Options when in Share View are as follows;
Options when in any of the Database Views are as follows;
Name-Full will sort all items alphabetically disregarding item type (folders or video files).
Select the button for a list of supported Views:
Shares view is like a Windows Explorer view of network shares, folders and files.
Plays all videos in the selected folder. You may also press Configuration > Videos, your videos will either start to play immediately or you will be asked how you wish to sort video files before they play.or Play on your remote to play all videos in the selected folder. Depending on your settings in
2. Add to playlist
Adds the selected item to the current playlist.
This option opens the standard MediaPortal file menu options. If you have protected access to the File Menu you will be prompted to enter your PIN code before you can access the options.
Note: File Menu must be enabled in MediaPortal Configuration for this option to be available.
The Actor and Director Views context menu contains the following items:
The only difference between the two is the wording in option 3 (search). Clicking the search option opens the on-screen keyboard where you can enter your search string (actor or director name). Clicking on the actors' or directors' name will display a list of the movies in your database in which they appear or directed. If the actor or director only features in movies stored in your pin protected folders, you must unlock content before the information will appear.
See also Preparing Your System > Codecs, for detailed instructions on installing codecs in Windows to play all your video files.