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Old 01-11-18, 07:50 AM
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iTunes. How can i quickly locate ALL missing songs in my library

So i have a reasonable iTunes library of around 40,000 tracks. Last year at one point i dragged some tracks from iTunes onto my desktop to add to my new Android phone. Afterwards i delete the songs from desktop and for some reason it also deleted the tracks from my iTunes library. Weird.

Anyway, i have a vague memory of which tracks have been deleted, but i was wondering if there is a simple way that i can get all the exclamation points to display on my library at once for missing tracks? I don't fancy having to click on each track one at a time. It doesn't help that iTunes doesn't remember the exclamation marks once you shut down.

I did read some advice on creating a Play List and then a Smart List, but couldn't get it to work.

Any help?
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Old 01-11-18, 12:56 PM
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Re: iTunes. How can i quickly locate ALL missing songs in my library

Don't bother, i figured a way to do it. Fucking iTunes sucks at stuff like this.
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Old 01-11-18, 01:57 PM
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Re: iTunes. How can i quickly locate ALL missing songs in my library

May I ask, but what did you do? How did you figure it out?
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Old 01-11-18, 02:05 PM
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Re: iTunes. How can i quickly locate ALL missing songs in my library

If you're using iTunes on a Mac, you can use this script:

https://dougscripts.com/itunes/scrip...hp?sp=listmias
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Old 01-11-18, 02:59 PM
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Ah, no. I have a PC. Thanks though.
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