How to add numbers to episode numbers

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johnken
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How to add numbers to episode numbers

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Sorry if this is simple and I should be able to figure it out, but I don't really know enough programming to figure this out. I'm trying to add 7 to all my episode numbers. I currently have Arrested Development Remix listed as e01-e22, but theTVDB lists them as e08-e29.

How can I get it to add 7 so I don't have to rename them manually? I've played around with sum and can't get the syntax right, mainly because I have no idea what I'm doing.
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Re: How to add numbers to episode numbers

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You'll want to solve the problem at the source (i.e. matching) so that the format has the correct data to work with in the next step.

Automatic matching can't work if SxE numbers are misleading. You'll want to align the files and episodes manually, which should be exceedingly simple assuming at least the order of episodes is the same for both numbering schemes.

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Re: How to add numbers to episode numbers

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it's Specials on thetvdb
e.g. S00E08
https://thetvdb.com/series/arrested-dev ... official/0
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