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PostSubject: Rom Info Tools   Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:57 pm

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version 1.3:
Huge update with overall codeimmprovement,it is now more stable
added: support mame hyperspin.xml
added: support nointro.dat with convert\combine
added: support mamelist.xml do crazy thing with convert\combine
added: new option for combiner to exclude new games from second file
added: Create function,scan rom\image\video and inside zip archive folder and create compatible xml\txt\dat with crc32 value
added: copy function,select xml\txt\dat (crc32 compare avalible)with roms names,select your source rom folder,choose folder where the rom will go
added sweat progress bar (work with create,copy function)

version 1.2:
Improved combine function algorithm,now it will merge info from both files
Fixed None values lead to unassigned tags when saving
Fixed error appear when canceling save during combine action
Improved: now Ritools remember last path

Version 1.1:
Fixed: combin not work properly in some cases
fixed: missing rating tag from hyperspin_retrofe.xml

Some of stuff you can do:
create hyperspin or nointro dat from rom folder
create mamlist.xml from rom folder
copy roms listed in nointro or any supported xml\dat\xml format to desired rom folder
rename your roms from any supported xml\dat\txt file and copy them to desired folder
merge two supported xml\dat\txt file even info will be merged
much more

compatible format are
nonintrodat.dat (parent\clone xml) or standard
gamelist.xml
hyperspin.xml(there is custom one,you can generate one as hyperspin_retrofe.xml)
retrofe_include.txt (simple txt file with rom names)
mameinfo.dat (only works in extract function)
mamehistory.dat (only works in extract function)
mamelist.xml


So What is this?

convert from compatible xml\txt\dat game database format to xml\txt\dat game database,
extract story files from gamelist.xml mamhistory.dat or mameinfo.dat
combine or merge two compatible xml\txt\dat and get one file with updated games and info
copy rom listed in compatible xml\dat\txt from source rom folder to desired folder\rename and crc32 supported,crc32 work with zip and none zip files
scan and create xml\dat\txt from your roms folder,crc32 supported,crc32 work with zip and none zip files


Requirement:
Tested on windows 10 x64,should run on any windows +7 os (might run on win xp but not tested)
you 'll need at least one xml\txt\dat compatible file,check below in Note section

How to use:
Simply choose the function from drop menu,click on input\output buttons,remember always provide the right file type,hyperspin need hyperspin file,nointro.dat need nointro dat file .......
click do it

combine function explained:
this tool is created to merge info from compatible xml dat xml database format.xml based on name or crc tag,the result is xml\txt\dat file with updated info added roms name and info from both file

Some Tips:
Combine Nointro.dat+gamelist.xml=>resultfile saved as hyperspin_retrofe.xml
combine resultfile.xml+hyperspin.xml with rating tag=>final_result.xml saved as hyperspin_retrofe.xml
put the final_result.xml in RetroFE\meta\hyperlist rename it to your prefered system,make sure the name is matching the collection name in retrofe collectio dir
delete meta.db from retrofe dir
launch retrofe and have fun

NOTE:
Important don't choose the wrong file always feed the right one check compatible file format above for more info
the combine function priorties the info from input1 button when using crc as comparation,that means if you have the same game but the name in the first is different from the second input file,the first will be considered

how to get gamelist.xml
use scraper to get gamelist.xml for your prefered system(mame,sega,snes...) can be found [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
put scraper inside your roms folder,ru cmd or use bat(recommended) put these commands:

scraper.exe -add_not_found -console_src="gdb" -use_filename=true -download_images=false -no_thumb
PAUSE
now copy the generated gamelist.xml file from your rom folder to the program folder


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done
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Best regard CroserII
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