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Setup question just cant seem to get it right.

Jan 17, 2013 at 6:29 AM

I have a "recorded tv" folder where mce puts my recorded tv shows and movies. Under the 'Recorded tv" folder I have two other folders "tagedTvShows" and "tagedMovies" I then have another program scan the "Recorded TV" folder and when it matches a tv show on tvdb it renames the file and moves it to the "tagedTvShows" folder. The program I use does not support recorded movies so all movies stay in the "Recorded TV" folder while Recorded TV shows get matched and moved. This is why I am trying out your program since it supports tv and movie recordings from MCE. I only want the tv show/ movie matched renamed and moved to the proper folder no transcode or commskipp. 

I don't keep TV Shows/Movies too long just till I watch them a couple of times then I delete them through the MCE tv library that is why I don't need folders for show/series/episode since MCE wont delete the folder when a show is deleted.

The reason I need the rename and move to folder feature is because I use PLEX to watch my shows when I'm traveling and if the show name does not have the format of                          "The Walking Dead - S03E04 - Killer Within" it does not organize correctly in the Plex library. I have tried your software along with the beta you recommended but cant seem to have it do what I need that is why I thought id describe what I am trying to do and see if you can tell me what settings I might need to mess with more. Or if its even possible yet with your software.



Jan 17, 2013 at 11:05 PM

You want to click Enable custom file renaming  and then below it enter something like:

%showname% - S%season%##E%episode%## - %episodename%

See Filename and Showname Pattern Matching in the advanced concepts portion of the documentation.