[MakeMKV] title_t00.mkv, title_t01.mkv, etc

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[MakeMKV] title_t00.mkv, title_t01.mkv, etc

Post by ASUDave » 27 Jun 2019, 04:19

I have Game of Thrones Seasons 1-7 that I ripped from the DVDs using MakeMKV.
Each season is in its own folder and each disc from the season is in its own folder.

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H:\FullDisc\Game of Thrones\S1\Disc1
The files as ripped from MakeMKV are just named the default (title_t00.mkv, title_t01.mkv, etc)

Each "disc" has 2 episodes and several bonus features. Unfortunately, I don't know which file matches up with which episode/bonus feature.

Is it possible to automatically find the names of the episodes/bonus features and rename them to the correct format so plex can pick them up? Or am I misunderstanding what FileBot does?

I've read the FAQ and watched the videos and am so lost. :oops:

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Re: Having a difficult time getting started

Post by rednoah » 27 Jun 2019, 07:11

It'll be impossible to rename these files with FileBot.

You won't be able to automatically rename these files with FileBot, especially if each disk chunk corresponds to an arbitrary number of episodes, or even time codes of episodes, split into different disk chunks.

AFAIK, Plex and Kodi and friends also don't play well with disk chunks that don't exactly correspond to episodes. You'll have to rip each individual episode into its own individual file first, and then FileBot / Plex will play nice.
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Re: [MakeMKV] title_t00.mkv, title_t01.mkv, etc

Post by ASUDave » 27 Jun 2019, 15:08

Sorry. I wasn't clear.

Each file corresponds with either an episode or a bonus feature. I just don't know which file corresponds with which title.

I don't know if that helps anything.

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Re: [MakeMKV] title_t00.mkv, title_t01.mkv, etc

Post by rednoah » 27 Jun 2019, 15:25

In this case you'll have to identify and align episodes with files manually, but otherwise formatting & renaming will be automatic same as usual:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btNSv7AnMMw

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Re: [MakeMKV] title_t00.mkv, title_t01.mkv, etc

Post by ASUDave » 28 Jun 2019, 00:38

Is there anywhere to get the non-episode bonus feature data?

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Re: [MakeMKV] title_t00.mkv, title_t01.mkv, etc

Post by kim » 28 Jun 2019, 01:07

look for "Special" or "season 0"

https://www.thetvdb.com/series/game-of- ... /seasons/0

https://www.themoviedb.org/tv/1399-game ... s/season/0

not there? ... add it to website or filebot cant help you

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Re: [MakeMKV] title_t00.mkv, title_t01.mkv, etc

Post by rednoah » 28 Jun 2019, 04:23

Note that if it's not in the database, then Plex won't be able to index it regardless of the file name.
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Re: [MakeMKV] title_t00.mkv, title_t01.mkv, etc

Post by douggie » 02 Sep 2019, 02:54

is there a good means for ripping TV shows from MKV so FileBot can more easily do a lookup?

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Re: [MakeMKV] title_t00.mkv, title_t01.mkv, etc

Post by rednoah » 02 Sep 2019, 14:00

See FAQ #2 for details. You can take care of things easily via manual matching, as long as each file corresponds to exactly one episode / movie, especially if the alphabetic order of files matches the episode order in the data.
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