Hitbase is the all-in-one solution to manage, organize and play your music and MP3 CDs. Available ID3 tags will be read automatically and filled into the
appropriate database fields. It's understood that you can perform all
database operations (like search, print, etc.) on the Music CDs.
Let Hitbase search your hard disk for music files (MP3/WMA/WAV) and save
them into your database. With Hitbase 2003 it is possible to customize the user interface to your own needs. Some example skins are delivered with the default installation.
You can download additional skins for free on our homepage.
You can dock the CD-player to any border of the screen (Docking mode). The player hides automatically if the mouse cursor leaves the window.
The database was extended by two new standard fields. You can now enter the "recording year" for CDs and tracks. Additionaly there is the new field
called "copyright" for CDs.
The ripping engine was completely re-designed. Hence the audio extraction
is possible without ASPI driver (only Windows 2000/XP). You now get a much better performace and Jitter-correction. CD-Text CDs will be supported now. If the CD contains information like artist or title, Hitbase reads them directly from the CD.
Publish your CD collection to your homepage Create HTML pages from your catalog. You can choose your own HTML templates and publish the created HTML files to your private homepage. Now, 24 different graphics formats are supported (e.g. JPG,PNG, JPEG2000, BMP, ...). So you have even more possibilities for the CD-Cover print.
New extended filter functions offer a more extensive way to search for
specific CDs or tracks.
The contents of particular field can be transfered to any other field. E.g.
if you have stored the recording year in a user-defined field before, you
can now transfer this automatically to the new standard field "recording
It is now possible to convert the offline version of the Hitbase CD-Archiv
(www.cdarchiv.de) to a Hitbase catalog. Thus you are able to save the
snapshot of the online archive to your local hard disk, convert it to the
Hitbase format and quarry unhurriedly in the huge database.
Export your catalog to Microsoft Word (Word 97 and above), so you are able
to create your own layout on the lists of your CD collection.
In addition to the features mentioned above, Hitbase 2003 contains a wide
range of new features and improvements in detail. E.g. the performance of many functions is improved.