How to add metadata to the file while using upload widget or fileupload

How to add metadata to the file while using upload widget or fileupload

  

How to add metadata like title, author, subject etc while uploading a file using upload widget or FileUpload forge component.

Hello Som,

From where is comming the meta data?

You can always add attributes to the entity, as you will need to save the binary, you can add the information at the same time.


Eduardo Jauch wrote:

Hello Som,

From where is comming the meta data?

You can always add attributes to the entity, as you will need to save the binary, you can add the information at the same time.


Hello Eduardo,

The metadata will be set programatically by us which uploading the file.

You can refer to the screenshot for the metadata details of a file when we click on properties. I need those field to be populated from the upload task action.


Thanks,

Som


Hi Som,

The pptx file is a zip file with a certain file structure. To add the kind of metadata that you want:

Cheers,

José

José Costa wrote:

Hi Som,

The pptx file is a zip file with a certain file structure. To add the kind of metadata that you want:

Cheers,

José

Thanks Jose for your detailed steps.

Is there any other straight forward way to achieve this.

Please do let me know.

Best,

Som


Hi Som,

I do not know of another way to achieve what you want...

Cheers,

José

Solution

For now we have written a custom plugin which takes below input:

  • Source File(Binary Data)
  • Title(string)

Output: Updated File(Binary Data).


Solution