Archive for April, 2011

YAMJ File & Folder Naming Rules

I have been using YAMJ (Yet Another Movie Jukebox) with a Popcorn A200 for some time now as alternative to an HTPC and Windows Media Centre. On the whole the experience has been pretty positive and I wanted to share some of the tools & tips that have made the project easier.

Managing your Media Library requires your folders and files to be name correctly, following a number of slightly different formats.

I have had a lot of success using the exact Movie or TV Series Titles as shown in IMDB or TheTVDB.com with ‘.’ (period) separating the words rather than spaces, followed by the year in brackets. The use of the period is not essential but I have found … Read more

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