A Tagging Question - (Character Limits?)

Discussion in 'iPod' started by mucky.fingers, Nov 8, 2009.

  1. macrumors newbie

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    Oct 28, 2009
    #1
    Hi,

    I've recently started the task of converting all my dvds into digital format playable on my Apple devices although when it comes to adding tv/film show descriptions it seems there is a character limit? and misses off half of the description.

    I have been copy and pasting show descriptions from the internet and 9/10 it doesn't copy the whole description although when double checking shows I have purchased in iTunes their descriptions seem longer and yet has no problem displaying the full text?

    Any ideas?

    Thanks
     
  2. macrumors 6502

    Joined:
    Mar 19, 2003
    #2
    I think there are actually two 'description' tags, a long and a short. I can't recall if you can directly edit he former straight from iTunes, but there is a script to allow you to write to it on Doug's scripts site. Some third party tagging programs also allow you to directly interact with the long description tag.
     
  3. thread starter macrumors newbie

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2009
    #3
    Cheers

    MetaX does the trick! :)
     

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