Suggestions for improving Ombi.

Ombi is a self-hosted web application that automatically gives your shared Plex or Emby users the ability to request content by themselves! Ombi can be linked to multiple TV Show and Movie DVR tools to create a seamless end-to-end experience for your users.

Plex Arcade integration

Request games to be added from a list of supported cores only.
Suggested by: SmithOnline (28 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 14 Nov, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Add newly requested movie (once available) to a users plex playlist

When a requested movie is added to plex, add that movie to the user who requested it plex plex playlist.
Suggested by: Sterling Schaefer (05 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 17 Sep Comments: 0
Under consideration

Choose which informations is displayed under a title in Discover

Instead of showing a description under the title, we could choose differents informations to be displayed like: - Rating - Date of release - Status (Announced, ...
Suggested by: Dabu (14 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 10 Jun Comments: 0
Under consideration

Show Requests Remaining for User.

Previous versions showed requests available (2/3 remaining)
Suggested by: JimS (03 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 14 Aug Comments: 0

Show User Score on the tile in discover and search results.

I often sift through movies to add to my server. V4 makes it even easier to do that and it is awesome. When i find movies that I haven't seen yet that look ...
Suggested by: CloudWing93 (21 Aug, '20) Upvoted: 29 Oct Comments: 2
Under consideration

Lidarr per user download folder support.

Equivalent of feature in Sonarr and Radarr that allows users to set a custom directory for their requested files to be downloaded.
Suggested by: Jorge Aparicio (13 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 24 Sep Comments: 1
Under consideration

Show Alias for Request on Behalf of Feature

I think it would be very helpful for this new feature if we were able to see the Alias for the Request on behalf of option. Maybe a setting where we can choose to ...
Suggested by: Jay (09 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 05 Sep, '21 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Watched requests

Hi not sure if this is possible. But I’m finding users requesting content just to have access to it. Was wondering if there was a way to show on if your he user that ...
Suggested by: Mark (03 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 07 Aug Comments: 1
Under consideration

Dynamic Search results

Just as in Ombi V.3, getting search results directly in a dynamic grid view. Results will be displayed as the user is typing and will get back the initial tab used ...
Suggested by: Dabu (14 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 18 Sep, '21 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Better support for adult content

Ideally something that scrapes the well known adult sites - don't pretend you don't know (wink wink)
Suggested by: Mr Sticky (13 Aug, '20) Upvoted: 21 Nov Comments: 1
Under consideration

Add ability to view trailers for movies/shows.

When you click on a movie/show to see the description, you should be able to watch the trailer.
Suggested by: osterbro (20 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 17 Sep Comments: 0
Under consideration

Ability for Ombi to say which media servers are online if you have multiple

I'd like the landing page to say that if you have say 1 plex media server and 1 emby media server or jellyfin, the landing page to say "plex media server is online" & ...
Suggested by: Neil (15 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 18 Apr Comments: 0
Under consideration

Sort by Release Date

What: I would like to be able to sort my movie request list (http://[site]/requests-list) by Release Date. Why: This would enable me to see which movies should ...
Suggested by: Harroguk (27 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 18 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration

Setting to add to ARR's as monitored or unmonitored

Having issue with Ombi adding to Lidarr but unmonitored so nothing was downloading, I dont know what the Do Not Search advanced option does as it didnt seem to make ...
Suggested by: john Kenny (14 Aug, '20) Upvoted: 23 Dec, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Google Assistant

"Hey Google Request <Film Name> <Year>" Maybe just films to start? Just a suggestion, have no idea how hard something like this would be to implement so apologies ...
Suggested by: Ciaran (21 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 13 Jan Comments: 2
Not planned

Smaller cover art on mobile

V4 interface looks great. Would love to see smaller cover art on mobile so you can fit more titles on the page and don't have to scroll as much.
Suggested by: Alex (06 Mar, '21) Upvoted: 21 Oct Comments: 1
Under consideration

Change root folder based on keywords

When requested it will override the normal root folder with whatever one it met with parameters. Example Disney movie is requested Automatic override to go to ...
Suggested by: Richard (27 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 04 Nov, '21 Comments: 1

Ability to select multiple or all available requests for deletion

Suggested by: Autoexec (15 Aug, '20) Upvoted: 04 Dec, '20 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Discover: Filter Movies and TV Shows based on if available over streaming services

not interested in downloading movies or tv shows that are available over streaming applications [e.g. Netflix, Disney+, etc]; configure the settings to movies/tv ...
Suggested by: ETiger (24 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 27 Oct Comments: 0
Under consideration

Create a simple copy/paste string for quick mobile app registering

Currently, to ask a user to start using the Ombi app on their phone, they have to do so many steps that many users don't want to be bothered. The plex login prompt ...
Suggested by: Doug (06 May, '21) Upvoted: 29 Jan Comments: 0
Under consideration

Add issues to mobile app

Add the ability to manage issues from the mobile apps.
Suggested by: tannerln7 (18 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 12 Dec, '21 Comments: 0

Login directly from landing page

As the title says, allow users to login directly from the landing page instead of having to click "Continue"
Suggested by: Sean (07 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 18 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration

Add option to rename any of the sidebar tabs for users

I'd like to rename the discover tab to "search" as in v3 to avoid confusion for my users
Suggested by: Emily Clarke (25 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 12 Dec, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Add filters to the tv section of the requests.

Add filters to the tv section of the requests just like there is in movies. so we can sort all the tv shows that are pending approval
Suggested by: Austin (19 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 15 Sep, '21 Comments: 0

Set custom request reset schedule

I would like to reset the number of request in another time period, different than one week. Please add an option to set this time of reset requests in X ...
Suggested by: PlexGRX (02 Aug, '20) Upvoted: 14 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration

Custom Webhook Notifications

I'm using the webhook notifications and although they are great, it would be good to be able to turn off certain ones, i.e. approved or issues etc and also customise ...
Suggested by: Ollie Corbin (19 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 25 Jul Comments: 1
Under consideration

Sort 'Issue' categories

Would be nice if when adding 'Issue' categories they by default are added to the list alphabetically. With the additional option of dragging them around to change the ...
Suggested by: lanman (07 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 12 Nov Comments: 1
Under consideration

Don't reset the layout of titles in Discover / Remember scroll position

If you want to look at a title in the Discover tab, you will lose the progress in your search by being sent back to the top of the page. It can be a bit disorienting ...
Suggested by: Dabu (14 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 01 Aug, '21 Comments: 1
Not planned

Avatar customization

Add the possibility for a user to self customize the avatar icon into her/his profile uploading it
Suggested by: Max (15 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 03 Nov Comments: 0
Under consideration

Digital Release date on OMBI app

It would be nice in the OMBI app to list also the digital release dates not just theater.
Suggested by: Arif Patel (02 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 06 May Comments: 0
Under consideration

Add IMDB links to main table

Add IMDB links to main table instead of having to view each listing individually
Suggested by: TKW (13 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 24 Nov Comments: 0
Under consideration

Different root folder based on genre

Similar to the "Default Root Folders (Anime)" but with other genres listed in the Ombi UI. I imagine this could be implemented in a couple of different ways: 1) ...
Suggested by: Balthier (13 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 28 Nov Comments: 0
Under consideration

Available and Requested to Now Playing and Coming Soon

On the discovery page have now playing be displayed if the movie/tv show/album is available and coming soon if it has been requested.
Suggested by: Spydie (01 Mar, '21) Upvoted: 18 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration

Allow Issues to be Resolved

Currently, issues with movies live forever and can never be resolved. This is obviously not helpful.
Suggested by: Joseph White (27 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 03 Jan Comments: 0

Reset User Requests to "0 used" Manually

Ability to manually reset user requests to "0 used/100% available" without making them wait until enough time passes to be able to request again. Ex: A friend ...
Suggested by: LetsEncryptItOk (11 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 02 Nov Comments: 0
Under consideration

Request Available - Aired to Date

Currently a user can submit a request for previous and future aired TV episodes. When they do that, Ombi doesn't send out the Request Available notification until all ...
Suggested by: David (13 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 03 Nov, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Modify SickRage by SickChill

Hi, Sickchill for TV will be a good think, or add the api support
Suggested by: Romain (28 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 09 May Comments: 3
Under consideration

Show Requested Not Found/Available

Have Ombi send a notification back to the user if the show they requested is not found/available for download in the same manor when they get a notification that a ...
Suggested by: Joe (05 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 22 Nov Comments: 2
Not planned

Approve certain episodes from series request

A user can request a whole season, but I want to approve a certain amount of episodes (for example just the first ones to see if it's any good, and if it is approve ...
Suggested by: Oren (26 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 24 Jan Comments: 1
Under consideration

Auto list of Missing episodes

The idea is to have an automaticated list created for the missing episode of the TV shows available in the library.
Suggested by: as (16 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 30 Oct Comments: 1
Not planned

Search or sort by content ratings to identify and add top rated movies and TV shows

Add a search feature to sort and possibly filter by ratings such as IMBD, TVDB or Rotten Tomatoes ratings, to allow users to easily search for and identify top rated ...
Suggested by: Drew (21 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 12 Nov Comments: 0
Under consideration

Add IDMB/TMDB link to notifications

I use email notifications and I often get requests for things that I would like to know more about. It would be very handy to have a link in the notification that ...
Suggested by: CloudWing93 (13 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 30 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration

Search/Filter pending requests

If you have lots of pending requests, it would be nice to have a separate search box to filter just the requests rather than have to scroll through them all.
Suggested by: Jake (11 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 01 Mar Comments: 0
Under consideration

Artist Album Requests

Only option is to request all albums. Would like to search an artist and add specific albums weather the artist is already in the Lidarr library or not.
Suggested by: Haywood78 (31 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 04 Nov, '21 Comments: 0
Not planned

Expire Time for "Requested" items

It would be good to have a setting in OMBI to expire and remove incomplete requests after a certain number of days.. Example: (set expiration to 90 days) User ...
Suggested by: TJ (23 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 28 Jul Comments: 0

Hide Requested from discovesecttion

as the title says, its annoying as i have to wade through my requested titles before i get to ones i can add
Suggested by: Craig Hoyland (19 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 27 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration

v4: Settings tabs drop-downs on mouse hover

the tabs in the settings page should show their sub-menus when you hover over them instead of only when you click them.
Suggested by: count-zero (12 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 18 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration

Sort Actor Discover Pages

I'm not sure if there's currently a method to the madness that is the Actor Discovery pages, but I'd love to be able to sort it by Average User Score/Date
Suggested by: Nick (14 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 23 Feb, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Report other Issue types

Currently users can report issues with content only. I would like to be able to report other issue eg. Plex, server etc
Suggested by: Duncan (26 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 18 Aug Comments: 1
Under consideration

Change Root Folder After Approved

I auto-approve Movies and manually approve Shows. There are several movies I need to manually edit the location of in Radarr so it goes to the right library. It'd ...
Suggested by: CarnivorouZ (31 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 12 Sep Comments: 1
Not planned