Movie Collector Manual
for Windows edition
Welcome to Movie Collector Download and Install Navigating the Main Screen Adding your First Movie How to search your Collection Adding Movies Automatically Adding Movies Manually Adding Movie Files Field Defaults Importing from text Search Settings Barcode Scanning Managing your Wish List Adding a Box Set Importing from Windows/XML Editing Movies List Items and more Editing Multiple Movies Find Cover Image Adding Trailers, Links and Files Editing List Icons Loan Manager Update File Links Using Core for Movies Customizing Movie Collector Custom Field Names Sorting your Collection Using Folders Edit, Merge List Items Custom Views Activating Connect Sync & Share Synchronize with Connect Linking your movies for Connect CLZ Movies for iPhone/iPod CLZ Movies for Android CLZ Movies HD for iPad Using the Filter screen Collection Statistics Printing a Simple List Export to a text file Browsing your movies on Vista Media Center Updating Movie Collector Print Screen The Collectorz.com movie database Field Reference Data Submission Guidelines The Options Screen Keyboard Shortcuts Creating a Backup Validating Movie Collector Add/Edit Movie Screen
The Movie Collector Database provides your movies with numerous movie data. Still, you will probably want to add some additional details to your movie. For example where it's stored, purchase price, extra liner notes or add other additional information.
The Edit Movie ScreenTo edit an movie's details, you will need to fire up the Edit Movie Screen. You can do so, by selecting the movie you want to edit, right-click it and select: Edit movie. Another way to get there, is to select the movie and choose: Edit > Edit movie from the File Menu.
Figure 1: The Edit Movie Screen - Movie Collector 7
Editing Movie DetailsWhen you want to edit an Movie's Details, like add additional infirmation, change the physical location of where your movie is stored or add a personal note, you need the Edit movie Screen.
- Select an movie from your list
- Click the Edit Movie button on the toolbar:
Figure 2: Add Movie Automatically Button
- Just browse through the different tabs and see what information can be added and edited.
- When done, hit the OK button and watch the Details panel change to reflect the changes you made.
Note: Read the Field Reference topic (under Reference in the left menu) for more details.