BASS.NET API for the Un4seen BASS Audio LibraryBassNetUseBrokenLatin1Behavior Property BASS.NET API for the Un4seen BASS Audio Library
Gets or Sets whether or not to use a broken behavior for Latin-1 strings (e.g. common to ID3v1 and ID3v2 tags).

Namespace: Un4seen.Bass
Assembly: Bass.Net (in Bass.Net.dll) Version:

public static bool UseBrokenLatin1Behavior { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: Boolean
if the broken behavior is to be used. Otherwise, .

Many media players and taggers incorrectly treat Latin-1 fields as "default encoding" fields. As such, a tag may end up with Windows-1250 resp. Windows-1252 encoded text. While this problem would be apparent when moving a file from one computer to another, it would not be apparent on the original machine. By setting this property to , your program will behave like Windows Media Player and others, who read tags with this broken behavior.
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