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How to make HTC Audio Manager to search only "My Music" Folder?

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19th November 2007, 11:28 PM   |  #1  
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Hi all,
As obvious from the title, is there any tweaks available to make the HTC Audio Manager to search ONLY the My Music folder in the Storage Card? I have other applications which use lot of voice files, which are not actually music. So, the playlist on the Audio Manager is messed up. At the moment the audio manager searches all voice files in the Storage Card. Any input will be appreciated.
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Go with registry editor in HKLM\Software\HTC\AudioManager\Config\
And edit : "device_scan_path_path" and "device_scan_path_path_0"
Type : "\storage card\my documents\my music" or the path to your music on sd card.
21st November 2007, 08:56 PM   |  #4  
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Go with registry editor in HKLM\Software\HTC\AudioManager\Config\
And edit : "device_scan_path_path" and "device_scan_path_path_0"
Type : "\storage card\my documents\my music" or the path to your music on sd card.

Thanks. But it doesnt work. I tries soft resetting and also renaming the folder with voice files in it. AM was still clever to find the renamed folder on the SD card! Anything else???
24th November 2007, 11:46 PM   |  #5  
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Hi all,
As obvious from the title, is there any tweaks available to make the HTC Audio Manager to search ONLY the My Music folder in the Storage Card? I have other applications which use lot of voice files, which are not actually music. So, the playlist on the Audio Manager is messed up. At the moment the audio manager searches all voice files in the Storage Card. Any input will be appreciated.
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25th November 2007, 12:30 AM   |  #6  
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after editing the registry.. shutdown the device with Power-Button (hold them ca 3-4 sec and click "yes")
25th November 2007, 08:01 AM   |  #7  
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Media Player has same problem . . .
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Originally Posted by kheops_974

Go with registry editor in HKLM\Software\HTC\AudioManager\Config\
And edit : "device_scan_path_path" and "device_scan_path_path_0"
Type : "\storage card\my documents\my music" or the path to your music on sd card.

Can a similar thing be done with Microsoft Windows Media Player?
It does the same thing as AudioManager when you let it add music on its own - puts every ringtone and system sound in there too - what a mess!
The only way I've found to avoid this is to never click "Update Library" - instead always use Media Plaer 11 on my PC to sync and orgainize songs and playlists.

I don't see similar registry settings in HKLM\Software\Microsoft\MediaPlayer . . .
25th November 2007, 05:33 PM   |  #8  
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Originally Posted by kheops_974

Go with registry editor in HKLM\Software\HTC\AudioManager\Config\
And edit : "device_scan_path_path" and "device_scan_path_path_0"
Type : "\storage card\my documents\my music" or the path to your music on sd card.

I did this but now my Touch shows double entries for every MP3.
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I did this but now my Touch shows double entries for every MP3.

I had the same results on my kaiser
26th November 2007, 10:00 AM   |  #10  
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I had the same results on my kaiser

You have to clear the list first.

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