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Ignore Metadata?

sullivan.evan@gmail.comsullivan.evan@gmail.com Members, Plex Pass Posts: 105 Plex Pass

Some of the videos I get have meta data and plex uses that metadata. Can I tell plex to ignore any meta data?

Best Answer

  • OttoKernerOttoKerner Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Posts: 22,751 Plex Ninja
    edited July 17 Accepted Answer

    Go to Settings - Server - Agents - Shows - TheTVDB
    In there, grab the line 'Local Media Assets' with your mouse and drag it downwards, so it ends up being at the bottom of the stack of active agents.
    Repeat the same under
    Settings - Server - Agents - Shows - TheMovieDatabase
    +
    Settings - Server - Agents - Movies - Plex Movie
    +
    Settings - Server - Agents - Movies - TheMovieDatabase

    The above will prioritize online metadata unless there is no online metadata for the particular item.

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  • OttoKernerOttoKerner Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Posts: 22,751 Plex Ninja
    edited July 17 Accepted Answer

    Go to Settings - Server - Agents - Shows - TheTVDB
    In there, grab the line 'Local Media Assets' with your mouse and drag it downwards, so it ends up being at the bottom of the stack of active agents.
    Repeat the same under
    Settings - Server - Agents - Shows - TheMovieDatabase
    +
    Settings - Server - Agents - Movies - Plex Movie
    +
    Settings - Server - Agents - Movies - TheMovieDatabase

    The above will prioritize online metadata unless there is no online metadata for the particular item.

    Help others too - by reporting back with your results!
    Have you checked the Documentation before posting a question in the forums?
    Use the SEARCH function before starting a new thread!
    No PMs unless requested, please! Do not use 'verbose' logging
  • sullivan.evan@gmail.comsullivan.evan@gmail.com Members, Plex Pass Posts: 105 Plex Pass

    Works like a charm! Thanks!

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