Suggestions for improving Bazarr.

Bazarr is a companion application to Sonarr and Radarr. It manages and downloads subtitles based on your requirements. You define your preferences by TV show or movie and Bazarr takes care of everything for you.

MP4(tx3g) support in Embedded Subtitles provider

Currently Embedded Subtitles provider only works on MKV files with .srt or .ass subs but MP4(tx3g) support could easily be added since it's already supported in ...
Suggested by: Krosqoid (30 Mar, '22) Upvoted: 05 May, '22 Comments: 0
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Add alass as subtitle sync tool

I've been testing this and it gets the work done where ffsubsync fails. Alass stands for "Automatic Language-Agnostic Subtitle Synchronization" ...
Suggested by: kinu (07 Mar, '22) Upvoted: 13 Mar, '22 Comments: 0
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Add Add-on providers

Recently we had an issue were TuSubtitulo ( requested their provider to be taken down. If all providers do the ...
Suggested by: Dante (06 Feb, '22) Upvoted: 19 Mar Comments: 0
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[Provider Request] Provide a direct download link to the .exe installer

Provide a direct download link to the .exe installer in the release section on Github so that Bazarr can be added to the Winget repo. Winget does not currently ...
Suggested by: H. Maharaj (22 Jan, '22) Upvoted: 17 Jun, '22 Comments: 0
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Auto translate all

Auto translate all subs for all that is not found. Preferably with option to upgrade once sub becomes available
Suggested by: xplorer990 (12 Jan, '22) Upvoted: 03 Mar, '22 Comments: 0
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Search subtitle in original language and choosen language

It seams that Bazarr only search for subtitle based on the translated name of the movie or only in original name (I don know but I do know it is not both). The fact ...
Suggested by: Marcelo Ribeiro (14 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 17 Nov, '22 Comments: 0
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Filtering search result

Hi. Currently in manual mode, subtitles are mixed and sorted by score. The problem is, it can be a bit hard to find specific language or provider because they are ...
Suggested by: JohnLabu (12 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 29 May, '22 Comments: 0
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TAG function request

request tag function like sonarr's do When I using bazarr to match the sub and the Muti-Language is what I wanted,and I can't get from Languages Filter. So any ...
Suggested by: zzzzz (17 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 06 Jul, '21 Comments: 0
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Add all languages to a profile at once

I have a certain use case where i would like to get subtitles for all the languages listed and adding them 1 by 1 to a profile is a pain.
Suggested by: Razorback (11 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 14 Jul, '21 Comments: 0
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direct download of subtitles when radarr or sonarr re ready importing

Radarr and Sonarr support 'connection' - on import script. which triggers directly past downloading a movie. From here it would be possible to send an http ...
Suggested by: Mpas (14 May, '21) Upvoted: 11 Nov, '21 Comments: 0
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If subtitle in a preferred language is found delete previously found subtitles in other language.

Bazarr has setting to stop searching if a subtitle in a preferred language is found. Most of the times English titles are found first. After a few days subtitle in ...
Suggested by: Ortep (12 Apr, '21) Upvoted: 08 Jan, '22 Comments: 0
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Filtering for series/movies based on excluded tags/types

In the sonarr settings you can add "Excluded tags" and "Excluded Series Types". For radarr "Excluded tags". Useful for when you don't want to look for subtitles for ...
Suggested by: Uthar (04 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 11 Apr, '21 Comments: 0
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Absolute numbered epsiode mapping for import

It would be nice if absolute numbered subtitles would be detected as such and then automatically parsed to the SeasonXEpisode format. Similar to what Sonarr is able ...
Suggested by: Daerup (29 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 31 Jan, '21 Comments: 0
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Don't reload/refresh page after selecting a subtitle in manual mode

In manual mode, some providers can take a long time to show a result such as Subscene. When we selected a subtitle, the page refresh. This is annoying if we need ...
Suggested by: John Labu (17 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 20 Feb Comments: 0
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Chinese (Simplified vs Traditional)

Chinese (Simplified) and Chinese (Traditional) as separate options in the Language list. These are separate options on OpenSubtitles and most other sites.
Suggested by: otterpop2724 (16 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 06 Mar, '21 Comments: 0
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[Provider Request] Podnapisi.NET

I would kindly request a new provider Podnapisi.NET In their words: "We currently have 2,084,704 subtitles for 59,425 movies and 6,828 ...
Suggested by: Codebreaker (07 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 26 May, '21 Comments: 0
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Add 2Captcha as anti-captcha provider

2Captcha ( is the provider I currently use for other projects, it would be great if it was an option in Bazarr!
Suggested by: Christopher Sandvik (04 May, '20) Upvoted: 05 Nov, '20 Comments: 0
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prefer uploader

In the Dev version you can now see the uploader. Would be nice to set a prefered uploader. When a subtitle is available from this uploader it will download that ...
Suggested by: Sven (14 Apr, '20) Upvoted: 06 Mar Comments: 0
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[Provider Request] Add

hey, can you add as a provider, is a page in spanish with subtitles of new episodes
Suggested by: jalarab (07 Nov, '19) Upvoted: 26 Jul, '20 Comments: 0
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Only scan for embedded subtitles for new or monitored items

It would be nice if the "use embedded subtitles" only scanned for subtitles for monitored items or new items. I use a cloud storage provider for my media, and I have ...
Suggested by: Ed A (18 Sep, '19) Upvoted: 20 Feb Comments: 0
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Match Varied Language Names (full name, track number)

Much of my library includes subtitles that aren't in the format of `` but may include the subtitle track number (ie: / Movie.en (2).srt) or ...
Suggested by: Michael (01 Feb, '22) Upvoted: 01 Feb, '22 Comments: 4
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Faster subtitle search

I don't how hard this is, but I would love for Bazarr to be faster when searching for subtitles. It might not be a valid reference point, but I feel that ...
Suggested by: Anon (04 Dec, '21) Upvoted: 04 Dec, '21 Comments: 3
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Customize Language Extensions

Allow user to specify customized language extensions such as: .en -> .English .fr -> .French
Suggested by: TerranHOS (01 Nov, '19) Upvoted: 01 Nov, '19 Comments: 3
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Tell Sonarr/Radarr which version to download based on available subtitles

Is your feature request related to a problem? Please describe. I let sonarr and radarr download automatically based on quality. Sometimes, there is no available ...
Suggested by: sotiris-bos (30 Jun, '19) Upvoted: 17 Jan Comments: 3
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Feedback / Suggestions on Embedded subtitles.

Amazing work! Love this feature so much. I have some initial feedback / ideas on features. Automatic Subtitles Synchronization: * Ignore Embedded subtitles ...
Suggested by: Knir (30 Dec, '21) Upvoted: 30 Dec, '21 Comments: 2
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Custom Pre-Processing

If all possible could you please include the ability to run custom script pre-processing specially for problematic files that cannot be handled by bazarr utf8 ...
Suggested by: Kise (17 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 18 Jun, '21 Comments: 2
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bazarr to store 2 copies of subtitles. One with color codes and one without to fix HDR issues

Some devices (although 4k/hdr enabled) do not handle subtitle colors well. An example is all lg oled televisions in combination with internal apps as plex. When ...
Suggested by: Mpas (08 May, '21) Upvoted: 08 May, '21 Comments: 2
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"subs verify" checkbox

If possible, please add a checkbox (or other component) for marking if the latest downloaded subtitles have the correct timing. Sometimes the auto downloaded ...
Suggested by: Hades (08 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 08 Dec, '20 Comments: 2
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Unauthenticated ping endpoint

Unauthenticated ping endpoint. Response similar to: { "status": "OK" } Mimicking
Suggested by: modem7 (29 Jan) Upvoted: 29 Jan Comments: 1
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Optional preferred keywords

Currently there is only the option to require or block a keyword, but no option to prefer one, similar to how releases are prioritized in Sonarr. My use case ...
Suggested by: Dor (14 Jan) Upvoted: 14 Jan Comments: 1
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Color coded search button in Wanted list if subtitle in selected language is available

In Wanted list, I would like to see, if subtitle in selected language is available (maybe color-coded missing subtitle search button). Sometimes the subtitle is ...
Suggested by: m2tas (29 May, '22) Upvoted: 29 May, '22 Comments: 1
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Create MAC OS Application

many of the other ...arr apps support native mac application.
Suggested by: dicolanl (18 Apr, '22) Upvoted: 18 Apr, '22 Comments: 1
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Add SSL for remote access

First of all thank you for yet another great tool. awesome work! Can you please add SSL to Bazarr like on Sonarr & Radarr?
Suggested by: Ay (04 Dec, '21) Upvoted: 04 Dec, '21 Comments: 1
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Subs archive/repository

It'd be great if Bazarr could keep a separate folder as subs repository; each time a sub is added (auto or manual or brought in by Radarr or Sonarr), it'd also be ...
Suggested by: sunsailor (16 Oct, '21) Upvoted: 16 Oct, '21 Comments: 1
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Use rate limits headers

Hi, When using It frequently receives an error due to rate limiting. It is then paused for a while and once the time expires it hits the rate ...
Suggested by: Steven Adams (30 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 30 Jul, '21 Comments: 1
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Add access to Google Drive

I would like to be able to have Bazarr search and download to Google Drive. This could be accomplished by simply adding the ability to read mapped drives.
Suggested by: Aevans0001 (28 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 28 Jun, '21 Comments: 1
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Secure storage of passwords and auth tokens

The authentication credentials for providers and the API keys for Radarr and Sonarr are stored in plain text. This is a critical security flaw and a very dangerous ...
Suggested by: abipster (03 May, '21) Upvoted: 03 May, '21 Comments: 1
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Option to change language code

If an english subtitle is downloaded the language code 'en' is added to the filemname of that subtitle. I would like to see an option to change the added language ...
Suggested by: Fischy667 (17 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 17 Feb, '21 Comments: 1
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Add Couchpotato integration

I'm still using Couchpotato instead of Radarr due to some functionality. Therefore it would be great if CP is supported as well.
Suggested by: Ramon (17 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 17 Dec, '20 Comments: 1
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Move subtitle blacklist option to tools under series episodes and movies

Adding a large library to Bazarr creates hundreds of pages of history when subtitles are completed. Rather than searching through the pages to find a bad subtitle, ...
Suggested by: Expostarv2 (24 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 24 Oct, '20 Comments: 1
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Choose a proper color scheme, or allow the user to choose their own

While, understandably, you want to stand out from Radarr and Sonarr, purple is not the way to do it. The way things looked previously was great. Now, it's hard to ...
Suggested by: Tom W (29 Jul, '20) Upvoted: 29 Jul, '20 Comments: 1
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Add options to increase disk scan frequency to a month

Currently a full episode scan takes me around 3 days to complete. Due to the longest execution frequency being a week, the scan is running around 50% of the time. I'd ...
Suggested by: Makeshift (07 Mar, '20) Upvoted: 07 Mar, '20 Comments: 1
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Cache results from video file hash calculation to avoid spinning up disks

The video file hash calculation process can cause disks to spin up, which can be undesirable (especially when using a computer with several disks). The 'Skip video ...
Suggested by: Mushin (today) Upvoted: today Comments: 0
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Translate Bazarr frontend

Add support for translate Bazarr frontend, for example, using Weblate or Crowdin.
Suggested by: dtalens (13 Mar) Upvoted: 13 Mar Comments: 0
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Ability to MERGE / Unify / Combine subs to play multiple subs concurrently

For multi lingual people/families or as an effective learning tool. Reading / seeing the subs from multiple languages at the same time can be very helpful. There are ...
Suggested by: vj (12 Mar) Upvoted: 12 Mar Comments: 0
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UI Suggestion - move the 'status' window of Syncing Episodes / movies / etc up a small bit.

Currently the status window that pops up indicating the status of any event puts itself right on top of any buttons behind it - most notably the Prev / Next buttons. ...
Suggested by: Brian (20 Feb) Upvoted: 20 Feb Comments: 0
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UI Suggestion - Offer an "Expand All" button when looking at a series

I know you can expand each season individually, but it would be nice if I could expand them all at once to see which ones might need some work. Thanks!
Suggested by: Brian (20 Feb) Upvoted: 20 Feb Comments: 0
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Log authentication attempts

Authentiaction attempts, no matter if they're successful or not, are currently not logged. This is not good security practice and is also not in-line with the rest ...
Suggested by: bazarr-user (19 Feb) Upvoted: 19 Feb Comments: 0
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[Provider request]

Please add this provder for subs: А large site for Bulgarian and other subtitles.
Suggested by: chitalov (27 Dec, '22) Upvoted: 27 Dec, '22 Comments: 0
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ThioJoe / Auto-Synced-Translated-Dubs

The video linked below will explain far better than I can type here. However, it looks like ThioJoe has written a python application with some great logic for ...
Suggested by: deathbybandaid (22 Dec, '22) Upvoted: 22 Dec, '22 Comments: 0
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