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 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42  % $Id$ % \chapter{\label{ref:album_art}Album Art} \section{Introduction} Rockbox allows you to put the album art, or another image related to the music on your \dap{} to display it in the PictureFlow plugin\opt{albumart}{ or in the WPS}. For this feature to work, you must observe a few rules. \section{Limitations} Rockbox does not support album art embedded in your files' tags, and will instead look for a picture located in the filesystem. In addition to this, the pictures must be in the BMP or JPEG formats. Rockbox does not support RLE-compressed BMP files, nor does it support progressive and multi-scan JPEG files. JPEG files must consist of a single scan with interleaved components, as progessive and multi-scan images require much more memory to decode. \section{Where to put album art} The pictures can be named a number of different ways, and placed to a number of different locations. You can have pictures specific to the file or the album or use a generic picture. You can place the picture in the same directory as the file, in the parent directory or in a fixed directory named \fname{/.rockbox/albumart/}. The order Rockbox uses when looking for a picture is as follows (a list in braces means that those file extensions are tried in that order): \begin{enumerate} \item \fname{./filename.\{jpeg,jpg,bmp\}} \item \fname{./albumtitle.\{jpeg,jpg,bmp\}} \item \fname{./cover.\{jpeg,jpg,bmp\}} \item \fname{./folder.jpg} \item \fname{/.rockbox/albumart/artist-albumtitle.\{jpeg,jpg,bmp\}} \item \fname{../albumtitle.\{jpeg,jpg,bmp\}} \item \fname{../cover.\{jpeg,jpg,bmp\}} \end{enumerate} The following characters will be replaced with an underscore (\_) when looking for albumtitle.bmp or artist-albumtitle.bmp: \textbackslash{} / : \textless{} \textgreater{} ? * \textbar{}. Doublequotes will be replaced by single qutoes. See \wikilink{AlbumArt} in the wiki for more details and programs that will help you automate the process of putting album art on your \dap{}.