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Definition Settings

All the following attributes serve various functions as how the definition functions inside of Plex Meta Manager.

Attribute Description & Values
name Description: Used to specify the name of the definition in Plex as different than the mapping name.
Values: Any String
limit Description: Used to specify the max number of items for the definition
Values: Number greater than 0
template Description: Used to specify a template and template variables to use for this definition. See the Templates Page for more information.
Values: Dictionary
schedule Description: Used to specify the schedule when this definition will run.
Default: daily
Values: Any Schedule Option
run_again Description: Used to try and add all the missing items to the definition again after the daily run.
Default: false
Values: true or false
sync_mode Description: Used to change how builders sync with this definition.
Default: sync_mode settings value in the Configuration File
Values:
appendOnly Add Items to the Collection
syncAdd & Remove Items from the Collection
builder_level Description: Make season, episode, album or track collections/overlays from plex_all, plex_search, trakt_list, or imdb_list Builders and Filters
Values:
seasonCollection contains seasons
episodeCollection contains episodes
albumCollection contains albums
trackCollection contains tracks
minimum_items Description: Minimum items that must be found to add to a definition.
Default: minimum_items settings value in the Configuration File
Values: number greater than 0
delete_below_minimum Description: Deletes the definition if below the minimum.
Default: delete_below_minimum settings value in the Configuration File
Values: true or false
delete_not_scheduled Description: Deletes the definition if its skipped because its not scheduled.
Default: delete_not_scheduled settings value in the Configuration File
Values: true or false
tmdb_region Description: Sets the region for tmdb_popular, tmdb_now_playing, tmdb_top_rated, and tmdb_upcoming
validate_builders Description: When set to false the definition will not fail if one builder fails.
Default: true
Values: true or false
cache_builders Description: Caches the items found by the builders for a number of days. This is useful if you run the same configuration on multiple libraries/servers in one run just set the value to 1.
Default: 0
Values: number 0 or greater
blank_collection Description: When set to true the collection will be created with no builders and no items added.
Default: false
Values: true or false
build_collection Description: When set to false the collection won't be created but items can still be added to Radarr/Sonarr. Does not work for playlists.
Default: true
Values: true or false
server_preroll Description: Used to set the Movie pre-roll video Text box in Plex under Settings -> Extras.
You can run this with a schedule to change the pre-rolls automatically.
Values: Any String
missing_only_released Description: definition Level missing_only_released toggle.
Default: missing_only_released settings value in the Configuration File
Values: true or false
only_filter_missing Description: definition Level only_filter_missing toggle.
Default: only_filter_missing settings value in the Configuration File
Values: true or false
show_filtered Description: definition level show_filtered toggle.
Default: show_filtered settings value in the Configuration File
Values: true or false
show_missing Description: definition level show_missing toggle.
Default: show_missing settings value in the Configuration File
Values: true or false
save_report Description: definition level save_report toggle.
Default: save_report settings value in the Configuration File
Values: true or false
ignore_ids Description: definition level ignore_ids which is combined with the library and global ignore_ids.
Default: ignore_ids settings value in the Configuration File
Values: List or comma-separated String of TMDb/TVDb IDs
ignore_imdb_ids Description: definition level ignore_imdb_ids which is combined with the library and global ignore_imdb_ids.
Default: ignore_imdb_ids settings value in the Configuration File
Values: List or comma-separated String of IMDb IDs
name_mapping Description: Used to specify the folder name in the Image Assets Directory i.e. if your definition name contains characters that are not allowed in file paths (i.e. for windows <, >, :, ", /, \, ?, * cannot be in the file path), but you want them in your name you can this to specify the name in the file system.
Values: Any String
test Description: When running in Test Mode (--run-tests option) only definitions with test: true will be run.
Default: false
Values: true or false
tmdb_birthday Description: Controls if the Definition is run based on tmdb_person's Birthday. Has 3 possible attributes this_month, before and after.
Values:
this_monthRun's if Birthday is in current Monthtrue/false
beforeRun if X Number of Days before the BirthdayNumber 0 or greater
afterRun if X Number of Days after the BirthdayNumber 0 or greater
changes_webhooks Description: Used to specify a definition changes webhook for just this definition.
Values: List of webhooks
sync_to_trakt_list Description: Used to specify a trakt list you want the definition synced to.
Values: Trakt List Slug you want to sync to
sync_missing_to_trakt_list Description: Used to also sync missing items to the Trakt List specified by sync_to_trakt_list.
Default: false
Values: true or false
run_definition Description: Used to specify if this definition runs.
Multiple can be used for one definition as a list or comma separated string. One false or unmatched library type will cause it to fail.
Values: movie, show, artist, true, false
default_percent Description: Used to declare the default percent for episodes, seasons, tracks, and albums special filters. Default is 50.
Values: Integer between 1 and 100
ignore_blank_results Description: Used to not have Errors resulting from blank results from builders.
Default: false
Values: true or false
only_run_on_create Description: Used to only run the collection definition if the collection doesn't already exist.
Default: false
Values: true or false
delete_collections_named Description: Used to delete any collections in your plex named one of the given collections.
Values: List of Collection Names to delete

An example of using default_percent which is used in an external yml file and not within config.yml:

  HDR10Plus:
    default_percent: 35  #default default_percent is 50
    template:
      - name: Resolution
        weight: 400
        opt1: hdr10p
    plex_search:
      all:
        hdr: true
    filters:
      filepath.regex: 'HDR10\+|HDR10P'