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FileBot Comments

Comment by quart-temps
about FileBot · Sep 2017 · Helpful Not helpful 9 Helpful Report as spam

Great App. So sad it became too expensive.


Feature request

Comment by Duszolap
about FileBot · Dec 2012 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

Great app! - one missing feature for me is ability to download URL's with link to movie page on IMDB etc - it would be great if this feature could be added


You can generate .nfo files and FileBot will already include the IMDb/TMDb links in there. Just grabbing that info and writing it into another file is easy from there.

Mass download subtitles

Comment by nikolas22t
about FileBot · Sep 2012 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

I have a folder with 600 movies and i am looking for a way to download subtitles in Greek for all the movies , You software need to add movies one by one its not supporting adding the parent folder and look into movies and download like subdownloader ( that's not free for windows)


That's what it says on the main page, that's how it works:

  1. Drag your movie or episode files onto the top-right drop area
  2. Hit "Download"!

Or cmdline if you prefer that:

Is it possible to autorename downloaded subtitles to same name as video file

Comment by Polttis
about FileBot · May 2012 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

That would be awesome.

Also for directory and all subdirs -> fetch subtitle if one doesn't exist already in the same folder.


All supported. You can fetch missing for one folder or use a script to handle the whole tree. It's all on our homepage/forums.

You can also use the video files as template for renaming the subtitle files. It's all in the video tutorial.

The Subtitles Finder

Comment by schembri
about FileBot · Jul 2011 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

Tried 'em all, this is the best of the lot. And it's cross-platform to boot.