Updating media library
It affects scrapes when you are adding new episodes to an existing tv show in your library. If this is the case, you need to remove the tv show from your library. As @Karellen pointed out API's at TVDB and TMDB required changes, your install might have fallen through the cracks, ensure your library versions are up-to-date, failing that refer to this thread 320682 I agree with @Pat K. Maybe you could set up a Portable Install of the latest version, move the above show to a new Source, and add that new Source to the Portable Install of Kodi.
The nfo you have are either non-existant, incorrectly located or not compatible with Kodi. You claim to be using local nfo only, yet your log clearly shows you contacting the TVDB... This is an attempt to bypass your My SQL server, and ensure you have a fresh install. Hello, I had tried the thetvdb setting to see if it worked.
Open up Explorer and Browse your way to:%USERPROFILE%\App Data\Local\Microsoft\Media Player.
From here delete all of the files named Current Database_***and Local MLS_*
Unable to parse web site; might want to investigate an alternate scraper, or update what you have. I have removed shows, cleaned, readded shows that didn't scrape. The nfo files were made by Sonarr when it moves my files to my server pc.
I think you might be suffering the effects of the scraper upgrade six weeks ago. Can you try that on a couple of shows and let us know the outcome. So what do I have to do to get scraping to work using local files? Why don't I have the right scraper installed if I got Kodi 17.3 from your download page? If your files are missing data, or not compatible with the Kodi, Kodi will attempt to pick up the missing meta-data from the web as per scraper instructions.
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The Event Log will record any files missed when an Update Library is performed.
) (Note – The “*” stands for a random number, the numbers differ on each machine, so we can’t really tell exactly what the file is called.
Depending on the amount of songs you have, and how fast your computer is this process can take from 30 seconds to 15 minutes.
For my little 429-track library, it took less than 2 minutes, which is quick keeping in mind that ) are tagged with album art and all other information.
If you have changed the information inside a NFO File for an existing title in the library, this section will not update the library with those changes.
You will need to perform one of the Refresh Library methods detailed in Section 4 below.
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Again, a small dialog box will temporarily appear while the process enables itself.