Differences between the Music Collector Standard and Pro editions
In short: The Standard edition has all you need to catalog your music collection on your PC or Mac.
The Pro edition lets you share your collection online and offers extra batch adding & editing features and more customization options.
|Standard edition (US $29.95)||Pro edition (US $49.95)
The Pro edition has all features of the Standard edition, PLUS:
|Sharing:||No online sharing features.||Includes a free life-time subscription to the Connect Sync & Share service, to upload your Music Collector database online and share it with friends and family.|
|Adding:||Catalog music by inserting CDs, by Artist & Title or by barcode, one-by-one.||Save time by searching & adding multiple CDs in batch. Use the OPN-2001 laser scanner or the CLZ Barry app to scan multiple barcodes in one go, then add them all in batch.|
|Editing:||Edit your album entries, one-by-one.||Save time by editing multiple albums in batch, to apply the same change to all of them in one go.|
|Searching:||Use the Quick Search box on the toolbar to search all text fields of your entire music database.||Use the Filter screen to create and save advanced search filters, using AND, OR and brackets.|
|Customizing:||Choose which columns to show for your album list.
Sort your list on any field or multiple fields.
Group your albums into Artist, Label or Genre folders.
|Create, save and re-use multiple column field sets.
Create, save and re-use multiple sort field sets.
Group albums into any folder type, even multi-level folders, plus create, save and re-use folder field sets.
|Fields:||Use the predefined album fields to store your information.||Extra User Defined fields, which can be renamed to store any info you like. Also, rename all predefined fields.|
|Printing:||Print simple album lists, with any columns or sort order.||Print one-album-per-page reports in various styles.
Create your own print templates using XSL-programming.
|Exporting:||No export features.||Export your album data to CSV format, to XML or HTML.|
|Features available in BOTH Standard and Pro editions:|
|Full access to the Collectorz.com central online music database: search and add CDs by CD-ID, Artist & Title or barcode.|
|Full support for the CLZ Barry, CueCat, Opticon C37 and Opticon OPN-2001 barcode scanners.|
|Automatically catalog your music files by scanning your harddisk.|
|Find missing cover images using the handy Find Cover Image tool.|
|Browse your music collection and wish list in images view, cover flow and multiple template styles.|
|View collection statistics in bar charts and pie charts.|
|Time-saving data entry using Pick Lists, Field Defaults, Automatic Capitalization and Automatic Sort Titles.|
|Manage your loans with the integrated Loan Manager.|
|Export data to CLZ Music app for iOS or Android (available for US $9.95 in the App Store and Android Market).|
TIP: Unsure which one to choose? Then just opt for the Standard edition.
You can always upgrade to the Pro edition later, for just the difference in price.
BTW: the trial edition includes all features of the Pro edition, so that you can try all Pro stuff before you buy.
Try Music Collector free or buy the Standard or Pro edition What's the difference?
Try Music Collector FreeDownload your free trial edition.
Available for Windows and Mac OS X.
(Of course the full version has no limits at all.)
Buy the Standard editionall you need to manage a small collection on your own computer.
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Connect PackMusic Collector PRO
+ Music Collector Connect "Full"
(12 month subscription)
US $10 discount
+ Movie Collector PRO
US $25 discount
+ Movie Collector PRO
+ Book Collector PRO