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Software Update: MusicBrainz Picard 2.3.1

Version 2.3.1 of MusicBrainz Picard has been released. MusicBrainz is one open content music database, which can be accessed to provide music tracks with the correct tags. Picard is the official program to request, edit and send tags. MusicBrainz Picard is open source and is being developed for Linux, macOS and Windows. The program has support for the most used music formats, Acoust IDs and Unicode. The changelog for version 2.3.1 looks like this:

New Feature

  • PICARD-1743 – Add script functions $sortmulti and $reversemulti to sort and reverse multi-value variables
  • PICARD-1751 – Provide a %_releasecountries% variable


  • PICARD-1746 – Change Generate AcoustID Fingerprints shortcut to Ctrl+Shift+Y / ++Y
  • PICARD-1752 – Use preferred release countries to select a matching country release if there are multiple
  • PICARD-1755 – “Supported Languages” on Microsoft Store shows only English (United States)
  • PICARD-1759 – Make editing tags in top tags list more intuitive
  • PICARD-1771 – Completely ignore release types set to zero in preferred releases

Bug fix

  • PICARD-1745 – Packaged libdiscid is not compatible with macOS 10.12
  • PICARD-1748 – Many release events can cause the versions context menu to overflow
  • PICARD-1750 – Existing acoustid_fingerprint tags are not considered for AcoustID submission
  • PICARD-1754 – DEL always removes release or file from main window
  • PICARD-1756 – Plugin update fails to compare plugin versions with double-digit versions
  • PICARD-1757 – Crash on loading a release if $div(n,0) is used in a script
  • PICARD-1760 – Prevent duplicates in top tags editor
  • PICARD-1762 – Dropping a PDF file on cover art image box doesn’t work
  • PICARD-1765 – Adding uppercase tags to preserved tags list is not handled correctly
  • PICARD-1772 – Unexpected results with $num function
  • PICARD-1773 – Untrapped error on $mod with zero input
  • PICARD-1774 – $lenmulti with missing name returns “1”

Version number 2.3.1
Release Status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, macOS, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website MetaBrainz Foundation
File size 42.40MB
License type GPL
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