foobar2000:Components/Freedb Tagger (foo_freedb2)

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The freedb Tagger component allows you to get album information from the online freedb database.


  1. Select the songs (they need to be ordered by tracknumber).
  2. Right-click the songs, TaggingGet tags from freedb.
  3. If the album information exists in freedb, you will get a dialog box.
  4. If you have more than one match, select the one that seems to be most accurate. (Click on the entry to view its contents)
  5. If you want existing information to be removed, tick Wipe out existing tags.
  6. Click Update files.


The Settings... button opens the freedb Tagger preferences page.


  • Cannot submit information to freedb database.
  • Unlike the version for 0.8.3, it works per-album.
  • Cannot access offline databases.

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