While organizing your collection in Amarok is a straight forward task, you will be manipulating the actual files on your hard drive. Please be sure you have a backup of your files before you begin.
With the Organize Files function of Amarok, you can easily manage the media files on your hard drive. When you change the naming scheme of media files, you will organize them, which is very powerful. To access the Organize Files function, right-click
Organizing Files Interface
Organize using the following interface:
|The default collection folder. Set multiple folders in.|
|Token Bar||Drag and drop multiple tokens here to change the naming scheme of your media files. Only available inview.|
|When you have created your naming scheme, save it as a preset by clicking. Remove presets by clicking .|
|If checked, converts spaces in filenames to underscores.|
|If checked, artists' names starting with 'The' will instead be styled ', The'.|
|If checked, replaces characters that are incompatible with MS-DOS or VFAT file systems with underscores. Most people can leave this option enabled.|
|If checked, all non-ASCII characters will be replaced with underscores. Do not check this option if you have non-English characters in your tags. Most people can leave this option unchecked.|
|Replace the tag expressions you write under thebox with character strings you write in the box. Useful if there are misspellings in CDDB.|
|Shows the original naming scheme of your media files and how they will look after the changes are applied.|
|If checked, overwrites files of the same name without asking for further confirmation.|
The code version of the Token Bar, which allows you to code the name format of media files. Activate it by pressingin the interface menu. To change back click .