scrape_some_media_en

Scrape specific media

Since version 1.9.0.3 beta 11 you can only scrape the missing media (artworks) by checking Without Artwork only in the Scrape Options tab. Only the missing media (artworks), checked in the Images options tab will be recovered.
In the scrape engines, only these missing media (artworks) will be presented and selectable.
See : Only scrape missing Artworks

It is possible to scrape only certain media without touching the existing Mixes

Video Tutorial


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These media are:

  • Video
  • Manual
  • Map
  • Fanart
  • Titleshot
  • Boxback
  • Hyperspin theme
  • Extra1 (see media defined in Assignment of media Screenscraper)
  • Round Wheel
  • Screenshot
  • Boxart
  • MArquee
  • Cartridge
  • Overlays
  • Pad2keyboard file

To do this you must:

  • Check ' No image, only texts ' in the ' Images options ' tab
  • Check one or more of these elements in the ' Images Options ' tab:
    • ' Get the video ',
    • ' Get the Manual ',
    • ' Get the Map ',
    • ' Get the Fanart ',
    • ' Get the Titleshot '
    • ' Get the Boxback',
    • ' Theme Hyperspin',
    • ' Get Extra1',
    • ' Round Wheel (HFSDB / Screenscraper)',
    • ' Get the Screenshot',
    • ' Get the Boxart'
    • ' Get the Marquee'
    • ' Get the Cartridge'
    • ' Overlays (choose format 4/3, 16/9, Custom …)
  • For the Pad2keyboard, check ' Pad 2 Key cfg ' in the ' Scrap Options ' tab

* You can filter roms without certain media. See for more details: Filter games without certain media

  • In the right panel ( ROM information ), leave checked the elements you want to update. (Remember to use the ' Check All ' and ' Uncheck All ' buttons to go faster)

  • Select all (' Select all ' button) or part (Ctrl+left click) of the roms to be processed

  • Start the scrape by clicking on the desired button Screenscraper , or other scrape database available

  • Save the gamelist.xml

When you are done with the operations of the Database, remember to save its content in the gamelist.xml by clicking on the button ' Create gamelist.xml '

scrape_some_media_en.txt · Dernière modification : 2022/08/15 09:10 de nexusone13