Trakt.tv (FAQ’s) Frequently Asked Questions

Most of the users who has the trakt.tv account on their various media centers might get some issues with this addon. So we collected some of the frequently asked questions from our followers. We provided exactly working solutions. So they might be help you. Check them below.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) Of Trakt.tv/Activate Users

1) How To Add Shows To Trakt.tv?

So that is very easy to add your favorite shows to trakt tv. So click on “TV” which lies on the top menu and then below of the show which you have chosen has the green book button so hit on it. Click on the “Mark As Watched”, “Add To a list” or “Add To Collection” which lies under each and every show. After adding any show to the list you can search them by using the “Search box” for the specific show.

2) How To Watch Shows Or Movies On Trakt Tv ?

It doesn’t allow you to stream videos, but it can be used to find the way and best source such as netflix, amazon,..etc to watch our favorite videos. So it can be used to find an easy way to where can we watch that specific show or any movie.

3) What Is Trakt Tv Pin?

The Trakt Tv Pin means an activation code. Actually the activation code would come when you installed this addon into your kodi software. So To setup this trakt.tv and to activate trakt tv you have to enter this pin.

4) How Can We Add Friends?

To Follow a person from the other community, the trakt user must need to click on the “Follow Button” from the “User Profile Page” to whom they want to follow and at the same time the person which you requested to follow him/her should approve your request, then both of you will become friends.

If the user is a public user, you can just click on the “Follow” button then you can following them immediately.

5) What Is Trakt Account Authorization?

To get the consent of the trakt tv community you should have to be authorized with your device by using their “Activation Code” which has 8 digits then you need to visit trakt tv activate page here.

6) What To Do When No Code Displayed On Device?

To get rid of this issue, you will need to be install the latest version of your device plugin or media center plugin. Sometimes they may use the old authentication method at that time it won’t be supportive any more, so you need to contact the plugin developer so they would help you there.

7) How Can We Add A Missing TV Show?

To get any TV show information we frequently use the TMDB and also TVDB. For the information of title, year, genres country and many more of any top level show.

The TVDB can be useful for episode information and all season,..etc, so by using the combination of these such as TMDB and TVDB we can get the all tv show information. The procedure is mentioned below.

  1. You must make sure that “TMDB” and “TVDB” has that TV show with the “English Information Filled Out”
  2. The “TVDB ID” should be entered In the “External ID’s Section of the TMDB”
  3. Now you need to click on the “Import TV Show” link which lies beneath of the Trakt official website
  4. Then type in the “TVDB ID” then finally click on the “Import” button

Now some users might not know How To Add Any Missing Movie to their Trakt account, so we have given the easy steps with those steps every one can add their missing movie.

  1. You must make sure that “TMDB” has that TV show with the “English Information Filled Out”
  2. Now click on the “Import Movie” option in the trakt website
  3. Enter in the “TMDB ID” then click on the “Import” option

8) Why Things Removed From The Watch list After Watching Them

You have to maintain a “Custom List” when you want to keep shows remember otherwise the trakt doesn’t keep them for you, because this watch list contains what ever you want to watch once you watched those shows or videos then they will automatically deleted by the different websites.

Sometimes you might have moved from the middle of that video then they will be saved in the “Personnel Calendar” and “Progress views”.

9) Which Rules Have To Follow To Do Comments

The user who wants to post any comment should follow the below rules. Otherwise they won’t be published.

  1. The comment should contain minimum “5 Words”
  2. The 200 or more words comment automatically selected as review
  3. The important thing you must remember while posting a comment is indicate genuinely if your comment has spoilers
  4. The comment should be written in the English language only

10) How To Hide TV Shows Which You Don’t Want To Watch Any More?

To hide any show you need to open the “Calendar” and then follow the below steps

The below of the “Show” which you want to hide it, you have a symbol “Ø” so click on it, then automatically the show will be removed from the all of your calendars.

On your “Dashborad Up next” and “Progress Page” from both of these places, you can hide the tv show by clicking on the “Ø” icon.

11) What Is Spoiler?

To reveal the important plot elements of a tv show or any movie the spoiler will help you. The spoiler is the best requirement for trakt.tv community cause it indicates which you shout or giving the review which contains spoilers.

12) Why Does A TV Show’s Progress Says 0 Out Of 0 Episodes?

If you want to get rid of this issue then all of your episodes need the “Air Dates”. To get this air dates on the TVDB then automatically the TRAKT will be synced. After trakt having this Air Dates your data will be started to calculate.

13) How To Delete My Trakt Account ?

Before you are going to wish delete your trakt account just know how to use trakt.tv/activate account in a safe zone still you want to delete your trakt account. then go to the “Settings Page” and there you will get “Disable Account” option so “Hit” on it to “Delete Your Account Permanently”

14) Is Trakt Free?

Mostly trakt is free to use and it can deliver thousands of apps and from those most of the apps free to use.

15) How To Activate Trakt?

For this you have to open the “Salts” > “Settings” > Click on “Addon Settings” > Hit on “Trakt” > Now chose “How Do I Authorize Salts To Access My Trakt.tv Account” >  After that visit the “Trakt.tv/activate” official website and there you will get a “PIN” > Finally “Enter The Pin and then Authorize Trakt”

16) How To Authorize Trakt? or How To Install Trakt On Kodi?

For this we have found a best website you can go to install trakt.tv/activate on kodi

17) Why Shows Are Not Showing In Favorites?

So you need to go to the “Favorites Page” > Hit on the “Sync” option which lies “Top Right Corner”

18) How trakt/activate Works?

The trakt/activate does everything automatically, to enable scrobbling this trakt integrates with any of the devices such as media centers, home theaters or any types of PC’s and also from phone’s too. Finally, to say about this trakt tv activate in one word is it keeps tracking all the tv shows and movies whatever you watch regularly.

19) How To Authenticate Trakt?

First of all you need to create a trakt account, if you already have this account you no need to create again just follow the below steps.

  • Launch the “Plugin Settings” and then search for the “Authentication Section”
  • Here some “Instructions” and also “8 Digit Code” will be displayed.
  • Then you need to visit official website of trakt “https://trakt.tv/activate” on your device
  • Now enter the “8 Digit Code” which is displayed on your device
  • Now allow the access to your media center plugin which you’re installing
  • Finally, go back to your media center and here you can see “Trakt.tv” account has been connected now!

Trakt.Tv Review By Justin Nemeth

Are you activated the trakt.tv using trakt.tv/activate link or do you want to join with this addon features, then you must read this article before you are going to take an account with this addon, if you already have this trakt.tv  account in your media center you should know the advantages and disadvantages of this addon.

In this article we are providing best review which includes the benefits and drawbacks of this account. What happens if you scrobble & sync from your media center. What to do for being in a safe zone? let’s get started.

Review Of Trakt.Tv 2019 (Highly Recommended)

As we all knew trakt.tv/activate is giving the best service ever as per recent users. It is the addon which always keep tracking your movies, tv shows, and all other videos which your are watching on your media center such as kodi, hulu, netflix, amazon fire tv stick,..etc

It can recommend some interesting videos and latest updates as per your search and watch history cause it is tracking your devices history. Because of this tracking facility It has some disadvantages too as well as advantages.

Advantages

  1. Auto Scrobling: The trakt tv always integrate with your home theater PC or media center for enabling the scrobling, so by default everything will be automatic
  2. Recommendation Engine: It will request and suggest you to select the latest movies and shows based on your watch history
  3. Multi-Platform Support: You can use the trakt.tv API apps on any of your favorite devices such as plex, media center, ios, android, apple tv,..many more, it supports multi devices to connect.

Disadvantages

  1. Adding new shows/movies can be proven tricky: whenever you want to add your favorite videos or any other new shows it doesn’t give a proper way and you will get oops pop up through the various sites. The shows which you want to add should have the title in English language only

  2. Not great support for non-English shows: The movie or any other shows which you are watching should have the meta data in English language only. Otherwise the show doesn’t appear on trakt.tv  which you are looking for have all metadata including name, posters description and more on the source unless it has the meta data in English language.

Is Trakt.tv/Activate Account Safe Or Not?

Obviously the trakt.tv is safe to use! because it is asking your personnel information while you want it to be activated in your device. At that time you had to have given some personnel information to track all your device history to recommend some best shows of your watch history.

How To Activate Trakt On Media Portal

As a Trakt.tv user we can get all the suggestions which will guide us to get the timings and location where our favourite movie going to play. So to get these latest features on your media portal you need to activate this Trakt addon’s services like how we are going to say you from the below lines.

From this tutorial you can get how to install the trakt.tv on your favourite Media Portal. So just follow the steps and also know the latest features which we get after installing this on our media portal. So let’s get started.

How Trakt tv Can Activate On Any Media Portal

The below steps will give you the best guidance to activate this Trakt.tv on your media portal. Just follow them as we mentioned.

Note: From the GUI and the Media Portal Configuration we can configure this Trakt.

Step 1: First of all you need to “Download And Install” the “Trakt” On your “Media Portal”

Step 2: Then “Click” on “Trakt Addon” from your Media Portal “Home Screen or Plugins”

Step 3: After That you need to click on “Settings»Account Settings”

Step 4: Now you need to have Trakt Account to “Authorize” Other wise Create Trakt Account now.

Step 5: Go back to the “Settings Menu” and then “Enable The Plugins” whatever you want to “Scrobble And Sync” which lies in the “Plugins” options

That’s it from now you can start using all the Trakt features and watch your favorite videos.

Best Features Of Trakt On Media Portal

If you activate this Trakt on any of your Media Portal you will get the below features.

  • It can “Synchronise” whatever your watched flags where ever you have used multiple Media Portal’s
  • It has the “Personnel Calendar”
  • It also has “Personnal TV show’s Calender” and also allow you to know “What Is Trending”
  • It also recommends “Personnal TV Show/Movie”,..etc
  • If you install the Trailer Plugin you can get “Play Trailers” on any of your “Movie/Show/Episode”

You will get many features if you once activate this Trakt on any of your media portal but the procedure is same.

Through the comment box, Let us know how you have benifited with this tutorial. We collected most of the queries from our followers and provided answers so check that FAQ’s Post now then you will get answers to your queries.