Managing Content and Libraries

Managing your music libraries is an important part of using Funkwhale. In addition to uploading new music, you may also want to edit your library’s details, delete a library, or remove content from a library.

Editing a Library

To change details about a library:

  • Navigate to https://your-instance/content/libraries or click “Add Content” under the “Music” menu, select “Upload audio content”, and click “Detail” under the library you wish to edit

  • Select “Edit” from the menu that appears

  • In the edit menu, you will be able to change the name, description, and visibility of your library

  • Make the changes you wish to make, then select “Update library” to save the changes

Deleting a Library

Warning

Deleting a library will also delete any content within the library. Make sure that content is backed up before continuing.

To delete a library:

  • Navigate to https://your-instance/content/libraries or click “Add Content” under the “Music” menu, select “Upload audio content”, and click “Detail” under the library you wish to edit

  • Select “Edit” from the menu that appears

  • Select “Delete” from the bottom of the menu. A pop up will appear warning of the consequences of deleting the library. If you want to continue, click “Delete library”

Removing Content From a Library

Warning

Removing content from your library deletes the file from the server. Make sure you have a backup of any files you want to keep.

To delete content from a library:

  • Navigate to https://your-instance/content/libraries or click “Add Content” under the “Music” menu, select “Upload audio content”, and click “Detail” under the library you wish to edit

  • Select “Tracks” from the menu that appears

  • Select all tracks you wish to remove by selecting the checkboxes next to them

  • In the “Actions” drop down menu, select “Delete” and click “Go”. A pop up will appear warning of the consequences of deleting the library. If you want to continue, click “Launch”