pyTivo folder help...

Discussion in 'TiVo Help Center' started by lapdog12, May 27, 2015.

  1. lapdog12

    lapdog12 Member

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    OK, first, I'm a complete noob at this. I'm surprised I even got pytivo working and transferred files to my tivo.

    With that being said, how do I make folders? I have some p90x3 videos that I made so I can do my workout in another room where my mini is. I found this old thread and it's what I want to do, but I don't understand it and it's also 4 years old, maybe there's a better way to make it work.

    http://www.tivocommunity.com/tivo-vb/showthread.php?p=8386380#post8386380

    So if there's an easier way, please let me know. Again, this is a bit over my head but I'm trying.

    Thanks in advance for any tips!
     
    Last edited: May 27, 2015
  2. lapdog12

    lapdog12 Member

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    I think I've figured it out, going from one thread to another. I would love to see a .txt file of what a full metadata file looks like to understand the different lines and what they do.
     
  3. reneg

    reneg Well-Known Member

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    MHunter1 TiVo Bug Hunter

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  5. lpwcomp

    lpwcomp Well-Known Member

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    John's...
    Are you referring to folders/groups on the TiVo or folders within a pyTivo share?

    What model TiVo?
     
  6. lapdog12

    lapdog12 Member

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    Folders/Groups on my Tivo Roamio Pro. I did figure it out eventually. Took a bit of trial and error to get it right. Also, the other info in this thread helped me to understand what each line means and how to write them.
     

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