Release Date Edit

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Terry Price

08 Apr, 2019 08:05 PM

Can I add / edit the release date for songs in iTunes?

* beaTunes: 5.1.12
* JVM: OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM
* Version: 25.152-b5
* Vendor: JetBrains s.r.o
* OS: Mac OS X 10.14.4, x86_64
* Library: iTunes
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* Registered as: Easymatics Ltd Terry Price

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by hendrik on 09 Apr, 2019 07:43 AM

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    Hey Terry,

    As far as I know, iTunes only supports a "year" field, which is mapped to some ID3 tag (for mp3 at least).

    Which tag it is mapped to depends on the version of ID3.

    • v2.3 supports TORY Original release year and TYER Year
    • v2.4 supports TDOR Original release time, TDRC Recording time, and TDRL Release time. (see http://id3.org/Developer%20Information for details)

    I'm not sure, which one iTunes uses—that's a question for Apple.

    Cheers,

    -hendrik

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