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by wmike1503
Sun Jan 29, 2012 7:46 am
Forum: Firefly Media Server
Topic: Smart Playlist Syntax
Replies: 6
Views: 11644

Re: Smart Playlist Syntax

No surprises there then. Pretty typical of the software / hardware industry. Very little communication between vendors - precious little thought given to the end user. My QNAP server is a year or so old - Firefly is part of the installed software - QNAP says that Firefly's smartlists should display ...
by wmike1503
Sat Jan 28, 2012 11:50 am
Forum: Firefly Media Server
Topic: Smart Playlist Syntax
Replies: 6
Views: 11644

Re: Smart Playlist Syntax

>I thought you defined them and then they show in iTunes - > well that's what my server manufacturer, QNAP, suggests. Mike, it certainly might work like that; I don't use iTunes so I don't know. Your original post made it sound like you expected it to update something in iTunes. Do regular playlist...
by wmike1503
Fri Jan 27, 2012 6:45 am
Forum: Firefly Media Server
Topic: Smart Playlist Syntax
Replies: 6
Views: 11644

Re: Smart Playlist Syntax

Smart playlists won't update anything. It is simply a script that uses a SQL-Like to build the playlist dynamically. If you go to your Firefly webpage in your browser, you can find the smart playlist menu. From there you can add a new playlist and use the Wizard to generate the SQL. If you want to ...
by wmike1503
Thu Jan 26, 2012 10:46 am
Forum: Firefly Media Server
Topic: Smart Playlist Syntax
Replies: 6
Views: 11644

Re: Smart Playlist Syntax

Hi, New to Firefly. I am trying to setup a smart playlist that watches a folder on my NAS and keeps it updated in iTunes. I have no idea how to do this - there is no manual or guidance available that I can find - all wiki links are dead. Any ideas, anyone, please? I have a folder on my NAS in the me...