Getting files Advanced properties. RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi

    I am trying to get the audio file advanced summary information. which holds the information of the artist and album title, track no and other propery value. If someone know how to get these details please help me out.

    You see the properties by right click properties -> under summary Tab. and then click on the advanced mode.


    Thanks you


    Friday, July 28, 2006 1:33 PM


All replies

  • Theres a good example here http://www.codeproject.com/csharp/shellid3tagreader.asp on how to do this using shell functions.  Alternatively you could research id3 tags (or whatever other tags it has) and how they are stored in the audio file and read them directly using the System.IO classes.
    Friday, July 28, 2006 4:40 PM
  • Thank You Drader.

    Information provided by you has helped me a lot. i am able to reterive the information.

    Thank You

    Friday, July 28, 2006 8:46 PM