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Old 02-17-2012, 10:56 AM   #1
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My touch CD player doesn't show artist or track info

I need some feedback on this topic. I contact my touch support desk and they advise me that with the newer model the player doesn't show track or artist info. I find that hard to believe. I visit these forum a lot and I never notice any problems with Cd player not showing track info. Please offer feedback.


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Old 02-17-2012, 11:08 AM   #2
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Was the CD burned or bought Retail?
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Old 02-17-2012, 11:11 AM   #3
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I need some feedback on this topic. I contact my touch support desk and they advise me that with the newer model the player doesn't show track or artist info. I find that hard to believe. I visit these forum a lot and I never notice any problems with Cd player not showing track info. Please offer feedback.
Not all CD's are encoded with that information.
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Old 02-17-2012, 11:38 AM   #4
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I'm assuming this CD was one you burned yourself. If you burned it as an Audio CD (uncompressed aiff) and you happen to use iTunes, you must alter the settings under "Burning" to "Include CD Text." If it's an MP3 CD, then you've got a whole other issue. Let us know. We're happy to help!
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Old 02-17-2012, 12:28 PM   #5
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Do you have the Sony system? Anyway I also notice on my Sony system that brand new store bought cd's that show track & artist info on Itunes and other media software does not show up on the Sony system. I tried different CD's and still didn't work. However I don't normally listen to CD's and havn't tried to many but noticed the same issue when I did. I think most people don't use the CD player much therefore not to many complaints, yet.
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Old 02-17-2012, 12:31 PM   #6
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if it's a burned cd, you cannot burn it as a music cd. it has to be burned as a data cd (so you have to make sure all the tracks are mp3 (or playable audio format) or they won't all play). if it's burned as a data cd all MP3 encoding will be preserved and will show up on the screen. any other way (burned as a music cd, or purchased directly from retail) will not show up as anything other than untitled.
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I also noticed this.. I rarely ever burn cd's, I'm one of the few who still buys them all in the store when they get released and only one cd showed up with the Artist/Track title.. every other one didn't.
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Old 02-17-2012, 03:01 PM   #8
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I do have the Sony system. Ugh I have a bunch of cd and must of them are store bought. I do have some I burned from iTunes
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What are these CDs of which you speak>
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