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Itemtype in database views

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    Purpose

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    • Type of Change:  Feature

    By default #itemtype skin property is set to "items".   This change will override that value for music and video databaes views.

    Description of Change

    In music and video database screens #itemtype is now set to a localized string representing what is being shown on screen.

    For example, if you have a music view defined as

    Genre | Album Artist | Album | Tracks

    then as you move down through he view view levels this property will get set to

    genres | album artists | albums | tracks

    When combined with #itemcount this can be used to show things such as 1 of 20 albums.

    When a grouped view level (an index page) is used this will be set to a localized string for "Groups"

    Additional Information and References

    Mantis Issue: 3422
    Related xml(s): mymusicgenres.xml, myvideoTitle.xml
    Windows IDs: 504, 25
    Related GUI control:  
    Author: jameson_uk
    Date added: Sat, 19 Feb 2011

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