library I have to manually remove them.
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Banshee 2.9 install in ubuntu

I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 amd64, and i want to install the latest version of banshee which is 2.9.how? What should i do? i try apt-get update and then apt-get dist-upgrade but still the same version
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Banshee 2.9 in Ubuntu 12.04? There must be an easier way than the current answer!

Via the official Banshee ppa in Ubuntu 12.04 it will only get Banshee 2.6.1 but if you installed Banshee in Trusty before Feb. 11, 2014 it would install Banshee 2.9.0. But the main question is how to ...
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Clementine Player showing wrong length for .mp3 while VLC shows correct length [closed]

All my music in in .mp3 files. The problem is that the length shows up wrong in clementine music player (too long). Its shows up fine in VLC player and Banshee. This makes me think that the .mp3 ...
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Music Metadata Missing

I recently installed Ubuntu,as well as Banshee. I have a Sony Walkman NWZ-E384 which I have been using, and for some reason when I transfer music files, they are all listed as "Unknown Artist" on the ...
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How to work ipod with ubuntu 13.10, do I need to format?

I had to switch to ubuntu after windows 8 basically blocked itself out on christmas day but since then I haven't able to add music to my ipod, it's even made some songs not play thought that might be ...
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problem with banshee media player

I'm running UBUNTU 13.10 on a toshiba satellite c660d. Why can't i open cd's with banshee media player, from the opening dialogue box that appears when i insert a cd. It defaults to brasero or rhythm ...
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banshee --next from virtual console

I would like to do banshee --next, or just control banshee in general, from a virtual console (e.g., the one I get when I press Ctr-Alt-F1). Is that possible? How can I do it?
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Shuffling is not working

The shuffling to form the play queuelist is not working. I use Banshee 2.6.1 Apparently the frequency of songs is independent of their rating. The best rated songs should be more frequent. I've tried ...
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Banshee stops working after 1 song

I can't find real reason banshee stops playing and crashes after 1 song (sometimes after 2/3/4 songs, but 90% after 1 song and on fist few seconds of the 2nd song). Shuffle on/off doesn't really ...