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Formatting

Display text

This sets what will appear on the display. Constants can be typed in manually, or inserted using the drop-down list and the "Insert" button. You can use the following constants:

  • %album% - Current album
  • %artist% - Current artist
  • %bit_rate% - Bit rate
  • %composer% - Composer
  • %genre% - Genre
  • %rating% - Rating, displayed using the method selected on the "Ratings" page
  • %tags% - Shows any tags set for the current track
  • %total_tracks% - Total number of tracks for album
  • %track_length% - Total track length
  • %tracknumber% - Track number
  • %track_position% - Current track position
  • %track% - Current track title
  • %year% - Release year
  • %normalize% - Per-track volume adjustment value

Align text: ___

This sets the justification of the text on the display.

Position text: ___

This setting allows customization of the placement of display text in relation to the album art.

iTunes window title

This sets the title of the main iTunes window. The same constants listed above can be used.

Copy Song Info format

This sets how the current song info will be formatted when the Copy Song Info hotkey is used. The same constants listed above can be used.

Twitter format

This sets how the current song info will be formatted when the Tweet Current Track hotkey is used. The same constants listed above can be used.

Display missing tags

If checked, iTunesControl will show "(none)" for missing tags instead of "?".