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Import
additional information

 

  1. Import information from files
  2. Import information from websites

 

last update 24 june 2008.

Import information from files

Camel Disc Catalog can be extended by plugins.

File plugins assosiated with certain extensions. List of supported extensions you can view in Settings dialog (menu item: "Settings\Plugins". Ther you can choose what plugin will process certain necessary file type. You can also turn off processing certain extension or even disable all plugins to speed up scanning process and reduce size of base.

 

Extension settings
Settings for plugins extensions.

 

Currently we have such plugins:

 

Plugin Extensions Description
audio.dll mp1, mp2, mp3, ogg, ogm, oga, flac, mpc, spx, tta, wv Аудио plguin. Extract such fields: Title, Artist, Album, Year, Comment, Track, Genre, Bitrate, Sample rate, Channels, Length, min, Length, sec
images.dll bmp, jpg, jpeg, png, gif, pcx, pnm, tif, tiff, xbm, xpm, ico, cur, ani, iff, tga, targa Graphical plugin. Extract such fields: Width, Height, Images count, Alpha channel, Thumbnail (preview image), EXIF data.
freeimages.dll bmp, cut, dds, exr, g3, gif, hdr, ico, iff, lbm, j2k, j2c, jng, jp2, jpg, jif, jpeg, jpe, koa, zng, pbm, pcd, pcx, pgm, png, ppm, psd, ras, sgi, tga, targa, tif, tiff, wap, wbm, wbmp, xbm, xpm Graphical plugin. Extract such fields: Width, Height, Bits per pixel, Color Type, Is Transparent, Thumbnail (preview image).
media.dll mkv, mka, mks Media plugin. Extract such fields: Duration msec, Duration, Video codec, Aspect, Frame rate, Width, Height, Audio codec, Bitrate, Channels, Sampling rate, Language
ogg, ogm Duration msec, Duration, Author, Title, Location, Album, Track position, Date, Comment, Copyright, URL, Audio codec, Bitrate, Channels, Sampling rate, Language
avi, wav Duration msec, Duration, Video codec, Aspect, Frame rate, Width, Height, Audio codec, Bitrate, Channels, Sampling rate
mpeg, mpg, vob Duration msec, Duration, Author, Title, Album, Track position, Track count, Date, Comment, Video codec, Aspect, Frame rate, Width, Height, Audio codec, Bitrate, Sampling rate
mp4, mpgv, mpv, m1v, m2v Duration msec, Duration, Video codec, Aspect, Frame rate, Width, Height, Audio codec, Bitrate, Channels, Sampling rate
asf, wma, wmv Duration msec, Duration, Author, Title, Album, Track position, Date, Comment, Copyright, Video codec, Aspect, Frame rate, Audio codec, Bitrate, Channels, Sampling rate
qt, mov Duration msec, Duration, Author, Title, Date, Comment, Copyright, Video codec, Aspect, Frame rate, Width, Height, Audio codec, Bitrate, Channels, Sampling rate
ifo Duration msec, Duration, Author, Title, Date, Comment, Copyright, Video codec, Aspect, Frame rate, Width, Height, Audio codec, Bitrate, Channels, Sampling rate, Language
ac3 Duration msec, Duration, Audio codec, Bitrate, Channels, Sampling rate
dts Duration msec, Duration, Audio codec, Bitrate, Channels, Sampling rate
ape, mac Duration msec, Duration, Author, Title, Album, Track number, Comment, Audio codec, Bitrate, Channels, Sampling rate
textinfo.dll txt, diz, nfo Text plugin. Extract such fields: Description, save part of text as description.
webpages.dll htm, html, xhtml, shtml, phtml, dhtml Extract such fields: title, description
framegrab.dll avi, wmv, mpg, mpeg, mp4, dat, vob, flv, mkv Save picture (frame) from vide files.

 

Difference between images.dll and freeimages.dll: first support EXIF field in JPG and JPEG files. But freeimages.dll is faster.

 

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Import information from websites

With help of webimport.dll plugin you can import inmormation from websites.

 

Plugin Elements types Description
webimport.dll Disk, folder, file Extracted fields: Movie Name, Director, Writer, Release Date, Plot Outline, Genre, Cover (picture).

 

Supported resourses:

 

  1. IMDB.com - movie description + cover. English.
  2. GameGuru.ru - game description + cover. English.
  3. Collectorz.com - movie description + cover. English.
  4. Kinopoisk.ru - movie description + cover. Russian.
  5. World-Art.ru - animee description + cover. Russian.

 

For data import you need to activate context menu on selected element (on disk, folder or file) (see screenshot below) and choose item "Import info->Import information from WEB sites".

 

WEB import
Import information from website

 

Then correct search name if needed and choose website. Usualy it finds more than one variant, so you need to choose most suitable.

 

Plugin webimport.dll
Plugin webimport.dll

 

After import additional information will be saved to comment and can be edited by user.

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