Wolfram Language & System 11.0 (2016)|Legacy Documentation

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IncludeMetaInformation

IncludeMetaInformation
is an option for Import, Thumbnail, and other functions to specify what types of metadata to include.

DetailsDetails

  • Included metadata typically gets stored in the MetaInformation option of the object.
  • The following settings can be used for IncludeMetaInformation:
  • Automaticautomatically determine what to be included
    Allall metadata to be included
    Noneno metadata to be included
    {class1,}classes of metadata to include
  • Available metadata classes for images include "Exif", "IPTC", and "XMP".

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Most functions by default import all available metadata:

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Imported metadata:

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Imported classes of metadata for a JPEG file:

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Create a thumbnail image with no metadata:

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Specify metadata classes to get imported:

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Introduced in 2016
(11.0)