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I ripped the DVD set of a television series to my iMac. But now, the filenames are weird and there is no meta info.

In Automator, I see there is an action to edit Info for a song. That's great, but it doesn't really work for TV Shows - it won't handle the stuff that you'd see in the "Video" tab when viewing Info in iTunes.

Is there an Automator action for this that I can use? If not, AppleScript?

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Would iTag work for you? –  daviesgeek Sep 23 '11 at 0:37

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It's possible on iTunes, here's a example

tell application "iTunes"
    repeat with i in (get selection)
        tell i
            set episode number to 1
            set episode ID to "blah"
            set season number to 1
            set show to "blah"
        end tell
    end repeat
end tell
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If your files are MP4s, you can use MetaX for this.

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If you could add any insight to this question, it would be helpful: apple.stackexchange.com/questions/6982/alternatives-to-metax –  bpapa Jul 24 '11 at 23:59

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