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Media Companion MC3.589b

Rating:        Based on 1 rating
Reviewed:  1 review
Downloads: 2145
Change Set: ac6a6c943080
Released: Nov 28, 2013
Updated: Nov 27, 2013 by vbat99
Dev status: Beta Help Icon

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Release Notes

A number of Features have been added to Media Companion, as well as a few annoying bugs fixed.


  • Filter by Scrape Error - If a movie scrape fails, MC puts 'Problem in the Genre field. Scrape Error Filter searches for this entry.
  • Alternative versions of Movies, ie: 3D, Directors-Cut. In Movie Preferences -> Advanced2 tab, users can add their own custom separation naming. Please join multiple words with a hyphen. The first match found in the file name or folder name is added to the Movie Title.
  • Using XBMC's TMDB scraper and enabling missing data from IMDB, will run a Batch update on the newly scraped Movie. Don't be surprised by the progress bar along the bottom of MC.


* Movie - Filter by Tag
* Movie - General Filter allows filter by Scrape Error.
* Movie - Allow alternate versions of a movie, with list of 3D, Directors-Cut, Extended-Edition. IMDB or TMDB scraping.
* Movie - If XBMC TMDb as scraper, option to scrape missing data from IMDB. Gets Certificate, Stars and Plot.
* Movie - added Rename folder option %G - Genre.
* Movie - Button added to Fanart & Poster tab, to open Google Image search in external Browser. Copy Url and paste back into Media Companion.
* Both - Depending on selected tab, Movie or TV, F3 - Search for New, F5 - Refresh All. 'ESC' key can now close many open forms, including Log form.


* Movie - Catch trailer url error
* Movie - Fixed local path actors, again.
* Movie - Added Bing and Yahoo to search for correct IMDB ID. This should improve the volume of movies scraped, before we hit google's limit.
* Movie - Fixed renaming function if using XBMC TMDB scraper.
* Both - Tweaked calcuation between 720P & 1080 icon display.

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Reviews for this release

Potential is great, obviously still in Beta.
by Silentprowler on Dec 8, 2013 at 9:30 AM