movies,videos database

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by dtklamf, Feb 16, 2008.

  1. dtklamf macrumors regular

    Oct 15, 2007
    something other than ivideo for catalouging and previewing videos and clips..
  2. bmcgonag macrumors 65816


    Mar 20, 2007
    Use Front Row.

    I setup my Movies Drive with Genre Folders (Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller, Suspense, Romantic Comedy, etc.)

    In each of those I setup Alphabetical Folders...I have about 320 Movies so I did a folder for A-E, F-J, and so on.

    Then I drag the appropriate movies into those folders.

    Now make an alias of the Drive or Folder, so for me I right-clicked (ctrl+click) on the Movies Drive, and select 'Make Alias' from the menu.

    I drag that alias to the Movie directory in my Home area.

    Now in Front Row you can navigat to Movies, Movies Alias, Comedy, F-J, and see theh movies there and the preview.

    You can also use iTunes to archive them, and select the cover art, but it makes itunes very slow.


Share This Page