Here are tips, tricks and tweaks for Rhythmbox primarily running on Ubuntu
Settings Files Location
Rhythmbox settings are located in your home folder, the folder is hidden by default so first ensure you can see them. If you are using Nautilus open 'Edit' --> -'Preferences' --> 'View' (tab) and tick the checkbox next to 'Show hidden and backup files' or CTRL + H. You can then navigate to:
If you receive an error message when trying to enable this plugin try the following fixes:
Ensure that you have a window manager like Metacity activated.
In the case of Metacity open gconf-editor and navigate to apps/metacity/general and ensure 'compositing_manager' is ticked.
Ensure that Rhythmbox is not running
Edited the following file:
Find the following line then alter it to read as shown in bold:
# import rsvg
Save the file
Open a terminal:
sudo aptitude update sudo aptitude install python-gnome2-desktop