How to scroll down new title search on new list format

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When constructing title lists (for polls) using the newly formatted list-making tool, I am having trouble adding some film titles: I type the name of the movie title into the search field but if it does not appear in the first three or four titles, I can't find it because I can't scroll down to the see the rest of the titles. I enter the exact titles in but, of course, exact titles don't necessarily appear first, so with little-known films, I keep being unable to add them to lists. Is anyone else having this problem? Is there a solution?

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Posted 2 years ago

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Try to go to page of that specific movie and click + sign left of title, then try to send it from there to desired destination. I had same trouble with series episodes. You can type find show as whole in search field, but not specific episodes. So I tried this way and for my purposes it worked. 
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Phwew, it worked! Thank you much.
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You're welcome :D
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Igor's advice is excellent.

Within List Edit, I don't know why you're unable to scroll in the search results box, unless it's because you're only getting 4 results? Are you on a desktop computer? Try entering just a few letters to see if you get a scroll bar on the results box.

With a mouse I can use the wheel, or drag the scroll bar. When I'm without a mouse (on my Chromebook), I can scroll with my trackpad. The scrollbar is very narrow on Chromebook, and invisible until I mouseover where it should be.

If you still don't get more than 4 results, you might want to specify browser and OS, and what your search was.
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Ruby,

Another alternative when adding title to a title list is to use the title ID instead of the title. The title ID is unique for each film and television title and produces a unique result when using search.

If you are not in the list Igor suggested is excellent advice. The only down side is when you have a lot of title lists; it can be tedious to find the specific title list.
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When you say title ID do you mean URL of the movie page? I was doing copy/paste of URL in previous interface when title is too long to type or when I wanted specific episode of some show, but now it seems it doesn't work that way any more. Search box does not react to page links any more. If I'm wrong and title ID is something else, please tell me what it is cause I didn't notice such thing.

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In the URL
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0030089/?ref_=ttls_li_tt
the title ID is tt0030089
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@Igor Gligorijevic,

Sadly, entering the whole URL no longer works. However, the title ID (as bderoes explains above) does.
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Sadly, entering the whole URL no longer works. However, the title ID (as bderoes explains above) does.
We now have a (long term) ticket open to look at supporting this again.

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