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Windows 7: Yammm - Yet Another Media Meta Manager

View Poll Results: How would you rate Yammm
Best metadata application you've used 26 38.24%
Easy to use with plenty of potential 24 35.29%
Can't quite get to grips with it 6 8.82%
Not my cup of tea 12 17.65%
Voters: 68. You may not vote on this poll

25 Jun 2009   #61
Microsoft MVP

6x W2K8 R2 (x64), 6x W7 7600 (x64), 2x Gentoo (x64), 1x Ubuntu 9.04 (x64), 1x pfSense (FreeBSD)

FYI, The download link will be unavailable on and off for the next two days as I setup a new homepage, release notes, auto update location,... for the new version.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jun 2009   #62
Orbital Shark


Thanks for the heads up man
My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Jun 2009   #63

windows7 7600 x86

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mikinho View Post
Keep me posted. I plan on rebuilding two of my PCs this weekend so I'll check as well to ensure I didn't introduce a bug on new builds.
mikinho -I just upgraded to 7260 build and all is well - glad that's taken care of.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

03 Jul 2009   #64

Windows 7

it dosent giv me the artwok :/ wat should i do
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Jul 2009   #65
Orbital Shark


Hi Booom, welcome to the forums.

Just make sure that all of your movie files are in their own folder, extract the contents of and copy to the folder that has all your videos. Once you run the file, all your movies will be in their own folder.

You need to have the correct folder selected to manage
Yammm - Yet Another Media Meta Manager-capture1.png

And all the download sections you need are selected
Yammm - Yet Another Media Meta Manager-capture.png

There is also a tutorial for setting up your movie library
Media Center- Setup Movie Library

Hope this helps

My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Jul 2009   #66


I'm loving this setup, it's pretty awesome.

Two niggles though.

1)What if you're accessing multiple network destinations that require different credentials?

2)Secondly, YAMMM apparenlty doesn't like the movie "Under The Same Moon", it renames it as "please remove this file" but it get's all the correct data. =(
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Jul 2009   #67
Microsoft MVP

6x W2K8 R2 (x64), 6x W7 7600 (x64), 2x Gentoo (x64), 1x Ubuntu 9.04 (x64), 1x pfSense (FreeBSD)

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by copernicus View Post
I'm loving this setup, it's pretty awesome.

Two niggles though.

1)What if you're accessing multiple network destinations that require different credentials?

2)Secondly, YAMMM apparenlty doesn't like the movie "Under The Same Moon", it renames it as "please remove this file" but it get's all the correct data. =(
#1- Working on that. I'm going to change so that there are default credentials and folder credentials

#2- This is because the movie was created twice in The user who created the 2nd entry probably noticed and renamed it w/o letting the moderators know. I'll submit a request to have it deleted and add an ignore list to Yammm with "please delete"
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jul 2009   #68

Windows 7

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Orbital Shark View Post
Hi Booom, welcome to the forums.

Just make sure that all of your movie files are in their own folder, extract the contents of Attachment 16574 and copy to the folder that has all your videos. Once you run the file, all your movies will be in their own folder.

You need to have the correct folder selected to manage
Attachment 16576

And all the download sections you need are selected
Attachment 16575

There is also a tutorial for setting up your movie library
Media Center- Setup Movie Library

Hope this helps
i got it to work thank you
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jul 2009   #69
Orbital Shark


Good work, nice 1
My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Jul 2009   #70

windows7 7600 x86

I jumped the gun the other day when i said Yammm was working OK after my upgrade to 7260. Come to find out it only would open the program and nothing would happen.

Well after debating whether or not to do a reformat I decided to install .net framework 4 - here and all seems to work now. Guess my 3.5 .net framework was faulty or something.
visual studio 2010

also a quick question - wondering why some movies are relabeled with the at the end - like I chose it to do, and a lot of them did not get renamed, but the year was put in? as seen in this list

# Generated on 2009-07-04 08:09:19 by Directory Lister v0.9.1
e:\Film\ (7)                                              437 733 2009-07-04
10,000 BC (2008)                                  
25th HourThe (2002)                             
28 Weeks Later (2007)                             
3-10 to Yuma (2007)                               
30 Days of Night (2007)                           
A Christmas Carol  
Abbott Costello in Who Done It                  
and Costello meet Frankenstein             
and Costello Meet the Invisible Man (1951
Abbott and Costello Meet the KillerBoris Karloff
and Costello Meet the Mummy (1955)         
ACROSS UNIVERSE (2007)                            
Alpha Dog (2006)                                  
Amadeus (1984)                                    
anamorph (2007)                                   
Anatomy of a Murder (1959)                        
Appaloosa (2008)                                  
Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert 
Awake (2007)                                      
Babes In Toyland ()                               
Babylon A.D. (2008) [Babylon Babies]              
Bangkok Dangerous (2008)                          
Bank JobThe (2008)                              
Barry Lyndon (1975)                               
Billy Bathgate (1991)                             
Black Christmas (2006)                            
Bone Dry (2007)                                   
Boogeyman (2005)                                  
Book of ShadowsBlair Witch 2 (2000)             
Borderland (2007)                                 
BorrowersThe (1997)                             
Bourne UltimatumThe (2007)                      
Breach (2007)                                     
Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)                      
Brothers ThreeAn American Gothic (2007)         
Bucket (2008)                                     
Bullitt (1968)                                    
C'era una volta il West (1968) [Once Upon A Time I
Caligula (1979)                                   
Captivity (2007)                                  
Carver (2008)                                     
Chaos (2006)                                      
Chasseurs De Dragons (2008) [Dragon Hunters]      
children of men (2006)                            
Christmas Carol, A (1984)                         
Christmas Vacation (1989)                         
Christmas With The Kranks (2004)                  
Cleaner (2007)                                    
close encounters (1977)                           
cloverfield (2008)                                
Cocksucker Blues (1972)                           
compass (2007)                                    
CON AIR (1997)                                    
Constantine (2005)                                
Contractor, The (2007)                            
Cottage, The (2008)                               
Covenant, The (2006)                              
Crank (2006)                                      
Crazy Eights (2006)                               
Cube (1997)                                       
Dances With Wolves (1990)                         
Darby O'
Gill and the Little People (1959)         
Dark Floors                                       
Dark Fury
-animated (2004)                         
Das Boot (1981) [The Boat]                        
Daughters of Joy                                  
Day of the Dead 
Daylight Robbery                                  
Dead Pool
The (1988)                             
Dead Silence                                      
Dead Space
Downfall (2008)                       
Death Defying Acts (2007)                         
Death Sentence (2007)                             
Deaths of Ian StoneThe (2007)                   
Deck The HallsDvDrip AC3-aXXo (2006)              
Demon Seed (1977)                                 
Desperation (2006)                                
Diary of the Dead (2007)                          
Diminished Capacity (2008)                        
Dirty Harry (1971)                                
DuchessThe (2008)                               
Eastern Promises (2007)                           
Elephant (2003)                                   
Empire Records (1995)                             
Enemy at the Gates (2001)                         
EnforcerThe (1976)                              
Event Horizon (1997)                              
Evil of FrankensteinThe (1964)                  
eXistenZ (1999)                                   
Eye Of The Needle (1981)                          
Eye See You (2002)                                
EyeThe (2008)                                   
Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)               
Feast (2005)                                      
Feast 2 Sloppy Seconds (2008)                   
FELON (2008)                                      
Flesh+Blood (1985)                                
Flight Before ChristmasThe                      
Flight of the living dead 
Fly Me To The Moon (2008)                         
Fool's Gold (2008)                                
Forrest Gump (1994)                               
Frankenstein (2004)                               
Frankenstein meets the Wolf Man (1943)            
Fred Claus (2007)                                 
Free Jimmy (2006)                                 
From Beyond                                       
Frontičre(s) (2007)                               
Frosty The Snowman (1969)                         
Full Metal Jacket (1987)                          
Funnygames (2007)                                 
Gabriel (2007)                                    
Gargoyles (Eng - 1972)                            
Get Smart (2008)                                  
Ghost of Frankenstein, The (1942)                 
Ghost Story (1981)                                
South ()                                    
Gone (2007)                                       
GONE BABY GONE (2007)                             
GoodThe Bad and the UglyThe (1966)            
Grudge 2The (2006)                              
GuardianThe (2006)                              
Guns (1988)                                       
Halloween (2007)                                  
Halloween 2007 WORKPRINT-DVD-FUA INT Converted to 
The (2008)                             
Harsh Times (2006)                                
Harvey (1950)                                     
Heartbreak Ridge (1986)                           
Hero wanted (2008)                                
High Plains Drifter (1973)                        
HitcherThe (2007)                               
Hitman (2007)                                     
Hocus Pocus (1993)                                
Hold That Ghost                                   
The (2001)                                  
Horror of FrankensteinThe (1971)                
Horse WhispererThe (1998)                       
House (1986)                                      
House (2008)                                      
House Of Frankenstein (1944)                      
HowlingThe (1981)                               
I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)            
I Know Who Killed Me (2007)                       
I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (1998)      
I'll Always Know What You Did Last Summer (2006)  
Idle Hands (1999)                                 
In Bruges (2008)                                  
Inside Man (2006)                                 
Invisible, The (2007)                             
Jack and the Beanstalk (1952)                     
Jack Bull, The (1999)                             
Jackie Brown (1997)                               
Ji Jie Hao (2007) [Assembly]                      
Joe Kidd (1972)                                   
Johnny Handsome (1989)                            
Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)         
Jumper (2008)                                     
s Heroes (1970)                             
King Lear (2009)                                  
kiss the girls (1997)                             
Lady in the Water (2006)                          
Lara Croft Tomb RaiderThe Cradle of Life (2003
Lara CroftTomb Raider (2001)                    
Last Boy Scout (1991)                             
Leatherheads (2008)                               
Little Women (1994)                               
Live! (2007)                                      
LookoutThe (2007)                               
lord of the rings trigolgy                        
Lost Boys
The Tribe (2008)                       
Lost in Space (1998)                              
Mad Max (1979)                                    
Mad Monster Party (1967)                          
Madness of King GeorgeThe (1994)                
Magnum Force (1973)                               
Man Called Horse(1970)                        
Man from EarthThe (2007)                        
Man Who Shot Liberty ValanceThe (1962)          
MansLe (1971)                                   
MessengersThe (2007)                            
Michael Clayton (2007)                            
Midnight Meat TrainThe (2008)                   
Miller's Crossing (1990)                          
Minority Report (2002)                            
Mirrors (2008)                                    
Mist, The (2007)                                  
Mutant Chronicles, The (2008)                     
Nanny Diaries, The (2007)                         
National Lampoon'
s Animal House (1978)            
National TreasureBook of Secrets (2007)         
NaturalThe (1984)                               
Never cry wolf (1983)                             
Nightmare Man (2006)                              
North to Alaska 
O BrotherWhere Art Thou- (2000)                 
Ocean's Thirteen (2007)                           
Old Yeller Belly (1957)                           
On Any Sunday (1971)                              
On The Waterfront (1954)                          
One Missed Call (2008)                            
Other Boleyn Girl, The (2008)                     
Others, The (2001)                                
Outland (1981)                                    
Outlaw Josey Wales, The (1976)                    
Outpost (2008)                                    
Oxford Murders, The (2008) [Crimes a Oxford]      
P.S. I Love You (2007)                            
P2 (2007)                                         
pathfinder (2007)                                 
Pathology (2008)                                  
Per qualche dollaro in pių (1965) [For a Few Dolla
Perfect Hideout (2008)                            
Perfume- The Story Of A Murderer (2006)           
Pink Floyd - The Wall (1982)                      
Plunkett And Macleane  (1999)                     
Point Break (1991)                                
Polar Express, The (2004)                         
Presto (2008)                                     
Prince Caspian (2008)                             
Prom Night (2008)                                 
Pumpkinhead (1988)                                
Pumpkinhead 3 - 2006 - Ashes To Ashes             
Pumpkinhead Blood Feud (2007)                     
Pumpkinhead II Blood Wings (1993)                 
Quadrophenia (1979)                               
Rage, The (2007)                                  
Raising Flagg (2006)                              
Rambo (2008)                                      
ravenous (1999)                                   
Reaping, The (2007)                               
Rebel Without A Cause (1955)                      
Red Planet (2000)                                 
Rendition (2007)                                  
RESERVATION ROAD (2007)                           
Resident Evil 3                                   
Revenge of Frankenstein, The (1958)               
Revolver (2005)                                   
Righteous Kill (2008)                             
Rise- Blood Hunter (2007)                         
ROCKY (1976)                                      
ROCKY II (1979)                                   
ROCKY III (1982)                                  
ROCKY IV (1985)                                   
ROCKY V (1990)                                    
Rooster Cogburn                                   
s Shiny New Year (1976)                   
Rudolphthe Red-Nosed Reindeer                   
The (2008)                                 
Salton SeaThe (2002)                            
Santa Claus Is Coming to Town                     
Saturady Night Live Xmas                          
Scrooge (1951)                                    
Se7en (1995)                                      
SELF HELP                                         
-pro (2008)                                   
September Dawn (2007)                             
Seraphim Falls (2007)                             
Seven Years in Tibet (1998)                       
Sgt  Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978)      
Shattered (1991)                                  
Shootist, The (1976)                              
shrooms (2007)                                    
Shutter (2004) [Shutter- The Original]            
Signal, The (2007)                                
Silence of the Lambs, The (1991)                  
Silk (2007)                                       
Silver Bullet (1985)                              
Simple Plan, A (1998)                             
Sleuth (1972)                                     
sleuth (2007)                                     
Slither (2006)                                    
Solstice (2008)                                   
Somebody Help Me                                  
Something Wicked This Way Comes[1983-1hr34min]    
Son Of Frankenstein (1939)                        
Southern Comfort (1981)                           
Space Chimps (2008)                               
Species (1995)                                    
Species 2 (1998)                                  
Species III (2004)                                
Species The Awakening (2007)                      
Spiderwick Chronicles ()                          
Splinter (2008)                                   
Stop-Loss (2008)                                  
Strangers, The (2008)                             
Street Kings (2008)                               
Sudden Impact (1983)                              
Superbad (2007)                                   
Superhero Movie (2008)                            
Supernova (2000)                                  
Support Your Local Sheriff (1969)                 
Sweeney Todd- The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (20
Take (2008)                                       
Tales from the Crypt Demon Knight (1995)          
The Brides of Dracula                             
The Entity (1981)                                 
The Horror Show (1989)                            
The Klansman (1974)                               
The Mad (2007)                                    
The Mountain Men (1980)                           
The Princess Bride (1987)                         
The Return of A Man Called Horse (1976)           
The Tale Of Sweeney.Todd 1998                     
The War Lover (1962)                              
The Water Horse (2007)                            
There Will Be Blood (2007)                        
They Wait                                         
Thin Red Line, The (1998)                         
Thirteenth Floor, The (1999)                      
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)                  
Timber Falls (2007)                               
Timber Falls (2007) [Wrong Turn 2]                
Tooth & Nail (2007)                               
Trailer Park Of Terror                            
Trainspotting (1996)                              
Tripper, The (2006)                               
Tripping The Rift (2008)                          
Tunnel Rats                                       
Turistas (2006)                                   
Twelve Days Of Terror                             
Twister (1996)                                    
Two Mules For Sister Sara (1970)                  
Underdog (2007)                                   
Unearthed (2007)                                  
Ungodly, The                                      
untraceable (2008)                                
Vacancy (2007)                                    
Vantage Point (2008)                              
Von Ryan'
s Express (1965)                         
WallˇE (2008)                                     
When A Stranger Calls (2006)                      
Wicker Man
The (2006)                            
Wild Hogs (2007)                                  
Wind Chill (2007)                                 
Wolf ManThe (1941)                              
WoodsThe (2006)                                 
Year Without a Santa ClausThe (1974)            
Yellow Submarine (1968)                           
Zodiac (2007)                                     
1. Add MyMovies dna                               
2. folderdna                                      
3. Remove MyMovies dna                            
4. RemoveFolderDna                                
5. folder                                         
6. mymovies                                       
7. 1 
It's strange on another drive it left all the at beginning even though it was checked to go at end of file name - works when it wants to - is there a way to send a report of some kind?
Thanks, t41
btw- this is the best program for metadata I've used to date -

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