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Title: Ignore "The" and "A" in artist's names.
Post by: beforetomorrow on April 12, 2019, 00:25:36
I would like this option as my previous media player and the one on my phone do this. Would be nice to have it equal among my devices.
Title: Re: Ignore "The" and "A" in artist's names.
Post by: Artem on April 12, 2019, 08:53:37
For sorting and grouping? What is your version of player?
Title: Re: Ignore "The" and "A" in artist's names.
Post by: beforetomorrow on May 09, 2019, 08:32:40
Sorry for the late reply. Yes for Sorting. Version v4.51 Build 2084
Title: Re: Ignore "The" and "A" in artist's names.
Post by: Artem on May 09, 2019, 12:27:47
Sorry for the late reply. Yes for Sorting. Version v4.51 Build 2084

In v4.60 beta, we have added special macros that can skip these articles
Title: Re: Ignore "The" and "A" in artist's names.
Post by: beforetomorrow on May 09, 2019, 12:58:43
Very nice! Where can I find them?
Title: Re: Ignore "The" and "A" in artist's names.
Post by: Artem on May 09, 2019, 13:07:08
v4.60 Beta is here:
https://www.aimp.ru/?do=download&os=windows

Macros called %PrefixTrim(), you should use it in custom sorting templates
Title: Re: Ignore "The" and "A" in artist's names.
Post by: beforetomorrow on May 09, 2019, 14:02:11
Does this also apply to the list on the left side (local files etc.)?
Title: Re: Ignore "The" and "A" in artist's names.
Post by: Artem on May 09, 2019, 14:03:29
Does this also apply to the list on the left side (local files etc.)?

No, macros cannot be aplied to music library entries
Title: Re: Ignore "The" and "A" in artist's names.
Post by: beforetomorrow on May 09, 2019, 14:04:17
Oh that's too bad, that's what I wanted originally. But it's fine, not such a big deal.