Need to delete credits off my page asap

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I need the 250 credits I've requested to be deleted, deleted as soon as you can. Please.
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Kenny Niernberg

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Posted 4 months ago

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As indicated by Ed above (thanks), these credits are not eligible for deletion, sorry.  Please see https://help.imdb.com/article/contribution/contribution-information/i-tried-to-delete-data-but-it-still-appears-on-imdb-why/GBC4F3QWUTSVFV3B

However, you can emphasise other work via your "Known For" section if you have an IMDbPro subscription, please see https://help.imdb.com/article/imdbpro/manage-your-imdb-page/manage-your-filmography/GH8XTYSWKU2P96TA?ref_=helpsrall#howtoedit (or visit https://pro.imdb.com/known_for directly). 
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Kenny Niernberg

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Please Col, it's imperative I hide or remove these from my page.
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Kenny Niernberg

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I'm literally losing out on jobs and money
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Kenny Niernberg

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THIS IS A COMPLETELY UNFAIR BUSINESS PRACTICE AND YOU'RE LITERALLY TAKING MONEY AWAY FROM MY BANK ACCOUNT BECAUSE YOU'RE TRYING TO BE "ACCURATE"
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Kenny Niernberg

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IF THE REQUESTED CREDITS ARE NOT REMOVED I WILL BE FORCED TO TAKE LEGAL ACTION AGAINST THE COMPANY
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Kenny, you should be aware that this is a public forum. If you have to ”shout” and talk about legal action over factual camera related film/tv credits (quite frankly I have no idea why these previous credits would cause a money lost), at least use the IMDb help desk (which is a private way to contact IMDb):

https://help.imdb.com/contact


As Col pointed out, with IMDbPro you can ”build” your personal resume/CV, but normal IMDb is not a resume service. One simply cannot choose what credits are displayed on the IMDb name page.


But yes, IMDbPro is a paid service. But it’s widely used among the industry. I believe there’s a free ”trial” with IMDbPro.
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Kenny Niernberg

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It means you’re a regular guy. You don’t know what it means to actually work in the industry. Not all 250 credits were submitted by me. Sometimes productions are the ones who submit the names of crew members.
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Kenny, Good morning.
You have been so good replying to all questions asked but one.
This one I asked earlier.
Must have slipped your mind.
Please answer, it would help.

Can you be found on any of the credits you want removed?
I can do a random look see on the billing credits of all those titles to see if I can find your name on them. If not indeed billed as a cameraman, I can start the process of submitting corrections so that the credits remain but have the attribute (Uncredited).

Also a minor question. It seems you were in two places at the same time filming.
Atlanta and New York City. Is this a mistake? Are the dates incorrect?

Thanks
Ed
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Kenny Niernberg

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Uncredited will not cut it. You are really missing the point here. Producers use the general IMDB service to do quick looks at potential hires. If they see certain titles or projects that are attached to you, they will sometimes frown upon them and in turn not hire someone. Again we should really have a phone call about this to discuss the matter further. It's not as simple as you think. Let me know the best way to get a hold of you.
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Kenny, for your information Ed Jones (XLIX) is not an employee of IMDb or Amazon or Getsatisfation and has no authority to change or delete anything on the database. He is an unpaid volunteer contributor who can only give advice. All edits to the database are done by paid IMDb employees.
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Kenny: The only person who works for IMDb who has commented in this thread so far is Col Needham, the CEO of IMDb.

Ed Jones, Eboy, Valance, and I are not IMDb employees, and we don't have any significant influence over your IMDb filmography.

In this case, it is a bit hard for me to understand why you are seeking to have most of your credits removed from your filmography. I don't see any offensive or controversial titles listed -- most of your work appears to be in mainstream American television. And sometimes people change occupations and request IMDb (always unsuccessfully) to have credits from their old occupation removed, but I don't see any noticeable occupational change indicated in your career.

If you need to describe your problem to IMDb confidentially, you can do so by going to https://help.imdb.com/contact, and then selecting first "IMDb Fan/Contributor questions", then "Filmography credits", then "Delete/Correct credits", then click "E-mail", and fill out the e-mail form on the following screen. I don't think they will be willing to remove your credits, but that will give you your opportunity to provide your explanation.

I hope this helps.
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