ModernMedia UI+ - Modern Theme and All-New Features

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Re: ModernMedia UI+ - Modern Theme and All-New Features

Post by jachin99 » Tue Mar 26, 2019 11:45 pm

I'm not getting rotten tomatoes or what looks like the extended guide data from EPG123. I verified that EPG123 is creating the file, and I have pointed MMUI+ to EPG123's program data folder, and the output folder inside of EPG123's program data folder. Do you have any idea what could be wrong?

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Post by garyan2 » Wed Mar 27, 2019 2:39 am

I believe you need to point MMUI+ to the location of epg123.exe and/or epg123Client.exe. It does it's own logic to determine the location of the mmuiplus.json file. Note that epg123 doesn't provide the rotten tomatoes or flixster information, but MMUI+ may need the mmuiplus.json file to find it?
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Post by jachin99 » Wed Mar 27, 2019 1:26 pm

Thanks Gary. Pointing MMUI+ to the EPG123 folder under program files (x86) gave me the enhanced guide data but I'm still not getting the rotten tomato or flixter scores.

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Post by W10MC » Thu Mar 28, 2019 3:55 am

jachin99 wrote:
Wed Mar 27, 2019 1:26 pm
I'm still not getting the rotten tomato or flixter scores.
The scores are not populating due to some changes made recently by Rotten Tomatoes. An update for ModernMedia UI+ will be available soon to restore the data.
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Post by cmal » Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:17 pm

besides the question whether there is any chance that reception of DVB S2 with H265 encoding might be realized in the modern media center (I stated this already elsewhere)...

I'm wondering whether there might be implemented the feature to record certain seasons or episodes of a series... garyon2 provides with his epg123 the info for each episode; would it be possible to say for example: record only episodes > s04e07 ...?
Thanks

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Post by W10MC » Sat Apr 06, 2019 3:45 am

cmal wrote:
Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:17 pm
reception of DVB S2 with H265 encoding
This is not likely to happen.
cmal wrote:
Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:17 pm
record certain seasons or episodes of a series
Unfortunately, I don't think this type of feature would be viable. While it may be technically possible, it would require a creative solution to implement.

Thanks for your suggestions.
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Post by jachin99 » Sat Apr 06, 2019 3:41 pm

cmal wrote:
Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:17 pm
besides the question whether there is any chance that reception of DVB S2 with H265 encoding might be realized in the modern media center (I stated this already elsewhere)...

I'm wondering whether there might be implemented the feature to record certain seasons or episodes of a series... garyon2 provides with his epg123 the info for each episode; would it be possible to say for example: record only episodes > s04e07 ...?
Thanks
I can't do much about h265 but this might help you set rules for and or find specific shows to record https://12noon.com/?page_id=204

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Post by cmal » Sat Apr 06, 2019 11:38 pm

W10MC wrote:
Sat Apr 06, 2019 3:45 am
cmal wrote:
Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:17 pm
reception of DVB S2 with H265 encoding
This is not likely to happen.
that is what I feared; at the moment the H265 broadcasts are few (Europe/Germany) but their number is increasing, which naturally limits the useful life span of windows media center for me...

jachin99 wrote:
Sat Apr 06, 2019 3:41 pm
cmal wrote:
Thu Apr 04, 2019 8:17 pm
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I'm wondering whether there might be implemented the feature to record certain seasons or episodes of a series... garyan2 provides with his epg123 the info for each episode; would it be possible to say for example: record only episodes > s04e07 ...?
I can't do much about h265 but this might help you set rules for and or find specific shows to record https://12noon.com/?page_id=204
thank you very much for this hint ! I will have a good look at this tool.

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Post by DavidMD67 » Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:18 pm

First , I like the Modern UI+ interface. I'm using on WMC 8.82 W10 1809. Almost all shows don't have any information when you right click. Synopsis blank, up coming blank, cast blank (not at machine right now). Am i missing something?

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Post by W10MC » Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:55 pm

DavidMD67 wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:18 pm
Almost all shows don't have any information when you right click. Synopsis blank, up coming blank, cast blank (not at machine right now).
Do the same programs display information with the theme disabled? Open UI+ and uncheck "Enable Theme" to test.
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