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[Bug] Create Smart Playlist from 'traditional' filters not working

beckfieldbeckfield Members, Plex Pass Posts: 3,691 Plex Pass

Before the Custom Filter feature was added, I could do the following:

  1. In Music library, select 'Genre' > 'Celtic' from Filter menu.
  2. Click 'Add to playlist,' name it, and save.

A smart playlist was created with all Celtic tracks. Adding 'Celtic' tag to additional tracks automatically added them to the playlist.

Now, this no longer works. If I follow the steps above, the Smart Playlist is created, but it is empty. If I manually select all the albums after Step 1, then click 'Add to playlist,' it wants to create a standard playlist, not a smart one.


  • OttoKernerOttoKerner Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Posts: 23,600 Plex Ninja

    confirmed and filed as a bug

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