foobar2000:Components/Scrobble (foo_scrobble)

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Developer(s) gix
Repository Github
Release information
Initial release November 18, 2017
Stable release 1.6.0 (September 6, 2022)
Preview release
foobar2000 compatibility
Minimum version TBC
Maximum version
UI module(s) N/A
Additional information
Use Other
License MIT License
Discussion thread {{{discussion_thread}}}
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Foo_scrobble is a foobar2000 component for scrobbling to


* Uses the Scrobbling 2.0 API. You authorize the component with instead of entering your login credentials into foobar2000.
* Supports "Now Playing" notifications.
* Handles intermittent network outages or reconnects well. No "waiting for handshake" issue.
* Manages the scrobble cache automatically. There is no need to manually submit the cache.
* Allows custom tags for scrobbled details.


To get started, open foobar2000's preferences, navigate to Tools > Scrobbling and use the top button to authorize your client. The button has a helpful tooltip with detailed instructions.


You may have to install Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015-2022. Windows 7 also requires Update for Windows 7 (KB2999226) which usually is already installed via Windows Update.

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