multiple album covers in album view

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multiple album covers in album view

Postby Bazsek » Fri Apr 05, 2013 3:36 am

Hi!
The album art is a soundtrack album that is different, but the artist are assigned to this album. In this case, in album view, the album cover will be displayed in multiple.
How to solve this problem?
Thanks
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Re: multiple album covers in album view

Postby PetrCBR » Fri Apr 05, 2013 10:34 am

I'm not sure i understand ... can you include som screenshots, please ?
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Re: multiple album covers in album view

Postby Lowlander » Fri Apr 05, 2013 11:34 am

Do all tracks on the Album have the same Album Artist?
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Re: multiple album covers in album view

Postby Bazsek » Sun Apr 07, 2013 1:07 am

http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/687/albumsz.jpg/

The album artist is different, but the same album.
I would like to be included once the album cover.
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Re: multiple album covers in album view

Postby PetrCBR » Sun Apr 07, 2013 4:37 am

Can you send me two of your tracks, please (CSI Miami) ?
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Re: multiple album covers in album view

Postby Lowlander » Sun Apr 07, 2013 12:07 pm

Bazsek wrote:The album artist is different, but the same album.
I'd presume that is the problem as with a different Album Artist it isn't the same Album (at least that's the way MMW treats it).
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Re: multiple album covers in album view

Postby Harlequin » Sun Apr 07, 2013 4:52 pm

I think Lowlander is right. To expand on what he means. Your album should have the "Artist" tagged with the artist names, and Album Artist to something like "Various", which is what I do.
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Re: multiple album covers in album view

Postby Bazsek » Mon Apr 08, 2013 3:32 am

Lowlander wrote:
Bazsek wrote:The album artist is different, but the same album.
I'd presume that is the problem as with a different Album Artist it isn't the same Album (at least that's the way MMW treats it).


Okay, but that's not right. The album name and artist name is the same, just the album artist name are different. Do not show multiplied album covers!

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Re: multiple album covers in album view

Postby Lowlander » Mon Apr 08, 2013 10:13 am

In MediaMonkey files with the same Album and Album Artist values are considered an Album. If Album Artist values are different they're considered different Albums and thus displayed separately. The value of Artist is irrelevant for determining an Album.
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Re: multiple album covers in album view

Postby Bazsek » Tue Apr 09, 2013 1:10 am

Lowlander wrote:In MediaMonkey files with the same Album and Album Artist values are considered an Album. If Album Artist values are different they're considered different Albums and thus displayed separately. The value of Artist is irrelevant for determining an Album.

Thank you for the information.
I understand, but it is not reasonable.
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