Difference between revisions of "Media Files Sync"

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==Accessing==
 
==Accessing==
 
Using the [[LinuxMCE Admin Website]] you can access the Media Files Sync, through the "Files and Media" drop down menu at the top of the page, > Media Files Sync.  You can then navigate your media files.
 
Using the [[LinuxMCE Admin Website]] you can access the Media Files Sync, through the "Files and Media" drop down menu at the top of the page, > Media Files Sync.  You can then navigate your media files.
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==General Navigation==
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On the left, you'll see a navigation tree starting at your home folder.  Clicking on a folder within the '''left-most pane''' will display its contents in the pane on the right.  Clicking on any file or folder in the '''right'''
  
 
==Custom Cover Art==
 
==Custom Cover Art==
 
If you have a disk that does not have cover art because it is not found on Amazon, or you just want to use your own custom cover art you can do that here.  If you want to search Amazon first, check out [[Cover Art]].  First navigate to the file you want using the disk menu on the left of the page until you find the file.  For instance when I copied a home movie off a dvd, LinuxMCE named it "Unknown_disk.dvd".  Once you find it, click on the file on the right side of the page.  You can now edit the file name and attributes and be sure to click the "update" button.  You can browse to the jpg photo you want to upload, then click "Add picture".  JPG pictures 350 x 500 seem to do well.  Be sure to click the "update" button when you are done.
 
If you have a disk that does not have cover art because it is not found on Amazon, or you just want to use your own custom cover art you can do that here.  If you want to search Amazon first, check out [[Cover Art]].  First navigate to the file you want using the disk menu on the left of the page until you find the file.  For instance when I copied a home movie off a dvd, LinuxMCE named it "Unknown_disk.dvd".  Once you find it, click on the file on the right side of the page.  You can now edit the file name and attributes and be sure to click the "update" button.  You can browse to the jpg photo you want to upload, then click "Add picture".  JPG pictures 350 x 500 seem to do well.  Be sure to click the "update" button when you are done.

Revision as of 21:30, 8 December 2008

Accessing

Using the LinuxMCE Admin Website you can access the Media Files Sync, through the "Files and Media" drop down menu at the top of the page, > Media Files Sync. You can then navigate your media files.

General Navigation

On the left, you'll see a navigation tree starting at your home folder. Clicking on a folder within the left-most pane will display its contents in the pane on the right. Clicking on any file or folder in the right

Custom Cover Art

If you have a disk that does not have cover art because it is not found on Amazon, or you just want to use your own custom cover art you can do that here. If you want to search Amazon first, check out Cover Art. First navigate to the file you want using the disk menu on the left of the page until you find the file. For instance when I copied a home movie off a dvd, LinuxMCE named it "Unknown_disk.dvd". Once you find it, click on the file on the right side of the page. You can now edit the file name and attributes and be sure to click the "update" button. You can browse to the jpg photo you want to upload, then click "Add picture". JPG pictures 350 x 500 seem to do well. Be sure to click the "update" button when you are done.