EMDB is an application to keep track of your movie and TV Series collection. Both physical discs and media files are fully supported. With an automatic import from the database of IMDB, export to csv, text or HTML, thumbnail cover preview, a loan tracker, advances search and filter functions and multi-language user interface. EMDB doesn't need a .NET framework or any other external libraries and is therefore fully portable. And best of all... it's free!
EMDB is available in several languages: English, Dutch, Danish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Slovak, Spanish, Hungarian, Croatian, Swedish, Greek, Catalan, Czech, Norwegian, Japanese, French, Finnish, Polish, Russian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Serbian, Slovenian, Arabic, Portuguese (Brazil), Hebrew, Persian, Albanian, Traditional Chinese, Romanian and Indonesian translations are included in the setup.
April 17th, 2017: EMDB V2.73 released
  • User Interface: Fixed displaying of duration in hours/minutes in the tooltip.
  • User Interface: Added displaying / editing of duration in hours/minutes in the Edit screen if configured that way.
  • User Interface: Added an option and User Interface screens to edit the Writer field.
  • User Interface: Fixed option “Show Season Info in TV Series Names” was not saved.
  • User Interface: Boolshelf jumped to the beginning after deleting a movie.
  • User Interface: Added COMPLETE SERIES label on the bookshelf.
  • User Interface: Improved drawing and positioning of the cover labels.
  • User Interface: Added options to change the Text color of the SEEN, LOANED and COMPLETE SERIES labels.
  • TV Series: Added status field to the TV Series Details screen.
  • TV Series: Synced the general Seen flag with the TV Series Seen Complete Series flag.
  • Clipboard: TVSeries details and Movie posters were not copied when using the clipboard (Ctrl-C / Ctrl-V) functions in the same or another database.
  • Database: Changed the maximum number of discs field from 99 to 999.
  • CSV Import: Added support for Unix line endings.
  • CSV Import: Added support for double quotes in columns.
  • CSV Import: Added support for embedded line breaks.
  • CSV Import: Added support for importing Characters ('Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones' or localized translation for 'as').
  • CSV Import: Added support to only import a subset of the columns in the csv.
  • CSV Import: Added TV MOVIE and STRAIGHT TO VIDEO to the Version field.
  • Database: Added TV MOVIE and STRAIGHT TO VIDEO to the Version field.
  • Translations: Updated the Arabic, Slovenian, Simplified Chinese, Czech and Dutch translations.
March 25th, 2017: EMDB V2.72 released
  • User Interface: Added keyboard shortcuts Ctrl-K / Ctrl-E for global search.
  • IMDb Import: Fixed importing of thumbnails / posters.
  • Autoupdate: Fixed an issue were the Autoupdater could not update itself correctly.
  • Database: Added DTS:X to the audio streams.
  • Database: After switching databases the posters from the previous database were still shown.
  • Database: After installing a new version the last used custom database does not show correctly.
  • HTML Export: Added a new template 'ResponsiveRed' to the download section.
  • TV Series: After opening the TVSeries details screen the file size sometimes got corrupted.
  • Translations: Updated the Turkish, Slovak, German, Italian, Indonesian, Slovenian, Arabic, Danish and Dutch translations.
February 25th, 2017: EMDB V2.71 released
  • Database: Changing the Spoken Language to Silent could corrupt the database.
  • User Interface: Fixed typing Ctrl-A in SearchBox selected all movies.
  • User Interface: Fixed typing DEL in SearchBox deleting the selected movie(s).
  • User Interface: Fixed tooltips were showing even if EMDB was not the active application.
  • User Interface: Added a button to select a folder in the Search Location screen.
  • Translations: Updated the Czech, Arabic and Dutch translations.
February 20th, 2017: EMDB V2.70 released
  • User Interface: Fixed the SearchBox positioning for screens with large font sizes.
  • Database: Fixed Poster indexes were not updated when re-indexing the database.
  • User Interface: Fixed an issue with Searching Languages.
February 19th, 2017: EMDB V2.69 released
  • User Interface: Added a SearchBox in the main window.
  • User Interface: Fixed selection of the bookshelf after direct searching by typing.
  • Add From Hard Disk: Added support for Kodi generated nfo files. (
  • Translations: Fixed a crash when selecting multiple movies in certain (not up-2-date) translations (like Arabic).
  • Edit Multiple movies: Added an option to lock multiple movies at once.
  • IMDb Import: Improved thumbnail / poster import. Certain movies only got a very small thumbnail (e.g. 'The signal' and 'Arrival').
  • Search / Filter: 4K was not included in HD filtering.
  • HTML Export: The rating layout was not correct for several translations.
  • User Interface: 3D Over/Under is now correctly added to the movie details panel.
  • User Interface: Fixed an issue when the scrollbar was completely dragged down the last row of the bookshelf was not always fully visible.
  • Database: Added 'Silent' as option for audio streams and spoken languages.
  • Add From Hard Disk: Improved adding of unrecognized TV Series.
  • Add From Hard Disk: Added an option to remove specific words when using the file name for IMDb queries.
  • Database: Delete movie didn't delete the poster.
  • Database: Removing unused Thumbnails didn't remove posters.
  • Translations: Updated the Czech, Catalan, Simplified Chinese, Arabic and Dutch translations.
January 17th, 2017: EMDB V2.68 released
  • Add From Harddisk: Fixed an issue in detecting a media file is a TV Series episode which could lock up the scan.
January 16th, 2017: EMDB V2.67 released
  • General: Added several stability improvements.
  • IMDb import: Improved importing of duration (e.g. for 'Ambush In Leopard Street').
  • User Interface: Media files containing '&' characters did not play from the main window.
  • User Interface: Scrolwheel still worked in main window when Add/Edit was open.
  • TV Series: Added support for 'S1 E1' and '101' season / episode formatting.
  • Media Info: Fixed reading of duration did not always work correctly with the new version of MediaInfo.
  • User Interface: Added options to configure when to show 4K boxes.
  • Thumbnails: Added an option to only download low resolution thumbnails.
  • Translations: Updated the Spanish, Czech, Italian, Slovenian and Dutch translations.
December 23th, 2016: EMDB V2.66 released
  • TheMovieDb import: Fixed second and next imports didn't return a cover.
  • IMDb import: Improved importing of English, original and localized titles.
  • Crash Recovery: Added an option to restore the previous version of EMDB.
  • Media Info: Updated to version 0.7.91.
  • Media Info: Fixed an issue in detecting the language for multiple audio streams.
  • Scan Hard Disk: Added an Abort function.
  • Scan Hard Disk: Improved the logging messages.
  • Translations: Updated the Russian, Slovenian and Dutch translations.
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