kid3 - Efficient ID3 Tag Editor

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository Multimedia Apps all
Package filename kid3-3.6.2-59.1.x86_64.rpm
Package name kid3
Package version 3.6.2
Package release 59.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category Productivity/Multimedia/Sound/Utilities
License GPL-2.0+
Maintainer -
Download size 93.56 KB
Installed size 153.16 KB
f you want to easily tag multiple MP3, Ogg/Vorbis, Opus, DSF, FLAC,
MPC, MP4/AAC, MP2, Opus, Speex, TrueAudio, WavPack and WMA files
(e.g. full albums) without typing the same information again and
again and have control over both ID3v1 and ID3v2 tags,
then Kid3 is the program you are looking for.
With Kid3 you can:
- Edit ID3v1.1 tags
- Edit all ID3v2.3 and ID3v2.4 frames
- Convert between ID3v1.1, ID3v2.3 and ID3v2.4 tags
- Edit tags in MP3, Ogg/Vorbis, FLAC, MPC, MP4/AAC, MP2, Speex,
TrueAudio, WavPack, WMA, AIFF and WAV files
- Edit tags of multiple files, e.g. the artist, album, year and
genre of all files of an album typically have the same values
and can be set together.
- Generate tags from filenames
- Generate tags from the contents of tag fields
- Generate filenames from tags
- Rename and create directories from tags
- Generate playlist files
- Automatically convert upper and lower case and replace strings
- Import from, MusicBrainz, Discogs, Amazon and other
sources of album data
- Export tags as CSV, HTML, playlists, Kover XML and in other formats
- Edit synchronized lyrics and event timing codes,import and export LRC files
This package uses KDE libraries, if you do not use KDE you should use kid3-qt.
For a commandline interface you can use kid3-cli.


Package Version Architecture Repository
kid3-3.7.1-63.2.i586.rpm 3.7.1 i586 Multimedia Apps
kid3-3.7.1-1.1.x86_64.rpm 3.7.1 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
kid3-3.7.1-1.1.i586.rpm 3.7.1 i586 openSUSE Oss
kid3 - - -


Name Value
kid3-core = 3.6.2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
libxslt-tools -
xdg-utils -


Name Value
application() -
application(net.sourceforge.kid3.desktop) -
kid3 = 3.6.2-59.1
kid3(x86-64) = 3.6.2-59.1
metainfo() -
metainfo(kid3.appdata.xml) -
mimehandler(application/ogg) -
mimehandler(audio/aac) -
mimehandler(audio/mp4) -
mimehandler(audio/mpeg) -
mimehandler(audio/ogg) -
mimehandler(audio/opus) -
mimehandler(audio/x-aiff) -
mimehandler(audio/x-dsf) -
mimehandler(audio/x-flac) -
mimehandler(audio/x-flac+ogg) -
mimehandler(audio/x-it) -
mimehandler(audio/x-mod) -
mimehandler(audio/x-ms-wma) -
mimehandler(audio/x-musepack) -
mimehandler(audio/x-oggflac) -
mimehandler(audio/x-opus+ogg) -
mimehandler(audio/x-s3m) -
mimehandler(audio/x-speex) -
mimehandler(audio/x-speex+ogg) -
mimehandler(audio/x-tta) -
mimehandler(audio/x-vorbis+ogg) -
mimehandler(audio/x-wav) -
mimehandler(audio/x-wavpack) -
mimehandler(audio/x-xm) -
mimehandler(inode/directory) -


Name Value
kid3-qt = 3.6.2


Type URL
Binary Package kid3-3.6.2-59.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package kid3-3.6.2-59.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Multimedia Apps repository:
    # zypper addrepo multimedia-apps
  2. Install kid3 rpm package:
    # zypper install kid3




2018-08-26 -
- update to version 3.6.2
* Improved:
+ Format from tags with custom strings prepended/appended when
replaced format code is not empty %{"t1"code"t2"}.
* Fixed:
+ MP4 free form names longer than 4 characters with TagLib.
+ Support DOS line endings with "Import CSV".
+ Set CTOC and CHAP element ID from values in the frame table.
+ Correctly add frame when "Edit" is clicked on non existing
+ Show correct icon in Wayland session.
+ Improve editing of ISO date/time values with validation
+ Bundle OpenSSL libraries with self-contained Linux package.
- Some cleanings in spec file.
2018-04-23 -
- update to version 3.6.1
* Improved:
+ Faster saving when many files are unchanged.
+ Do not change file extension when creating file name from
+ Support for cross building.
* Fixed:
+ Parsing of xid atom with Mp4v2Metadata plugin.
+ Scroll to opened file after sorting file list.
+ Avoid recursion when automatically applying format.
2018-03-19 -
- update to version 3.6.0
* New:
+ New look for Android app using Qt Quick Controls 2.
+ Editor for star ratings, configurable mapping between rating
values and number of stars.
+ Option to restrict length of file names.
+ Option to show hidden files in file and directory lists.
* Improved:
+ Support adding unknown 4 letter atoms to M4A files.
+ Allow Camelot wheel value 1A-12A, 1B-12B for initial key.
* Fixed:
+ Windows: Renaming directories which contain subfolders.
+ Adding and finding unified frames by their frame ID.
+ Deletion of M4A atoms which are not known or which have an
unofficial free form prefix.
+ Support files with m4v extension.
2017-10-31 -
- update to version 3.5.1
* Improved:
+ Compatibility of imported and exported CSV files with cells
containing new line characters.
+ Do not show unknown frames for ID3v2.3 TDAT, TIME, TYER,
TRDA frames.
+ Enable high-DPI scaling for Qt >= 5.6.
+ Change AppStream directory from appdata to metainfo.
* Fixed:
+ Crash with DSF files having sample rates other than 2822400
or 5644800.
2017-06-16 -
- update to version 3.5.0
* New:
+ Tags which violate the ID3v2 standard are marked.
+ Filter for marked files.
+ Configurable keyboard shortcuts for user actions.
+ Set and get frame fields from scripts and CLI.
+ Select a subset of frames for copy, paste, remove from
scripts and CLI.
+ Set and get multiple frames of the same kind from scripts
and CLI.
+ Support field names in export and filter expressions.
+ Support xid and ownr atoms in M4A files.
+ Danish translation.
* Improved:
+ Better performance when files are added to selection.
+ The script actions in the file list context menu only
operate on selected files.
+ Only jump to tagged files with previous/next in GUI.
+ Show passed/total after "filtered" in title bar.
+ kid3-cli can run from a console without GUI/X11.
* Fixed:
+ Adding and deleting tag 3 frames from CLI.
+ Deletion of multiple METADATA_BLOCK_PICTURE picture frames.
+ Wrong depth 32 instead of 24 stored in
+ Use Ogg/Vorbis Comment field name setting also for Opus

See Also

Package Description
kid3-cli-3.6.2-59.1.x86_64.rpm Efficient ID3 Tag Editor
kid3-cli-3.7.1-63.2.i586.rpm Efficient ID3 Tag Editor
kid3-core-3.6.2-59.1.x86_64.rpm Efficient ID3 Tag Editor: Libraries and Data
kid3-core-3.7.1-63.2.i586.rpm Efficient ID3 Tag Editor: Libraries and Data
kid3-core-lang-3.6.2-59.1.noarch.rpm Translations for package kid3
kid3-core-lang-3.7.1-63.2.noarch.rpm Translations for package kid3
kid3-doc-3.6.2-59.1.x86_64.rpm Documentation for kid3
kid3-doc-3.7.1-63.2.i586.rpm Documentation for kid3
kid3-qt-3.6.2-59.1.x86_64.rpm Efficient ID3 Tag Editor
kid3-qt-3.7.1-63.2.i586.rpm Efficient ID3 Tag Editor
kid3-qt-doc-3.6.2-59.1.x86_64.rpm Documentation for kid3-qt
kid3-qt-doc-3.7.1-63.2.i586.rpm Documentation for kid3-qt
kids-media-player-1.2-1.24.noarch.rpm A Music and Video Player for Children
kids-media-player-1.2-1.26.noarch.rpm A Music and Video Player for Children
ladish-0.3.147.g5fe205f-2.1.x86_64.rpm LADI Session Handler