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.

Import already existing movies from radarr and sonarr to Requests

If sonarr or radarr is already in use, they contain movies. If I search on Ombi for a movie, it cannot be recognized that it is already in radarr or sonarr (any ...
Suggested by: Fabian (02 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 15 Sep, '21 Comments: 1
Not planned

Add setting to disable albums tab under requests

Suggested by: Emily Clarke (25 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 09 Dec, '21 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Suppress un-aired shows

Hide shows that have an aired date > today. The attached screen shot was taken on 9/25/2021. Shows 7-10 shouldn't be displayed as those air dates could change or ...
Suggested by: andcbii (25 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 09 Oct Comments: 0
Under consideration

Limit which libraries users can see

So here is a hypothetical. I have 3 plex libraries I have imported into Ombi. Plex User A only has access too 2 of those libraries through Plex but as of right now in ...
Suggested by: Austin (18 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 18 Apr Comments: 0
Under consideration

Update Notifications

There should be a notification setting to send admins a notification when an update for Ombi is available.
Suggested by: Stew (09 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 18 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration

Add ability to adjust the log level

Currently, the log level is alway at `Info`, there is no way to reduce it to `warn` or `error` levels.
Suggested by: Justin Kromlinger (22 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 09 Mar Comments: 0
Under consideration

Send notification to server
Suggested by: Stephen (18 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 28 Oct Comments: 0
Under consideration

Button to Collapse Menu regardless of Window Size

Suggested by: shaggyze (08 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 10 Sep, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Switch to restart ombi from gui

It would be nice to have a restart button inside the web interface.
Suggested by: Jed (24 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 31 Mar Comments: 0
Not planned

digital release

quite sure OmbiV3 showed digital release date as well. Please add to V4 (preferably in the summary page)
Suggested by: Erwin (11 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 26 Jan Comments: 0
Under consideration

Add "Media" Tab

Additional to Search, Requests, User Managements etc. add a "Media" Tab where the available media (source should be the media server) are displayed and a play button ...
Suggested by: Fabian (02 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 15 Dec, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Make Apprise an option for notifications

It's a microservice that routes notifications for you, making it easy to centralize where everything is configured. It makes it easy to make changes across multiple ...
Suggested by: Thatguy (22 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 07 May Comments: 1
Under consideration

Possibility to delete tv shows/movies

I'd like to be able that the user (or an admin) who requested a movie/tv show, is also able to delete the files if needed. This should (for me) remove the request in ...
Suggested by: Chris DC (11 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 29 Jul, '21 Comments: 1
Not planned

improved search function

I.e.: I'm looking for the movie 'a beautiful day 2017'. Sorry, nothing matches your search! 'a beautiful day' brings up lot of movies. On the advanced search I ...
Suggested by: calmar (04 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 22 Jun Comments: 0
Under consideration

Separate Popular, Trending and Upcoming pages in grid view

On the discover page, the Popular, Trending or Upcoming section, a user on a desktop device must use the arrows to display 4 items at the time + on a mobile device ...
Suggested by: hdebeuf (15 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 20 Sep Comments: 0

Allow Editing of Root Folder Option in Requests list

For Admins, allow changing of the Root Folder for each request entry when requested/approved. This will ensure the end results land in the correct folder location - ...
Suggested by: qqq (25 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 12 Sep Comments: 0
Under consideration

Discover by Network (TV Shows)

Similar to another request about discovery by streaming service, I see when viewing an individual show it says what TV network the show is available on, such as CBS, ...
Suggested by: Justin (16 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 26 Jan Comments: 0
Under consideration

Separate the title and the Year in two distinct columns for movies

In the Movies request view having the Title and the Year in two distinct columns will make it easier to sort and process the requests
Suggested by: JDA (12 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 12 Sep Comments: 0
Under consideration

Implement link to imdb and plex in Notification Template Variables

I want send a link to plex and imdb with Notification email to the users. Is it possible to create av Notification Variable for this. The link is already at the ...
Suggested by: Hans (14 Dec, '20) Upvoted: today Comments: 0
Under consideration

"Top of page" icon

"Top of page" icon that appears after scrolling down at least 1 page in height. This could be on any long pages, including settings or user menus, but at least on the ...
Suggested by: Bill (07 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 18 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration

Better Visibility to Movie Status - Banners

Currently, there is a thin green bar if a movie is in the library. A casual user will miss this. The line could be thicker, or perhaps there could be a "sash" ...
Suggested by: Daniel Curran (14 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 05 Sep, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Add Icons (or else) on posters to determine the type of media shown

For merged content only (the "Combined" Tab) When we combine medias together, it can be difficult to make the difference between movies and tv shows. This could ...
Suggested by: Dabu (06 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 12 Sep Comments: 0
Under consideration

Make "Requested by" column sortable

Every column in the requests overview is sortable but "Requested by"
Suggested by: BestSuggest (01 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 18 Oct Comments: 0
Under consideration

Request Drop Down Option to Select Request Method

It would be great instead of having the Request on Behalf of button being hidden behind the cog wheel; if it could somehow be combined with the current request ...
Suggested by: Jay (09 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 20 Nov, '21 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Style gallery

Is it possible to make a gallery with user made themes? Something like wordpress where you just need to click to make your app look different.
Suggested by: Jed (24 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 05 Nov, '21 Comments: 1
Not planned

"Show not yet available" status

The "Processing" status is not very informative to the user. I would like to see a "Show not yet available" status (or "Can't find media source", etc) which would ...
Suggested by: Eric (23 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 12 Dec, '21 Comments: 1
Not planned

User request count

On the user page, I'd like to be able to see the count of requests made.
Suggested by: Andrew (05 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 18 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration

Public Request Page

A page we can send to people and they can search and add content without having to create an account. Maybe with a simple passcode
Suggested by: josh (02 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 11 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration

Save Movies to locations based on Genre (using existing Root Path locations)

Allow saving of movies based on Movie Genre's (define default genre tags for each Root Folder) Each Root Folder should have tag identifiers that sort the Requested ...
Suggested by: qqq (25 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 30 May Comments: 0
Under consideration

Ability to add custom request status / location

I use Ombi to track all the media i want but its hard to track what i actually have "on hold" and under who's account i held them. I also try to track location like ...
Suggested by: Blackbird (27 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 22 Nov Comments: 0
Under consideration

Requests get sent to both Couch Potato and Radarr at the same time

For many reasons this can bee handy, As the title days, I think it is a good feature to be able to make a request and have it sent to both Couchpotato and Radarr. ...
Suggested by: ramy (23 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 04 Jan Comments: 0
Not planned

The ability to UNrequest a selection

Some people have a knack for clicking options in error, usually as a result of acting before reading. The same some people sometimes regret their choice and wish they ...
Suggested by: Melissa (12 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 24 Oct, '20 Comments: 2
Not planned

Permission to request only most recent season

Only allow users access to the most recent TV season. Thus preventing long-running shows like The Simpsons 600+ episodes from nuking ingress server.
Suggested by: bbentley (20 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 05 Sep, '21 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Tv season banner

Would it be possible to add a banner similar to the banner for "Approved" so that TV shows, have the following : Ended Returning
Suggested by: Luke (12 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 17 Jan, '21 Comments: 1
Under consideration

Hide *Arr Services that aren't added

As every installation of Ombi is unique, it would be interesting to hide filters and services that aren't added. For example, I don't have Lidarr for Music and it ...
Suggested by: Dabu (06 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 31 Jan, '21 Comments: 1
Not planned

Select Save location

Would love if when making a, you could select which folder it should go to. Like i have Movies and Kids movies, and same with TV shows. Would be great if when a movie ...
Suggested by: Senivar (12 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 17 May, '21 Comments: 1
Not planned

Ability to download special episodes for series

Suggested by: SeedySeeder (17 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 07 Feb Comments: 0
Under consideration

Set root folder by quality profile and give the user a choice of N number of profiles

I have a Radarr default 1080p profile and a default root folder of Host/Movies. I created another profile for 4K and another root folder of Host/4K Movies. As an ...
Suggested by: Jaret (10 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 28 Nov, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Media Filters to control how requests get handled

It would be nice to be able to set filters similar to Petio where you can create filters to control requests. For example I have multiple folders in Sonarr/Radarr ...
Suggested by: ech0 (10 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 20 May Comments: 0
Under consideration

Chromecast (W/ Remote) App

Really hard to find a plex requestor app that works with the Chromecast with remote.
Suggested by: Daniel (07 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 03 Jan Comments: 0
Under consideration

alter the order of events in log page

When viewing logs, the log is displayed by oldest event first, it would be handy if the logs had an option of display order so you could select newest events first
Suggested by: Chris Barton (11 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 10 Mar, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration

deletion of multiple requests

option to delete several unsuccessful "pending requests" because of: language errors ect ..
Suggested by: Lulu80 (05 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 18 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration

Select default quality Based on movie age

I am interested in the feature to auto select quality profile based on movie age Example Movie 2010> = Select quality profile ANY Movie 2010+<=Select quality ...
Suggested by: Brad (21 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 21 Jul Comments: 0
Under consideration

AVAILABLE Tag more predominant

Blinky? Sparkly? I feel this should grab a users attention more to say "It is available!" and maybe link to Plex?
Suggested by: Daniel Curran (14 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 05 Sep, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Change metadata provider for TV

Hello Would it be possible to change the data provider for the series. to have the French translation. in what I understood with the current provider the API does ...
Suggested by: killianbe (27 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 30 Jun, '21 Comments: 0
Not planned

Hide report issue on unavailable items

Suggested by: Emily Clarke (25 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 05 Sep, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Add Spacing to the Requests Page

On the discover page there is good spacing between the search bar and Movie/TV section but there is no spacing on the requests page between Movies/Tv/Albums and ...
Suggested by: John Trask (03 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 20 Sep, '20 Comments: 0
Under consideration

Ability to specify number of items to show per page

Perhaps a user selectable number of items to show on page in preferences up to a reasonable limit with those over limit available with a next page link.
Suggested by: John (05 Aug, '20) Upvoted: 05 Aug, '20 Comments: 4
Not planned

Want to be able to Manually Move something in Queue to be downloaded first over something else.

Would like ability to manually choose something to be downloaded first over another movie or tv show that may be liked less.
Suggested by: Jason Lloyd (18 Aug, '20) Upvoted: 18 Aug, '20 Comments: 3
Not planned

Disable auto approval for some users when storage gets low.

Would like to be able to disable requests for some users or in general when storage reaches a configurable percentage. * Warning level disable requests for some ...
Suggested by: Paul (16 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 16 Aug, '21 Comments: 1
Not planned