Find & Add DVDs Screen Overview

find and add screen

This screen allows you to search for sets of DVDs by title or series or Actor


For each DVD you can see:

  • Title of the DVD
  • The DVD Image (if images are enabled)
  • The Series Name and Number
  • The Release Date
  • The Actor
  • An icon representing if this DVD is already your shelves

Each DVD can be selected (ticked)


The action buttons are used to control most of this screen


Touch Actions


Pressing the 'Title'/'Series'/'Actor' will change what you are searching for


Pressing the 'Search' button will start a search


Long Pressing a DVD will give you a menu with actions for that DVD


Phone Buttons


The Menu button provides a list of actions available to all DVDs


The Search button provides access to the DVD Library App quick search functionality


The Back button takes you back to the previous screen



Adverts / Donate

Adverts can be removed by Donating to get an advanced key




Action Buttons

left match by
Code & Title
locale
Locale:
filter
All / New
select all
Select All
add
Add
images
Images
help
Help
right     search
Search
search

This button, which is always visible, starts the search

searching dialog


if you choose to cancel the lookup, the DVDs found so far will be shown:

cancel lookup dialog

cancelling the lookup again will not display any DVDs

match by

This toggles between the 'Code & Title' and 'Title Only' matching modes

Which controls how the listed DVDs are matched to your existing DVDs

locale

Allows you to select the source region used for finding DVDs

source dialog

show all

Toggles between showing all found DVDs

And just those that have not been matched to DVDs found in the shelves

select all

Selects (ticks) all found DVDs that have not been matched

Choosing this option again unticks all DVDs

add selected

Adds all selected (ticked) DVDs to your shelves

confirm add dialog

images

Toggle showing of images

Note that all images will have to downloaded from the sources

This may involve a large amount of data usage, you will be prompted to confirm first

confirm images dialog

help

Launches App Help for the current screen

App Help is available either online or offline

help choice


The Offline Help App will prompt for installation if not already installed (its approx 11mb)

Offline help can be turned on by default in the Settings Screen




Main Menu

Accessed by pressing the menu button.

add selected

Adds all selected (ticked) DVDs to your shelves

confirm add dialog

search

Opens the Search Screen or searches for DVDs in various ways

See the Search Page for more details
find dialog

settings

Opens the Settings Screen

app info

Displays help options

help menu


  • F.A.Q.
  • View the full FAQ page directly from the app


  • App Help
  • Where available, these App Help Pages are available either online or offline

    help choice

    (Offline help can be turned on by default in the Settings Screen)


  • Donate
  • donate for an advanced key


  • App/Download Info
  • Visit the website to check latest download info


  • Email Developer
  • You can email the developer directly


  • Tips
  • Displays the quick tips dialog

    app info


  • App Info
  • View the current app version and release notes


  • New Version Info
  • See if a new version is available (and check the main website for latest updates)

    version status




DVD Item Menu

Accessed by long pressing on a found DVD.

DVD title  
select

Selects the current DVD

add

Adds the DVD to your shelves

view details

Downloads basic details of the DVD
and displays them on the Edit Screen as per a new DVD

view matches

Starts the Search Screen to view the matches for this DVD

find on web

Search for the selected DVD on the web

See the Search Page for more details

reload image

If images are shown, reloads the image for this DVD



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