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  1. Will Trakt ever decide to use TMDB episode information if there is none on TVDB?

    I love trakt. And I love TMDB. I contribute a lot to TMDB and think it is much better of a site and a community and more user friendly than TVDB. I understand that TVDB probably has a more comprehensive database for series compared to TMDB (I think TV shows are only a fairly recent addition to TMDB). However, contributing to TVDB is much more arduous than to TMDB, especially when it comes to getting incorrect data changed. The TVDB forum is fairly dead and slow to respond, me as a user have no idea if they keep track of…

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    • Import watched status from Netflix csv

      Hi, from my account in Netflix I can download a csv of everything I've ever watched and the date I watched it. It would be tremendous if I could import all that into Trakt. Even better if I import is more than once, it shouldn't duplicate - such that I can do it periodically.

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      • Create a folder/list of lists

        I like to keep my series/doramas/animes/variety or reality shows organized by status (currently watching, dropped, priority, freezer etc), but my lists get a bit messy since they're all mixed up.
        If I could create different folders for each, I think it would make things easier.

        And I know it sounds like a feature not many people would use, but it's worth the try.

        Thanks anyway.

        ^^

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        • Movies/Episodes/TV Seasons/TV series Getting Removed

          The main reason I, and I suspect, many others, use, and love, this website is that it is a near perfect tool to keep track of one's watch history. Seeing as that's the most important thing (to me anyway) I would love it if our accounts could get a little notification everytime a movie entry or tv show (or an episode from a tv show) that we've watched gets removed from the trakt database. Just so that we're aware of the things that are no longer accounted for in our watch history. Rather than 5 years later trying to find…

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          • Sync to My Anime List

            There is one to sync from, but I’d like to sync my trakt status to my anime list. This would be great!

            Thanks

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            • Concise History

              Make "History" a nicer, concise list of your viewing activity. Letterboxd does this perfectly with their "Diary" page. Trakt's "History" page is close, but the icons for each ep/show are too big so you have to scroll down a lot and hit "next page" in order to see what you watched in just the last week, let alone last month/years. Simply show the date watched on left, then a small scaled show icon, title of the show and the episode title. That's it... on just one line. Clean and simple. Thanks for the consideration!

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              • Exclude shorts in Most Watched Movies

                Exclude short films to showing up in the Most Watched Movies panel. (Because shorts can be watched so many times.)

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                • Bath edit plays / history

                  When I joined Trakt, I set a bunch of movies/shows I had watched to Release Date if I didn't know the date, but I realized later this messes with my stats more than I'd like. I'd love a bulk edit option (i.e. remove plays before X date) until the indeterminate date option is added.

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                    No immediate plans to add this to the website. For now, the Trakt API can be used to batch edit. There are also some 3rd party tools out there which might help with this too, although those are mostly to help clean up duplicate plays.

                  • Automatically reload page if connection to server is lost.

                    I keep a tab open on Trakt in Firefox for Android at all times and come back to it whenever I need to file something as watched. Because of the caching system in Firefox (possibly just for Android?), sometimes the tab is being loaded from the local cache instead of from the server.

                    When it does this, I'm no longer connected to the server, and trying to mark shows gives me an error saying "You are already signed in." To get the site back into working condition, I need to hit reload in Firefox to force it to establish a…

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                    • Allow to reorder Watchlist

                      Allow to reorder Watchlist in the personal lists page? It's not that important to be featured at the top.

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                      • Add a way to flag duplicates directly from item pages

                        Would it be possible to add some way to flag duplicates directly on the site?

                        For example adding a link "this is/has a duplicate" next to the "refresh data" that open a pop-up where you can enter a link to the duplicate/original of a movie/show, maybe even a comment if details are needed.
                        It would be easier and quicker for user to inform you about them and you could even see the links that are flagged more often and correct them first.

                        It would reduce the number of support messages and make duplicate/error signaling accessible to the less curious of…

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                        • Add VRV

                          vrv.co is a new site by CrunchyRoll to watch anime, but it also pulls in Shudder, Funimation Online, and other content sites.

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                          • Adjust "up next" episodes to be selected as earliest unwatched episode for people skipping around a series.

                            TL;DR: If I've viewed some episodes from season 1 and some from season 7, let me choose my "next episode" to default to the earliest unwatched episode (season 1) rather than the current default of the latest (season 7).

                            Shows without a plot (i.e. documentaries, sketch shows, etc.) are quite often watched out of order. For example, here's my viewing of ESPN's 30 for 30 series.

                            http://i.imgur.com/6N8GzKW.png

                            As you can see episode 3x03 is "up next" but I still have quite a few episodes before it in season 1 and 2 to watch. The true "next" episode for me to…

                            104 votes
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                            • Add "where" and "with" fields

                              It would be nice to be able to indicate where and with who has been seen a particular movie/episode. In particular:

                              [1] Every "watch date" should have its "where" and "with".
                              [2] In the "where" field I can write what I want.
                              [3] In the "with" field I can write what I want or add a trakt user.
                              [4] If in the "where" field I enter "Sunshine Cinema", this place is automatically saved in a specific "Places" page, in which I can add/delete/edit all the places.
                              [5] The places in the "Places" page are automatically suggested when I set the…

                              440 votes
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                              • Mutually Exclusive Lists

                                Allow certain personal lists to be marked as mutually exclusive, meaning that if i add an item to such a list, it should automatically be removed from any other mutually exclusive list.

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                                • Most Watched boxes customizable

                                  During my childhood I watched many animes such as Dragon Ball Z.
                                  If I check-in the seasons the TV Show becomes my most watched TV Show by far.
                                  Therefore this will never change since it has over 200 episodes and no new TV Shows today will have that much (I think)
                                  I would like to be able to add this TV Show in my watched list but don't think having it as my most watched TV show is really relevant.
                                  This applies for movies too.

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                                  - Allow in settings profile section to choose if Most Watched boxes should refer…

                                  23 votes
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                                  • Import movies/shows from another account

                                    Add the ability to import in your account history, from another account on trakt, the selected movies/shows/episodes with the same watch date and the same votes.

                                    160 votes
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                                    • Actor's page : separate or differentiate shows from movies

                                      Hi

                                      Actor's page : separate or differentiate shows from movies

                                      This would help

                                      Thaks

                                      10 votes
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                                      • private profile public list

                                        I have a private profile, but would like to make one of my lists public.

                                        At the moment this doesn't seem to be possible. (Searches for the name of the list, already set to Public, does not return any results. If I go directly to the link of the list when logged out, what shows up is a message that the user is private, and not the public list.)

                                        43 votes
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                                        • Add personal status to shows via the progress page.

                                          I would be really cool if users can mark/flag their shows manually, for example:

                                          Watching - If the user is actively watching it.
                                          Renewed - If the user has caught up and the shows is on break.
                                          Airing - If the user has caught up and the show is airing.
                                          Hiatus - If the user has caught up and the show is on midseason break or something like that.
                                          On-Hold - If the user has paused watching the show but hasn't dropped it.
                                          Dropped - If the user doesn't intend to watch any-more.
                                          Re-watching - If the user is re-watching…

                                          178 votes
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