The values edited in this dialogue are applied to all databases. That means deleting or changing these values affects not only the database currently opened but all other databases too.

The application does some search online and in files to retrieve information about movies. In that case information about countries, languages, roles and genre are retrieved. However, these words may not always be the same although they have the same meaning (»synonym«). Therefore it is possible to assign these words to a standard word displayed in this application.

Example: The word "UK" was found. However, you prefer the word "United Kingdom". Simply define "United Kingdom" as your standard word which is to be displayed in this application.

Edit countries

Edit countries
Edit countries
  • Name
    The name for the country.
  • Icon
    There are some flags delivered with the application. However, you can use your own icons.
    The recommended size is 20 pixels in width and 13-16 pixels in height. Icon files must not extend 20 kb.
    World Flags is a good internet page to find flags of nearly every country.
  • Synonym
    Insert, modify or remove synonyms for this country.
  • New
    Create an empty record for a new country to be inserted.
  • Update
    Update the data edited on the right side for the selected country.
  • Insert
    Insert the data edited on the right side as a new country.
  • Delete a country
    Countries can be deleted by selecting the appropriate check box.

Countries are unique, no duplicate entry for the name is allowed. It does not matter whether or not the name is written in upper or lower case.

If this dialogue is called from dialogue Edit medium object than values can be added or modified but not deleted.
Meaning of symbols:
(+) The record was inserted and will be added.
(-) The record will be deleted.
(*) The record was modified and will be updated.