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foobar2000 replacing playlist files?, Moved from Support: intended+conventional behaviour of File͛/Open
post Feb 19 2012, 16:41
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Hi guys,
I asked about his particular problem on IRC channel but it didn't help me much to solve it. The problem is that the player keeps replacing my playlist content which is quite frustrating at times (especially if it has 100+ different songs in it).

The advice i got on the irc was to check the "always send new files to "Default playlist". However this feature seems to work only for the files selecter internally from Media Library for example. Each time I select a playlist, and then click file/open/... anything, the playlist content is completely removed and replaced by that one or more files I selected to play "externally", i.e. not fro media library or anything else inside the player.

I assume there must be a solution for this. Winamp didn't create a new playlist or even replace the old one, it just played the song. Where can i find that one or more checkboxes that will ensure this?
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post Feb 19 2012, 22:52
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Oops: I left the wrong heading on that second bit whilst editing my quote. It should read:
Always send new files to playlist
That is why I was asking to verify whether you had already tried it and had no success.
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