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* [[Add-on:XWMM]] - all platforms. Allows you to edit library entires from a web browser.
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Revision as of 11:05, 5 June 2013

Home icon grey.png   ▶ Video library ▶ Naming video files

Adding videos to the library/Contents

Important: THIS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT STEP TO A SUCCESSFUL LIBRARY SCAN!


In order for the media scrapers to pick up the correct information your file names must follow a certain format:


Supplemental tools

Here are some supplemental tools/applications that can assist in renaming files, general file organization, manual data entry, and more: