Rhythmbox is the default music player included in Ubuntu 10.10 and previous. It was temporarily replaced by Banshee in 11.04, but makes a comeback in 12.04.

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Rhythmbox default radio stations missing

I installed Ubuntu 13.04 on a new machine yesterday and started Rhythmbox. There were several default radio station (iradio) preloaded there. I started a stream and did reboot the machine some time ...
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Importing RadioTray radio stations into Rhythmbox

RadioTray icon applet is pretty neat and comes with a variety of predefined radio stations ordered by categories. To those I also added some additional local (Israeli) radio stations and ended up with ...
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How to import .m3u playlist

I exported my my iTunes playlists to .m3u files before I got rid of Windows 7 completely. Now I would like to import the playlists into Rhythmbox, but can't. My playlists contain Windows file names ...
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Automatic bitrate conversion for iPod sync using rhythmbox

Is there a way to configure an automatic conversion of the bitrate when syncing to my iPod? I want all songs above 128 kbps to get converted to 128 kbps.
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Audio card in ubuntu 13.10 has lots of noise when a sound is being played

It's not enjoyable to listen to music anymore, of course for me and everyone like me that has the same problem. When I play a music it has lots of noise, the real track has no problem though. ...
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Adding radio station to Rhythmbox [duplicate]

The only reason why I install Banshee on my new ubuntu distros is because i cannot seem to be able to add my favorite radio station to Rhythmbox. I would like to add this radio station to Rhythmbox ...
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Rhythmbox won't play mp3 on windows partition

Fresh Ubuntu installation, rhythmbox works fine for mp3s located on my linux partition. But it refuses to open mp3 files on my windows partition. All other programs work fine with files on my other ...
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Using Ubuntu desktop as Upnp DMC (Digital Media Controler)

I've just tested Rygel, but as I understand, Rygel is a server. What I am looking for, is to choose the music on my computer (using Rhythmbox for example) and the file (or the stream ?) is send via ...
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Problem with system updates after installing Rhythmbox 3 via PPA [duplicate]

I installed Rhythmbox 3 per these instructions on my 13.10 machine: http://www.webupd8.org/2013/10/install-rhythmbox-30-in-ubuntu-1310-or.html And now when i try to update, i get the following error: ...
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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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How to escape from rhythmbox party mode?

I'm trapped in a party! Is there a hotkey to recover normal rhythbox window mode (instead of whole-fullscreen)? Or how to locate a config file of rhythmbox?
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error while loading shared libraries: libQtSql.so.4: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

A similar issue is found elsewhere but only with 32bit programs. I have this problem when trying to run clementine - which is 64bit, i checked the binary i have - and ubuntu-one-control-panel-qt I'm ...
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How do I edit the list of music library locations in Rhythmbox?

I previously set Rhythmbox to include a few different locations. Now following changes to my directory structure, I'd like to reflect these changes in Rhythmbox. But when I go to "Library Location", I ...
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How can I reset all Rhythmbox preferences and library information?

Background: I cannot figure out how to make Rhythmbox scan ONLY the folder with my music in it. I want to delete all of its settings and start over. What do I have to do to make Rhythmbox think it's ...
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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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How to enable UPnP coherence plugin in rhythmbox 2.95?

In Ubuntu 10.10 I was using the rhythmbox-plugin-coherence package and I was happy to stream music from Rhythmbox to our internet radio box. But in 11.10 (64Bit) I can not find the package anymore, ...
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LastFM no longer free?

LastFM used to allow listening without a subscription within Rhythmbox (and still does in Ubuntu 10.10), their website suggests this still ought to be the case (at least for those of us in the UK, US ...
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Can Rhythmbox scrobble tracks from an Internet radio stream?

I'm mainly using Rhythmbox for listening to music, this includes radio streams. However I noticed that the radio tracks are not scrobbled to Last.fm. Is there any way around this? I want my radio ...
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How do I use last.fm in Rhythmbox without subscribing?

If I subscribe to last.fm will I be able to listen to last.fm through Rhythmbox using the plugin available in the repositories, or is there an alternative way to do this without subscribing? I would ...
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How to sync rhythmbox playlists to device with relative path?

I am trying to sync an external usb device with Rhythmbox. In the device properties I select the playlists I want to sync and it copies Music + Playlists correctly to the device. However, the paths in ...
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How do I sync iPhone 4 in rhythmbox?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 and I have a iPhone 4 with iOS 5.1 that I just recently jailbroke. I was wondering if there was anyway that I can sync my music to my iPhone?
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Rhythmbox is missing last.fm and libre.fm like button in 12.04

I've just updated and those buttons are gone. Any ideas how I can have these buttons back? There is a duplicated question over here but it was closed as off topic.
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Rhythmbox is missing last.fm like button [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Rhythmbox is missing last.fm and libre.fm like button in 12.04 So, Rhythmbox used to have buttons for "loving song" and "banning song" for the last.fm stream. This is ...
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“Connection error. Please try logging in again” login into Last.FM from Rhythmbox

So, every time I try to login into Last.fm from the plugin in Rhythmbox I get the following error: "Connection error. Please try logging in again" It seems normal since I haven't found a way to ...
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Rhythmbox's isn't registering all Last.fm songs in my profile, where is the problem?

I've been using this plugin since August, but recently it has been failing: not all the tracks are being registered in my profile. What's going on?
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How to sync loved songs on last.fm with songs in Rhythmbox?

I would like sync my loved songs on last.fm with the corresponding songs in Rhythmbox by giving them a particular rating in Rhythmbox. How can I do this? This is possible for other players.
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Is Rhythmbox able to queue tracks played while it is offline, to scrobble them later?

I'm wondering if Rhythmbox is able to queue tracks played while it is offline, to submit them to Last.fm later when an internet connection becomes available. I think Banshee supports that.
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Rhythmbox last.fm unsupported format error

I don't understand why I keep getting unsupported format errors when using the last.fm plugin in rhythmbox. It seems to happen every time I try to play a song only one or two tracks advanced.. if I ...
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After song #6 I get the first 5 songs but in inverted order with rhythmbox

I noticed an oddity in Rhythmbox Last.fm integration. Namely, when I load a radio station "similar to artist XX.YY" the player loads a list of ten songs, but from #6 to #10 they are a repetition of #1 ...
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What happened to Last.FM radio service in Rhythmbox?

My Last.FM stations stopped working last week - I assume it is due to their protocol upgrade: We're writing you to let you know that there will soon be a change to Last.fm radio that may affect ...
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Disable automatic iPod scrobbling through rhythmbox

I'm on Ubuntu 12.10, Rhythmbox 2.97. I use Rhythmbox to manage my ipod, so far so good. But every time I plug it in, what I've listened on my ipod to get scrobbled to last.fm automatically. I wish ...
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Rhythmbox won't play through Bluetooth stereo adapter

I'm running 13.04 on a Dell M5030 laptop and a Bluetooth dongle. The stereo has a Aluratek Bluetooth adapter. My Iphone works on this set up and the laptop has no issues with the BT that I can see. ...
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updating rhythmbox failed

I updated my rhythmbox2.99.1 to 3.0.1 manually using the terminal but still the update manager tries to update rhythmbox's core and ends up in update failed, report this problem and when i try to ...
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Rhythmbox updates failing

I am having trouble updating with Rhythmbox. I'm using ubuntu 13.10 I have purged it and did a new install and I keep getting an error message: When I attempt an upgrade: ...
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Rhythmbox with disabled global appmenu

I disabled global appmenu and I'm now using GNOME Shell instead of Unity. My giant love to Rhytmbox fails, because it don't show menu :( How I can return classic menu? Recompile from sources? Maybe ...
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Rhythmbox and Conky do not work together but they work individually

I'm using hardy-conky on my laptop running 12.10 and on my main PC running saucy 13.10 Neither are able to run Rhythm Box and conky at the same time. I run rhythm box and conky disappears. I close ...
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the upper right corner volume button can no longer be control the music player

My initial use Ubuntu 13.10(64bit), just installed it can open the music player from here. Now I can not. I have now had the gnome desktop, but I've now uninstalled. I've been using rhythmbox. How ...
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How to get Rhythmbox stations back!

I accidentally removed the internet radio station HBR1 Tronic Lounge in the category House from Rhythmbox. Does anyone know how to get them back?
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rhythmbox does not return to same position in small display mode [closed]

Ubuntu 10.10, Rhythmbox 0.13.1 I don't know if this is a functionality is to be provided by the window manager or by rhythmbox. Basically, what I do is put rhythmbox in small display mode and move it ...
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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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Where are my rhythmbox library folders stored?

I tried rm ~/.local/share/rhythmbox/ ~/.cache/rhythmbox/ ~/.gconf/apps/rhythmbox/ -r but that only ended up removing the database. I want to remove some folders in particular. How do I do that? Are ...
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How to browse by album art in rhythmbox?

How do I browse album covers in Rhythmbox? I'm looking for how to browse album art in newer versions of Rhythmbox I tried Rhythmarty plug in but I think it's very old so it can't be used, it does ...
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Repeat one song plugin not working for Rhythm Box

Is this plugin Repeat one song - https://launchpad.net/repeat-one-song working for anyone? (For new versions 2.9+) ?
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I am not able to download any plugin for audio or video on Ubuntu 13.10

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10. And for some reason I am unable to download any plugin automatically. I never had this problem before. Here is an image what Rhythmbox or the default video player ...
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Why are my Rhythmbox controls (Pause, Play, etc.) missing from the sound menu?

Rhythmbox is located in the sound menu (the tray applet where you monitor volume), however when I click it, it doesn't respond whatsoever. When I open Rhythmbox through Applications > Sound & ...
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Rhythmbox missing from sound applet on tray after reinstall on uhuntu 12.04 gnome classic

I had an rhythmbox in sound applet on tray but i had a problem in rhythmbox recently, when i wanted to play something rhythmbox was just playing some weird noise so i reinstalled rhythmbox And after ...
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Where did the Jamendo/Magnatune plugins go in Rhythmbox?

I used to love listening to Jamendo/Magnatune via Rhythmbox and it seemed they used to be included in the rhythmbox-plugins package, however the plugins do not appear in the plugins list and I can't ...
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How can I sync my iPod 7th gen with rhythmbox in ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am not able to sync my ipod nano 7th gen with my rhythmbox. It has compatibility only till ipod nano 6th gen. Is there any way to make it work?
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How to set the ID3 Year on an mp3?

I'm creating my own MP3s with an online service, and I'm setting the "Year" attribute in the ID3v tag, but I'm having trouble getting it to work with both Nautilis and Rhythmbox. In Nautilis, when I ...
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Access iTunes shares from Rhythmbox?

Its a bit of a tease that I can see iTunes shares on the local network in Rhythmbox, but I'm unable to access them. Is there anything I can do to enable access to function?