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Umbrarian
Sep 20, 2013, 10:58 PM
Filenames are gone for my videos on ios7. I have like 50 and have no clue which video is which because default ios7 is to not show filenames. Is there a switch I am unaware of I can set to get them back?

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mattymo
Sep 20, 2013, 11:01 PM
I haven't found one... but I just also wanted to post at how bad this is.

Umbrarian
Sep 20, 2013, 11:08 PM
I haven't found one... but I just also wanted to post at how bad this is.

Complaints about UI is one thing, but loss of functionality is outrageous. I cannot believe in order to know which video is which and how long it is, I have to start it now. WINNING.

Well at least it appears they did not scrub the names off the songs in my music library. But maybe that is for ios71.....

TJ61
Sep 21, 2013, 12:42 PM
I think we're not supposed to have our own videos -- we're only supposed to buy videos from iTunes. Then, the artwork shows up on the "DVD box", you know, skeuomorphic-wise.

Uh oh.

Armen
Sep 21, 2013, 12:54 PM
The music player does not display filenames. It displays Mp3 ID tags or "unknown artist".

I'm wondering if they made a change to the videos app to read the video's ID tag rather than the file name.

Go into itunes and videos and see if the videos actually have names?