iTunes of Apple gained much popularity since it supported quite a lot of plug-ins by enhancing their functionality, minimizing their errors and improving their usability. Plug-ins that controls the various functions of iTunes are plenty and a few that have been in use widely are as mentioned below:
ByteController is an add-on that mimics ‘keyboard functions’ of a computer, thus making browsing a very easy function.
DockArt plug-in changes the display of icons in the dock into the album cover of the song that is being played at the moment.
DRM Dumpster helps to unDRM your iTunes music library by first burning it into a CD and then by ripping it back into the hard drive.
GimmeSomeTune furnishes a list of features like the listing and downloading of lyrics, album cover, appearance, iChat, “Recently Played List” etc.
iConcertCal is an iTune plug-in that provides a new visualize which helps you to view the tracks that are currently playing as well as those in queue to play next.
iSpazz is a cool plug-in that controls the keyboard and display backlights of your system.
iTuneMyWalkman – iTuneMyWalkman supports any portable device other than iPod and synchronizes the mobile device with the various iTunes playlists which turns-on when the connection is established.
iTunes Album Playlist Creator helps you to create a playlist of your music library and to name it accordingly.
iTunes Export plug-in helps you to get an output of your iTunes library or a particular playlist as it is in your library.
iTunes Folder Watch keeps a track of the music that is being played and if it is not available in your music library, this plug-in automatically adds it or queue it in the playlist.
iTunes Sync enables to make your iTunes library available to any MP3 players other than iPod.
iVisualize and Magnetosphere are visualize plug-ins which help to download visualize based themes to your device and even support creation of new ones or modifications based on the available visualiser themes.
Moody plug-in tags your favorite tracks by using different colors for different moods and helps to create playlist on the basis of moods.
Quicksilver helps you to control your playlists and sort them by browsing the library. You may choose the preferred song by either sorting the artist list or the track’s title.
Senuti is a highly preferred plug-in that helps you to copy songs from any iPod to your iTunes library. Senuti is considered special since it keeps a check on the possibility of duplicating the music.
Symphonic – This is a very useful widget that helps the user to access to their favorite songs quickly just by entering the title of the song.
The Filter is a plug-in for creating playlist and its best features can recommend similar tracks, if you furnish three sample tracks.
You Control: Tunes provides a menu bar that controls the navigation through music libraries and helps to quickly access to track and song information.
This is just a glimpse of what is available in the web world of digital music. New Plug-ins find their way to the users to boost the morale of iTune lovers.