[mythtv-users] 'i' key doesn't work in Mythmusic playlist + other questions

David Watkins watkinshome at gmail.com
Mon Nov 7 03:56:31 EST 2005

On 06/11/05, ffrr <ffrr at tpg.com.au> wrote:
> According to the documentation...
> "Q: How do I create a new playlist? A: Using the MythMusic "Select
> Music" menu option, setup the playlist as you normally would by adding
> songs or other playlists as needed. When you are ready to save the new
> playlist, highlight "Active Play Queue" at the bottom of the selection
> tree and hit the "i" key. This will pop up a menu allowing you to name
> and save the new playlist. You can also hit Enter to bring up the popup
> on the Active Play Queue. This does not work on the playlists above, as
> Enter is obviously bound to checking/unchecking the boxes. Any number
> (i.e. keypad on remote) will also bring up the menu in both cases."
> However, only the enter key will work.  The i doesn't seem to do
> anything anywhere in the playlist area.

Sorry can't help, except to say that it works for me.

> Can you jump down the list?  Example, I am looking at the list of
> artists, and all the A s are showing.  Can I jump down to those starting
> with 'S', or even filter the list so it only shows those starting with a
> certain letter?

I'm running 18.1 and the number keys allow jumping down the list.  I
assume that it's like mobile phone text eg. '2' jumps to the 'A's and
'9' to the 'W's.  However I haven't checked this.  It's useful though.

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