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by ceej
Fri Nov 20, 2020 1:35 am
Forum: New
Topic: Metadata | Transfer - XMP Subject put into wrong field(?)
Replies: 2
Views: 162

Metadata | Transfer - XMP Subject put into wrong field(?)

Metadata | Transfer - XMP Subject put into wrong field XnView MP Windows Version 0.97.1 64bits (Oct 13 2020) If a value is put into the XMP Subject field, it appears in the Windows 'tags' field. Note - IPTC Keywords also is mapped to the Windows 'tags' field. Effect: Data not where it is expected. T...
by ceej
Fri Nov 20, 2020 1:05 am
Forum: Retest
Topic: Metadata | Transfer - EXIF XP Title field mis labeled
Replies: 2
Views: 442

Metadata | Transfer - EXIF XP Title field mis labeled

Metadata | Transfer - EXIF XP Title field mis labeled XnView MP Windows Version 0.97.1 64bits (Oct 13 2020) If you select EXIF XP Title, the label for the entry box is XP Author Effect: Confusing for the user; not sure if what is wanted will be done (is it). To reproduce: 1. select photo 2. select T...
by ceej
Tue Nov 17, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: NConvert
Topic: Batch for IPTC Tags
Replies: 10
Views: 2219

Re: Batch for IPTC Tags

You can use transfer metadata feature of Xnviewmp ( tools,, metadata, ... ) Select files, Choose target field , then source field... etc Michael, I just saw the links to your tutorial and used Chrome to see it in English (my French is far too old to follow more than 10%!). I found your excellent wr...
by ceej
Tue Nov 17, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: NConvert
Topic: Batch for IPTC Tags
Replies: 10
Views: 2219

Re: Batch for IPTC Tags

Hmm.. That is useful to know, thanks. However, (in this particular need) I want to get the filename of each photo into the metadata (Caption is OK; pretty much anywhere is OK). And I'd like the process to work in batch - that is, a selection of multiple photos. Transfer seems to move a metadata valu...
by ceej
Tue Nov 17, 2020 3:13 am
Forum: NConvert
Topic: Batch for IPTC Tags
Replies: 10
Views: 2219

Re: Batch for IPTC Tags

I have exactly the same need and problem. I want to use a file characteristic (e.g. filename) and place it into a metadata field. But I want to do this for many files, not just one at a time. The Ctl-I edit metadata feature lets me write static data to a selection of files. But if I use the feature ...