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How can I find the currently playing song in Banshee?

Is there any way to quickly go to the song currently playing in Banshee? Maybe double-clicking something? My library is quite large, and scrolling to the currently playing song after I've scrolled ...
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Incorrect song length in Banshee

I've noticed that Banshee displays incorrect length for some songs. For example, I have a song that's only a few minutes long, but in the playlist it says that it's 30:43. Everything plays just ...
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Banshee will not import media since 12.04 upgrade

Installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my AMD64 Desktop which has been happily importing media from my iPod 5th gen into Banshee with no problem all year. After installing 12.04 all Banshee does is remember ipod ...
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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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How to define where Banshee stores the music in Android devices?

I recently bought a Samsung S4 Mini instead of a new iPhone, hoping that I'd be able to sync my music to the external SD card using Ubuntu 13.04. I've managed to get banshee to copy a single track at ...
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Mediamonkey ratings imported into Rhythmbox/Banshee/Quod Libet

I recently made a complete shift from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 12.04. Everything went smoothly until I scanned my music files in some of the Ubuntu players... All of my ratings added in Windows, using ...
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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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How to sort Banshee by track order?

I have several playlists containing only one artist, but multiple albums by that artist. I would like to sort these playlists so that the albums are grouped together and ordered by track number. For ...
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Banshee music file copy to Mac iPhone 4s ios5.1 not permanent

In Ubuntu 12.04, when I drag .mp3 files from Banshee 2.6 to my Mac-formatted iPhone 4s ios5.1: Banshee says it's syncing with the phone, updating the media database, and the file count on the ...
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Importing RadioTray radio stations into Banshee

I read this question and would like to know whether it was possible in a similar way for Banshee also? Can I import radio stations I listen to in RadioTray to Banshee without adding them by hand ...
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Can't get Audio CD Extractor to open when I insert a CD

When I insert a CD I want Audio CD Extractor to open. Right now Banshee opens. I've gone to System Settings, Removable Media and I have chosen Audio CD Extractor for how CD Audio media should be ...
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Music lags/ hiccups when I seek using any Banshee or Rhthmbox

I have been using Linux for years now and this has never been a problem. but on my latest system [Ubuntu 12.10 with Gnome Classic Session] It has been.. hiccuping is the best I can describe it. It ...
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How to make Banshee/other players recognize a folder as a music player for seamless music synchronization?

I use Webupd8's Go-mtpfs to mount Nexus 4 on Ubuntu 12.10. It mounts the folder in home directory. I use Banshee to manage my music and playlists. Banshee can't recognize the mounted folder as a music ...
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How to transfer podcasts from one computer to another?

I have 6 GB worth Podcasts on my Old computer and I wish to transfer to to my new computer? I know where my podcasts files are stored. How do I copy it to my new computer such that the old podcasts ...
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How to synchronize my Banshee's library to my Android's library?

I want my Banshee's library to synchronize to my Android's library instead of my Android's library synchronizing to my Banshee's library because my Android's library changes more often than my ...
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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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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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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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mp3 playback crackles/pops and sometimes squelches in Ubuntu 13.10 64-bit

Same issue in Banshee, Rhythmbox, VLC, and even some (but not all) videos from YouTube, etc. in Chromium. It seems to be strongly related to how many other things are happening on my computer - the ...
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DLNA issue with Banshee

I'm having some issue when trying to access to a media server via Banshee (or XBMC or Rhythmbox). What happens is that I see only part of my media collection and it doesn't update when I add more ...
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Can't set music library in Banshee

Recently I noticed that my music doesn't get copied to my music folder when I open files in Banshee and drag them to the library. I opened preferences and the music library folder drop down was empty. ...
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Clear Track Not Found Tags in Banshee

Banshee sometimes marks tracks as missing or not found. I would like to be able to clear all the "missing" or "not found" tags in one fell swoop. I have included a screenshot of one such track. Any ...
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How can I browse by artist in Banshee?

I have ripped many CDs onto my computer. Some are compilations. I like to listen to entire albums at a time. The artist view is no use to me as it splits up artists from the compilations, and the ...
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No sound with Banshee, Amarok and Rhythmbox

I have this problem that when I click play on any of these players the song "plays", but there's no sound. I am using KDE. The problem began when I tried to add the play button of Banshee to a global ...
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No internet radio for normal user in rhythmbox or banshee (root OK)

I am a long time user of Ubuntu and using banshee and/or rhythmbox for listening to internet radio. Since my upgrade to 13.04, neither banshee nor rhythmbox are able to play internet radio as a ...
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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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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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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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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 - 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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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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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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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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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 sorts .mp4 files as music

When I import my movies (which are all .mp4 files) into Banshee, most of them gets placed under "Music" instead of "Videos". I compared one of the movies that actually got placed under "Videos" ...
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Plugins for Banshee/Rythmbox for Groove Shark

What I really would like to know is is there a plugin or app that allows me to use grooveshark sans browser (eg. in banshee/rythmbox/external app) I already read this question: Any Rhythmbox plugin ...
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What are all of the apps Banshee uses to transfer music to an ipod?

What are the names of all the apps Banshee uses to copy music to an iPod? I have gtkpod; I just want to do some investigation of my own with these and see if I can figure out why I can't copy music to ...
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Why can't I put music on my ipod in banshee

I have some songs in my banshee library and I have tried multiple times to put songs on my ipod. I move them to the ipod and banshee says it was a success, but the songs are not on the ipod. Can ...
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.ape files not playing in Banshee, VLC, Quod Libet

I am on Linux 13.04, trying to run an ape file in Banshee Media Player. However, the song stops about 8 seconds in. The same thing happens in VLC and Quod Libet. However, the file I'm testing runs ...
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Why won't banshee sync certain songs to my ipod properly?

i am a bit new to Ubuntu but when I try to synchronize my 3rd generation Ipod nano with my banshee library and then listen to them from the ipod it shows the songs info and stuff but then no song ...
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iPhone (6.1) manager for Ubuntu. (Unsupported checksume)

I need some help. I need to manage iPhone files (music etc). GTPod, RhytmBox and Clementine error is Unsupported checksume. Banshee works fine, but after sync iPhones cant see all changes that i ...
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Software updater shows updates that can't be checked?

Ubuntu soft. updater has been showing three packages that it won't install: Automatic Playlist generation for Banshee, Lastfm fingerprint extension, and LIRC integrator extension for Banshee. It's ...
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How do I import a large music collection hosted on a smb share?

I'm trying to stream music from a CIFS share hosted on a local FreeNAS server, other Windows based PCs will also be streaming music from this share. This share is currently around 50GB and will only ...