Song Sergeant

Licence: Shareware ($20 USD)
Version 1.5 | Release Date: 2013-11-01 | Download
  • Support for Album Artist vs. Artist inconsistencies
  • Added Newest Date Added and Oldest Date Added to Audio data automarking preferences
  • Added partial French translation
  • Improved missing library handling
  • Better behaved when working with libraries containing tracks in iCloud
  • Fix for issue which could result in an out-of-order Duplicates list
  • Will no longer will fall back to appending into playlists when unable to fully rebuild a playlist and "Display information about minor errors" is enabled
  • Stability improvements
  • Many, many minor tweaks
Version 1.3 | Release Date: 2012-03-08 | Download
  • New "Play in iTunes" contextual menu command available in lists.
  • Duplicates list "play" buttons can now preview just the last 30 seconds if option-clicked.
  • iTunes "Media folder location" now displayed in Preferences.
  • Improved orphan metadata display.
  • Low disk space warnings when appropriate.
  • Better able to deal with poorly formed iTunes library information.
  • Fixed an issue with Inconsistent item renaming using unicode.
  • Fixed an issue dealing with external storage volumes that have unicode names.
  • Better handling of song files that are already in the Trash.
  • Better handling of unexpected results when communicating with iTunes.
  • Many stability improvements.
Version 1.2 | Release Date: 2011-06-07 | Download
  • New "Any Unprotected" option in Audio's "Always Prefer" list.
  • Can now turn off "Match Title" in Duplicate matching preferences.
  • Added English Plural ignoring capability.
  • Now preserves selection while performing fixing actions.
  • Much less likely to encounter timeout errors on problematic systems.
  • Fixed crashing bug related to malformed .m4a files.
  • Handles text containing zero-width characters better.
  • Better communicates problems it encounters.
  • Can watch beta releases for updates.
  • Many other minor improvements.
Version 1.1.1 | Release Date: 2010-07-08 | Download
  • Now with even more anti-timeout countermeasure goodness. If you ever encounter "critically unresponsive" errors, you need this update.
Version 1.1 | Release Date: 2010-05-10 | Download
  • New Phonetic ("sounds like") option for Inconsistent artist/album scanning, found in Preferences.
  • Far less likely to be afflicted by iTunes timeout errors.
  • Orphan/Missing match-finding and reuniting are both now much faster.
  • Now can deal with extremely large playlists.
  • Better custom library location handling.
  • Many other minor tweaks and improvements.
Version 1.0.4 | Release Date: 2010-01-28 | Download
  • Much less likely to experience "critically unresponsive" errors with iTunes.
  • Can rearrange columns in Duplicates view.
  • Now able to properly compare non-Latin items with each other and often with Latin items (e.g. "アカギ" = "akagi")
  • Better at distinguishing playlists it can work with.
  • Better able to cope with paths containing decomposed unicode characters.
  • No longer looks inside iTunes Extras for orphaned song files.
  • Now properly deals with duplicates which actually point to the same song file.
  • Better problem reporting.
  • Many other minor tweaks and improvements.
Version 1.0.2 | Release Date: 2009-09-21 | Download
  • Now properly respects playlist folder hierarchy.
  • Improved error reporting (turn on "Display information about minor errors" in Preferences)
  • Fixed bug preventing some functions from operating properly on non-English localizations of OS X.
  • Less likely to show "iTunes is unresponsive!" message.
  • Other minor adjustments.
Version 1.0.1 | Release Date: 2009-08-29 | Download
  • Orphans: Add Selected to iTunes now performed in a more stable manner.
  • Fixed bug which could cause Song Sergeant to become unresponsive while performing Merge Marked action or while canceling the action.
  • Other minor adjustments.
Version 1.0 | Release Date: 2009-08-20 | Download
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